Dandelion by Don Freeman
Students read and discuss the book, "Dandelion," by Don Freeman. They answer discussion questions, and create a lion face/dandelion using various craft materials.
K - 2nd English Language Arts 3 Views 4 Downloads
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7 mins K - 3rd English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Library Skills and Literature
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K - 5th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Big Grammar Book
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K - 8th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Home Sweet Home: Challenge Activities (Theme 5)
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1st English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Down on the Farm: English Language Development Lessons (Theme 8)
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K English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
A Reading Guide to Sarah, Plain and Tall
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1st - 5th English Language Arts
Introduce Vocabulary: Dandelion (Freeman)
Dandelion the lion is dapper and elegant; young readers learn these and more vocabulary words as they read Don Freeman's story Dandelion (hint: this strategy can be applied to any book). Familiarize pupils with the new words before...
K - 3rd English Language Arts