Core, has made an excellent companion packet for the popular book “Click,
Clack, Moo, Cows that Type.” The book is written by Doreen Cronin and Betsy Lewin. You must purchase
the book separately, but I would wager that 90% of all school libraries have
this book available to borrow! It is a wonderful book for a variety ages with a fun focus
on onomatopoeia. What’s onomatopoeia? A word whose sound imitates its meaning
(e.g. “click” and “clack”).
companion. It has many outstanding
features and targets students in grades first through third. She lists specific links to the CCSS, which is a HUGE plus.
Instructions are clear and concise. I really like that she has included actual
pictures demonstrating how she uses anchor charts in a lesson. See below!
rubrics that are KID-FRIENDLY! These bright, colorful rubrics will help
students understand what we are expecting them to do AND how they are
list with worksheets that require the student to write a definition AND draw a
picture illustrating the definition. There are assessment pages to measure a
student’s vocabulary acquisition and comprehension of wh-questions. Makes
taking data EASY! She also covers defining character traits (matching the descriptors to the character) as well as cause
and effect relationships.
companion to Click, Clack, Moo that you will find useful for MANY of your
Looking for more 5-star ideas? Check out all of the sites listed below: