Big Idea: I can tell the main characters, settings and the big events of a story.
1. Main Character of the Story
Vocabulary – Folktale — Character — Plot — Setting
Kagan numbered heads for vocabulary.
Story tell the Traditional Tale of Little Red Riding Hood.
Sing the Character Song. [Main Character]
Beginning – Middle – End Game with Wolf Puppet [plot]
Higher Order Thinking – how are the two wolves different. Describe the character of each wolf.
Reflect: Pick one of the stories. If you switched the character of the Big Bad Wolf with Brother Wolf , would that change the ending of the story? How would it change the ending of the story?
Click on photo from pixabay to go to Safari Montage wolf video
Part 2 – the setting of the story.
The Forest can be a setting for a story.
Read the story FALL – noticing the colors.
Do leaves change colors in Florida? Not like up north but —
We are a Warmer Climate – but there are some Fall Colors
demo how – by clicking on the photo
and then move kids to their computers – after they click in from Digital Lab – K computer – click the Leafy Lafoo
they will use – and after everyone is sitting they can put on their headphones.
1. Draw a Leaf
2. Catch and sort
What Colors did you see?
Gunnywolf ABC story and song
[books are put in ABC order by authors Last name]
Note: this lesson is a 2 session lesson:
Big Idea: I can tell the main characters, settings and the big events of a story
Learning Objectives: Students will identify the characters, setting and major events in the story
Performance Task: listen to story,song, whole group demo word clouds , watch animoto, create book online fall
Tagxedo Link – use fall leaves
Go to Makerspace for K – create your own wolf.
1.Extention: NF Books- Autumn leaves [links with previous lesson Fall into Leaves – did you know facts]
2.Technology- with help will make word clouds of leaves/ colors Tagxedo [ forest setting of the story] – watch animoto video including all the colors
3. Higher Level thinking skills – comparing Native American Wolf folklore to the German Version – why wolves are respected?
Folktale: German folk tale :Part 1 – Little Red Riding Hood traditional: ,Part 2 – Brother Wolf [Native American Tale]/ if time: Gunnywolf [Appalachian tale},
Cultural Diversity: Folktale from Germany ,Native America
StandardsLA.K.LAFS.K.RL.3.9, LA.K.LAFS.K.SL.2.5, LA.K.LAFS.K.RL.1.3, LA.K.LAFS.K.W.2.6
ESOLComputer-AssistedRealiaSong/MusicStory TellingTapes/VideosTotal Physical Response