Spring books for kindergarten and first grade. See some of my favorite read-aloud lesson and activities for spring! Ideas and directed drawing too.
Spring Books: Piggie Pie
These photos are from Stephanie Stewart who teaches first grade. Here students worked on sequencing the story.
Then students add the retelling to their notebook as well. If they get confused, they can always go back to the class chart.
Here are a few other comprehension lessons for Piggie Pie.
and I just want to share this adorable student illustration!
Spring Books: Craft Extension
We love doing directed drawings. Here are just a few samples.
Spring Books: Tops and Bottoms
Students did a great job of making predictions.
and retelling the text.
Spring Books for Kindergarten and First-Grade
Here are a few more of my favorite springtime books!
- Piggie Pie
- The Easter Bunny’s Assistant
- The Three Billy Goats Fluff
- Tops and Bottoms
- Chickens Aren’t the Only Ones
- The Good Egg
Where can I find the activities to go with these books?
We have created reading comprehension units to go along with these books. You can check them out below:
You can find our Engaging Reading Activities Below:
Read more about our Engaging Readers Units in these posts below:
- Nerdy Birdy Tweets Close Reading
- Dragons Love Tacos Reading Lesson Ideas
- Spider Informational Text Activities
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