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44 resources with the concept jan brett

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Who's Inside the Mitten?

For Teachers K - 2nd
Learners read "The Mitten", by Jan Brett. They discuss vocabulary presented in the story and sequence significant plot events. They make masks to represent several of the characters and act out the story.
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The Animals of the Umbrella

For Teachers Pre-K - K
If you're reading Jan Brett's The Umbrella, a presentation featuring the animals from the story is an excellent way to augment your lesson. Featuring gorgeous photographs of rainforest animals, as well as Spanish phrases and English...
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The Mitten

For Teachers K - 3rd
Cover scarcity with "The Mitten" by Jan Brett with a lesson based around the short story and a discussion about what happens when there isn't enough of something to go around.
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Gingerbread Baby and Lapbook Printables

For Teachers Pre-K - 2nd
The perfect companion to Jan Brett's Gingerbread Baby is a series of printables featuring several different types of activities. Kids can practice handwriting, spelling, matching, and drawing with gingerbread baby cutouts. Lots of fun no...
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Gingerbread - Jan Brett

For Teachers K - 2nd
Learners participate in literature and technology based activities. In this literature and technology lesson, students listen to a read aloud of Jan Brett's, The Gingerbread Baby. They practice comprehension strategies, discuss the...
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Focus Story: The Mitten

For Teachers 2nd - 4th
Young scholars explore language arts by analyzing a story with their classmates. In this poetry identification lesson, students read the book The Mittens and identify the characters, plot and settings in the story. Young scholars recite...
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Author Study: Jan Brett

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Students use the Internet to access information about author and illustrator Jan Brett's books and career. They complete online activities, read interviews and play related games.
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Who's Inside The Mitten?

For Teachers K - 2nd
Learners use the Jan Brett story, 'The Mitten,' to develop self-confidence and improve their oral language skills. They also practice performing in front of a group. Students take on the various roles that the animals play in the story.
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An Author Study of Jan Brett

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Jan Brett, the author of many beloved children's books, is well worth a study. Try out this winter-themed unit, which covers areas of language arts as well as art, math, science, and social studies.
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Hat Lesson Plan

For Teachers Pre-K - 1st
Students demonstrate how to use illustrations to make predictions. In this reading comprehension lesson, students read the book The Hat by Jan Brett and make predictions about what will happen in the text. Students print out animal masks...
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An Introduction to Jan Brett

For Teachers K - 1st
Students explore the concept of Jan Brett.  In this author study instructional activity, students are introduced to several Jan Brett books with visuals, listening centers, and video.  Students browse the internet in search of...
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Honey... Honey... Lion! Lesson Plan

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students explore the work of Jan Brett. In this read Honey... Honey... Lion! Students then play a game based in the story that engages their locomotor skills.
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Understanding Stories

For Teachers K
Students engage in a activity that is about the increase of reading comprehension. They read the book "The Mitten" by Jan Brett and then list the main characters of the story. They discuss some of the main ideas in the story like having...
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Readers Theatre: The Three Snow Bears

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Learners dramatize the story, Three Snow Bears by Jan Brett. In this readers theatre lesson, students read the story and then dramatize the events during readers theatre. There is an included script.
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Trouble with Trolls

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders read Trouble with Trolls. In this author/illustrator lesson, 2nd graders read a story and discuss their favorite parts. Students make predictions and connections to the book. 
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Holiday Gift

For Teachers Pre-K - 1st
Learners create a pair of mittens as a gift.  In this arts and crafts lesson, students read a story called The Mitten and create a pair that fits their five year old hands.  Learners utilize different markers, paint and thread to...
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Let's Make Cornbread

For Teachers 1st - 2nd
Young scholars read and discuss the book Annie and the Wild Animals by Jan Brett. In this author study instructional activity, students read the text and discuss the events in the story. Young scholars make a connection to the text by...
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Mitten Lesson

For Teachers Pre-K - 2nd
Learners read The Mitten by Jan Brett.  In this reading comprehension instructional activity, students analyze a story and the effects of the author's words.  Learners utilize computer programs to create a podcast retelling the story in...
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Integrating the Internet into the Curriculum: Jan Brett Author Study

For Teachers 1st
First graders explore the work of Jan Brett. In this interdisciplinary lesson, 1st graders use technology to create a multimedia presentation regarding the research they conduct about the author Jan Brett.
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Jan Brett Author Study

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students practice utilizing the internet to look up information on the author Jan Brett and the books she wrote. They visit a variety of websites to assess the biography of Jan Brett and retell a story that she wrote in their own words...