Theme Pockets, August, Grades 1-3 – Teacher Resource, E-book EMC 591i

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EMC Number: 591i

Page Count: 96

EAN: 9781596735002

Theme Pockets, August contains reproducibles galore--minibooks, patterns, and writing forms. Interactive bulletin boards, a calendar form, and up-to-date bibliographies included. Step-by-step instructions provided, including ways to make book covers extra special. Lots of reproducible illustrations included. Help your students make books with pockets, and they'll have a resource they created themselves of which they can be proud.

The three topics for August and examples of the activities that go in the pockets are:

One of a Kind:

  • celebrate individual uniqueness—make a child-shaped book about "you"
  • my family book on a ring
  • generations art project
  • friends accordion book
  • my pet pop-up book
  • individual trading cards

Ocean Habitats:

  • learn about tide pools
  • kelp forest
  • the deep sea
  • the open ocean
  • tide pool minibook
  • hermit crab pull-tab book
  • sea otter facts book
  • deep sea crayon resist
  • thumbprint school of fish

Insect Riddles:

  • bee and ladybug minibooks
  • ladybug writing
  • bee puppet
  • riddle "poof" book
  • shape poem

Lessons include:

  • colorful art projects
  • creative writing
  • nonfiction writing
  • science
  • informational reading and writing
This resource contains teacher support pages, reproducible student pages, and an answer key.
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