This Gruffalo lesson plan also includes:
By listening to the story, The Gruffalo, 1st graders work on describing characters, settings, and major events in a story. They answer questions about key details from the text, and describe the main characters in the story using their own words. They attempt to figure out what the word gruffalo might mean based on the illustration on the front cover of the book. As the story unfolds, the teacher leads the class through a discovery process by asking specific questions that are embedded in the plan.