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There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed Some Leaves Storia Teaching Guide
There was an old lady who swallowed some leaves? Little learners read a new version of the old swallow story with a fall twist as they try to answer the big question; Why is that lady swallowing all that weird stuff? The teacher's guide includes pre-reading activities, rhyming vocabulary practice, modeled and shared reading ideas, worksheets, flashcards, and cross-curricular extension ideas based on the story.
K - 2nd Language Arts 261 Views 324 Downloads CCSS: Designed
There Was An Old Lady That Swallowed a Fly
Students complete activities with the book There Was An Old Lady That Swallowed a Fly. For this literature lesson, students hear the story and recognize the animals. They create fly soup and discuss healthy foods and junk foods.
K Health 10 Views 25 Downloads
Understanding Figurative Language: "Swallow Hook, Line, and Sinker
Even if your language arts class has never been fishing, they can understand the popular idiom "Swallow hook, line, and sinker." They review the definition of idioms and how they don't mean what they literally say. Then, they observe context clues to define the idiom of focus.
5 mins 7th - 9th Language Arts 3 Views 2 Downloads CCSS: Designed
I Know an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly
Preschoolers will love learning the song, " I Know an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly" with this PowerPoint. Each slide contains an image of an old lady and the animal she swallowed. Note: Audio does not appear to be working, however this song is available on CD, or better yet, have your students provide the sound track.
Pre-K - K Language Arts 3 Views 7 Downloads
Old Lady That Swallowed a Fly
Youngsters listen to the story, "There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly." After discussing the story, going over new vocabulary, and repeating the rhymes in the story, they study the parts of a fly. They finish by creating a fly on the computer and printing it out for their science folder.
K - 1st Language Arts 3 Views 25 Downloads
I Know an Old Lady
Young learners sing the song "I Know an Old Who Swallowed a Fly." They learn to track the words on a pocket chart and identify rhymes in the song as they are learning. Using illustrations, a flip chart, and the song, the teacher will help learners identify the written words as they grow familiar with the words to the song.
Pre-K - K Language Arts 3 Views 21 Downloads
There Was an Old Woman Who Swallowed a Fly
Here is an entertaining way to introduce your language learners to several significant grammatical structures. The children’s rhyme, There Was an Old Woman Who Swallowed a Fly, contains examples of noun and relative clauses for the class to study.
2nd - Higher Ed Language Arts 3 Views 13 Downloads
There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly
Fourth graders examine the new vocabulary associated with the book, There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly before listening to a teacher read aloud of the book. They complete a choral reading of the story, sequence it, and write newspaper type article using 5 W questions.
4th Language Arts 3 Views 19 Downloads
Swallowing Stones by Joyce McDonald Unit Plan
Students read Joyce McDonald's, Swallowing Stones while investigating the literary elements used in the writing. They define a large number of vocabulary words to be applied when reading. Finally, they write a persuasive essay.
10th - 11th Language Arts 13 Views 15 Downloads
I Know An Old Lady
Have your young pupils complete a variety of activities related to the story "I Know an Old Lady." They act-out the story using puppets, visit the illustrator's website, discuss his cartoon drawings for the book, and generate a list of objects that are too big for anyone to swallow.
K - 1st Language Arts 4 Views 16 Downloads
Sorting Animals by Size
Help youngsters sort and classify by reading the book There was an Old Lady who Swallowed a Fly and put the animals into size order. They will order the animals from shortest to tallest. Then they will retell the story while putting the animals in size order.
K Science 12 Views 86 Downloads
Fun Faces of Wisconsin Agriculture: Curley's Beef Fast Facts
Learners explore animal slaughter by researching the Wisconsin beef industry. In this meat statistics instructional activity, students practice using different math functions to identify how many burgers or sports equipment can be made from one slaughtered cow.
2nd - 7th Math 3 Views 11 Downloads
Dissection of the Ventilation System of a Locust
Jiminy cricket! If you find yourself plagued by fear of dissection, these locust respiratory system dissection directions will walk you through everything you need to know. Teens inspect a living locust to begin with, then jump over to the dissection of the insect (the materials call for a living locust and a cadaver locust for each group, so they do not euthanize their living insect).
9th - 12th Science 3 Views 2 Downloads
Module 7 Revision Guide - Chemistry
Two versions of this handout are provided, the second with more detailed information on the same topics. Chemistry aces survey chemical reactions, heat energy transferred, and the action of enzymes by reading this resource. You can either give it to learners as a study guide, or keep it for your own use as a lecture guide.
9th - 12th Science 10 Views 62 Downloads
New Review Greek Mythology Activities
Find all you'll need for a comprehensive, engaging unit on Greek mythology here! This resource is packed with worksheets and activities on everything from how to write a myth and the roles and symbols of the major Greek gods to oracles, omens, and identifying types of conflicts in literature.
6th - 8th Language Arts 119 Views 72 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Pre-Assessment: The Brain
Break your class in to the general structure and function of the brain. Brainiacs discuss what they know about it and create personalized brain development timelines. They also take a true-false, pre-assessment quiz to get them thinking about this central organ.
5th - 10th Science 100 Views 85 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable