The Crayons Love Our Planet



The Crayons Love Our Planet by DeWalt and Jeffers, is a great book for exploring World Environment Day, Earth Day and/or Arbor Day.

Pre Reading Prediction

  • predictions from the cover
  • predictions for what will happen after two pages
  • Interactive Flap Page for recording predictions

Vocabulary Tasks

  • Alphabet Key
  • Word Wall
  • Words to describe our planet

Summary templates

  • What did the crayons draw?
  • Recount Template

Print and Go templates include

  • I see, I think, I wonder
  • 3-2-1 facts-opinions-questions
  • Plus, minus, and interesting parts
  • Text to Text, Self, World
  • Write a sequel
  • Sequencing task with two options
  • Wordfind – two options

Book Report

  • Read the text and decide if you would recommend it to others.

Craft Idea

  • Create a display with our Earth and choices for headers and footers

Related packs can be found here.

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