Goldilocks and the Three Bears

1st - 2nd

Students complete pre reading, writing, post reading activities for the book Goldilocks and the Three Bears. In this guided reading lesson plan, students complete writing, go over vocabulary, answer short answer questions, have discussions, and more.

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30 mins

Folk and Fairy Tale Readers: Goldilocks and the Three Bears

This printable version of "Goldilocks and the Three Bears" is just right for developing the reading skills of young learners. Including a series of fun illustrations and an easy-to-follow repetitive structure, the story is sure to engage children in becoming fluent readers.

Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Students complete a variety of activities related to story of "Goldilocks and the Three Bears" as written by James Marshall. They retell the story using flannel board pieces, discuss alternative endings for the story, and create illustrations for their new ending. Students also sort items by size and cook and eat porridge.

The Story Of The Three Bears Retold

In these language arts worksheets, students will read the story of The Three Bears. Students will analyze the tale by Ellen Baumwoll and demonstrate a comprehension of its moral.

Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Young scholars develop problem-solving solutions for the bears in the story of Goldilocks and the Three Bears. They listen to the story, answer who, what, where, when, and why of the story, and create an illustration of an action plan for the bears in the story.

Alaska's Three Bears

Students read "Alaska's Three Bears". For this Alaskan lesson, students locate Alaska on a map, learn about animals found in Alaska, and discuss animal adaptations that help them survive. An activity to write about bear facts is included.

Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Students generate ideas to solve a problem.  In this probelm identification and solution implementation lesson, students listen to Goldilocks and the Three Bears, determine ways to help the bears solve their problem, devise an action plan and create illustrations of their solutions.


First graders use sequencing to recall and tell the story of Goldilocks and the Three Bears. They create a storyboard using pencils first and then crayons with six illustrations in sequence.

Goldilocks Live!!!

Study story elements with your young learners. Read Goldilocks and the Three Bears and discuss the order of events by making a story panel out of butcher paper. Sentences are given as suggestions for the panel, though you may compose your own depending on age level. Teach your class about sequencing with this classic tale!

Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Students analyze classic children's stories by creating story maps.  In this children's literature lesson, students read Goldilocks and the Three Bears, and practice retelling the story with picture cards that need to be put into the correct order.  Students utilize the Internet to fill in a story map chart and an on-line puzzle about Goldilocks and the Bears.

Three Bears

In this bears learning exercise, students read facts about bears, complete multiple choice questions, fill in the blanks to sentences, and more. Students complete 4 activities.

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