Turtle who Lived by the Pond Lesson Download


Integration Ideas: Animals|Environment|Fantasy|Habitats|Plot Sequence|Predicting|Reality|Story Elements|Visualizing
Concepts/Skills Taught: Collaboration|Planning|Transformation
Room Arrangements: Open

SKU: 3675 Category:


Turtle who Lived by the Pond Lesson:  Fantasy and Reality

Objective: students use transformation and delineate reality from fantasy in a drama.

Which part is fantasy and which reality in the story of the turtle who wants to be something he is not?  Turtle learns a very vital lesson along the way in this story titled, “The Turtle Who Lived by the Pond.” From plot twist to plot twist, students plan and play a series of transformations into objects and animals.  Download the story to complete the lesson.  Review our techniques for viewing and sharing student work before you have the students present their stories to others.     This lesson is part of our recommended sequence in the Second Grade Curriculum.