Thanks for such great positive feedback from my The Mitten Companion packet! I heard your requests for more packets like that one, so today I am bringing your a companion for Polar Bear, Polar Bear, What Do You Hear? Polar Bear, Polar Bear, What Do You Hear? is a 59 page companion pack for the Bill Martin Jr/Eric Carle book. Here’s a peek at what is in the packet! The packet is appropriate for children preschool – first grade. With ideas and activities for low tech AAC, comprehension, retelling, sequencing, vocabulary, and phonological awareness. Sequencing: Cut and glue to complete the story sequence. Comprehension: Answer reading comprehension questions in WH and Yes/No format. The Bingo: Play bingo to work on a variety of speech and language objectives (examples provided.) Basic Concepts: Use the cards to have students identify/name basic spatial concepts. Category Sorting: Sort the animals from the story into the given category sorting mats. Felt Board/Puppet Cutouts: Make story pieces for retell. Add popsicle sticks to make puppets. Add velcro to the back of each picture to make them felt board pieces. Print either small or large pictures depending on your needs. Adapted Circle Idea: Use low-tech AAC devices to target sound discrimination and allow minimally verbal students to participate during circle time. Sentence Strips: Use the sentence strips to increase expressive language and articulation. Phonological Awareness: Counting syllables and initial sound worksheets. Answer sheet included for independent work. Game Board: Use the game board as a reinforcer for any learning activity. Articulation: Do-A-Dot reinforcer sheet and homework page. You can grab the Do-A-Dot reinforcer FREE on my TPT page. Just click on the download preview button! Find the packet in my TPT store for purchase. Let me know what you think! What other books do you want to see a unit for?
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Jodi K. says
This looks completely awesome. Can’t wait to use it 🙂
I am having trouble finding this on TPT. I really want it for my new LS class. Can you help me?
Hi Amy! I took it down because Eric Carle Materials have been banned due to copyright.
Hi! Isn’t there a way to send this material to me? I’m having a really hard time to find good material to work with this book.
Sorry Rachel, Eric Carle no longer lets his work be shared so it’s breaking copyright to share it. Thats the reason the stuff is hard to find!
Bummer! I was thrilled to find this today and ready to buy it. But what a treasure – I will be buying my playgroup materials here frequently!
Hello! I searched your TpT store and cannot find this bundle anywhere! 🙁 I reeeeaaaally want to use it with my moderate/severe kiddos at school! Please help!! 🙂 Thanks!