Thursday, November 29, 2012

Gingerbread Unit

Here's the whole week in a nutshell!

*Watched story Gingerbread Man

*Discussed main parts of Gingerbread Man story and completed our Story Map

*Discussed verbs from the story and brainstormed a list of other verbs on our gingerbread man

*Used verbs in our pocket chart poem

*Listened to story Gingerbread Man again
*Sequenced the story whole group

*Sequenced the story individually

*Read emergent reader

*Listened to the Gingerbread Man again
*Read story the Gingerbread Baby by Jan Brett
*completed a Venn Diagram, whole group, comparing the two stories

*Completed an individual Venn Diagram comparing the 2 stories:

*Reread Gingerbread Baby
*Graphed which story we liked best

*Recorded our information on our own graphs and discussed the results of our data. 
(Forgot to get a picture of one but it looks like this:)

Friday (plans for tomorrow):
*Writing:  My favorite story
No pictures of course since it's only Thursday now, but you get the idea!  

If you're interested in any of these activities you can check the pack out here:


  1. Hi Michelle,
    I've tried clicking on the last picture to link to your gingerbread unit, but it's not taking me anywhere ...

  2. This looks great!!


  3. Are there links to the above templates in your post? I am not seeing the link if there is one.

  4. Hi,
    I found your unit on TPT, but are the pictures for the story map included? I didn't see them in the preview. I love the whole unit! Thanks.