The difference between a spider and an insect is taught in “Little Miss Muffet Learns about Spiders”
Little Miss Muffet learns the difference between an insect and a spider
Little Miss Muffet sits on the tuffet to see if the spider returns. She has studied books and observed her surroundings and therefore knows specific details about spiders and insects. Consequently, this new knowledge helps her overcome her fear of spiders and she is anxious to share it with the spider in the story.
Students will read and discover important scientific facts about the difference between a spider and an insect in this printable guided reading book and PowerPoint ebook that uses the familiar Mother Goose rhyme of Little Miss Muffet. Children will be on their way to becoming an entomologist and an arachnologist through this memorable book. Moreover, this creative resource will help students learn to read. They will be able to recite a fun rhyming text while tracking each word.
The resource includes a printable 20 page guided reading book and a PowerPoint Show of the book. In addition, the text is easy for young readers to recite, track, and read. Additionally, the book includes full-color illustrations by award-winning author and illustrator, Dawn Stephens that also visually explain the differences between a spider and an insect’s body parts, legs, and eyes.
You can download this creative teacher resource and print an individual book for each student. Further, the PowerPoint Show can be projected on a large screen and allow the students to read the story as a group. Certainly, this resource will allow you to teach reading and science at the same time.
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