African Legends and Folktales - told for a purpose
Students explain an African folktale and the African story telling tradition. They share a place they would like to be alone and a place they would like to be together with others.
1st - 3rd Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 12 Downloads
Number and Operations: Place Value
If your learners are learning about place value and number value comparisons, this set of engaging activities and worksheets will make your job easy! Scholars use math manipulatives to estimate and then determine how many seeds a colony...
1st - 3rd Math CCSS: Adaptable
The Clever Monkey Rides Again
Use a West African folktale to practice several different skills in your first grade classroom. Learners read The Clever Monkey Rides Again and focus on rhyming words, reading comprehension, measurement, art, movement, and word order.
1st - 2nd English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
The Clever Monkey
Your clever kindergartners will enjoy a series of activities based on the West African folktale, The Clever Monkey, adapted by Rob Cleveland. They sequence the story with pictures, copy sentences, illustrate idioms about cats, and taste...
K - 1st English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Home Sweet Home: English Language Development Lessons (Theme 5)
Through grand discussion, picture cards, and poems, enhance language proficiency with a Home Sweet Home themed unit created to support English language development. Each lesson follows a listen, speak, move, and/or look routine that...
1st English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Anansi and the Tug o' War
Combine art, math, language arts, drama, and delicious Jell-o with a lesson plan based on the African folktale Anansi and the Tug o' War. Kids make predictions and discuss plot points of the story before joining in on enrichment...
K - 2nd English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Harriet Tubman Reading Comprehension
Young pupils not only discover major characteristics and events in the life of Harriet Tubman, but also develop essential reading comprehension skills, such as identifying the main idea, differentiating between fact and opinion, and...
2nd - 4th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable