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30 resources with the keyterm jan brett

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Mitten Mania

For Teachers Pre-K - 1st
Youngsters listen to the classic Jan Brett book, The Mitten, then gain strength in utilizing listening skills, developing vocabulary, practicing sequencing events, and expressing themselves through movement and art projects. This rich...
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Gingerbread Stories

For Teachers K - 2nd
Help your readers explore the concept of comparing and contrasting. They will read/listen to three books that are similar in nature. Then they use a Venn Diagram to compare and contrast these books. The topic suggested in the Gingerbread...
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The Animals in the Mitten

For Teachers Pre-K - K
If you need a visual aid for your lesson on The Animals in the Mitten by Jan Brett, consider a presentation that features pictures of each animal from the book. Each slide contains a line from the book with a vivid verb to help kids...
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Splitting Bears

For Teachers 1st - 2nd
Explore sequencing with first and second graders. As a group, they listen to the story Berlioz the Bear by Jan Brett, and then generate important events from the story as the teacher writes them on the board. They also get to cut out a...
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The Mitten

For Teachers 2nd - 4th
Explore children's literature by researching a book and it's author. Youngsters read the story The Mitten by Jan Brett and discuss the animals and characters mentioned in the story. Then, they practice retelling their favorite portion of...
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Gingerbread Baby Unit

For Teachers K - 2nd
Learners participate in a variety of activities surrounding the book, Gingerbread Baby, by Jan Brett. They can create a house, a map, ornaments, and their own books. Additionally, they can draw, paint, or write out attributes for each...
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Annie and the Wild Animals

For Teachers K - 2nd
Here is a reading comprehension lesson in which learners predict the story plot of Annie and the Wild Animals, by Jan Brett, after viewing the cover. They listen to the story, and answer story structure questions during and after the...
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Wild Christmas Reindeer Lesson Plan

For Teachers Pre-K - 2nd
Have your class participate in a discussion of Jan Brett's, Wild Christmas Reindeer. They will listen to the story as part of an author's study of Jan Brett. They look at the illustrations on each page and talk about the lesson plan that...
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Author Study: Jan Brett

For Teachers 1st - 2nd
After a unit on Jan Brett's books, this resource would be a great way to discuss what everyone has learned. Each of the slides in this presentation focuses on one of Brett's books. There are also links to quizzes and other supplementary...
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Giving Can Be Fun!

For Teachers K - 2nd
That it is better to give than receive can be a difficult concept for little ones, especially during the Christmas holiday season. A reading of Jan Brett’s, Christmas Trolls, helps children focus their attention away from what they want...
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Jan Brett Christmas Stories Comparison

For Teachers 1st - 2nd
Students explore the concept of comparisons.  In this comparison lesson, students identify the similarities and differences in two of Jan Brett's Christmas books.  Students then discuss the vocabulary used in the books for higher level...
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The Gingerbread Man

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Students complete a variety of activities related to the Jan Brett version of the book "The Gingerbread Man." They compare and contrast two versions of the story, prepare and eat gingerbread cookies, describe their gingerbread man...
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Hat Lesson Plan

For Teachers Pre-K - 2nd
Students make predictions about the story The Hat by Jan Brett, as well as retell the story. In this early childhood lesson plan, students make predictions about the story The Hat based on the illustrations. Students use animal masks...
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Making Mittens with The Mitten Book

For Teachers All
Students read The Mitten, by Jan Brett, and discuss the different animals in the book. They create a pair of paper mittens that look alike.
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Who's Inside the Mitten?

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students 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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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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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...