Jory John’s The Bad Seed, The Good Egg, The Cool Bean, The Smart Cookie, The Couch Potato, and The Sour Grape are awesome stories with several themes that make them great for whole group, small group counseling, and individual counseling. This resource is a set of activities that companion wonderfully with the books. Activities cover social-emotional learning skills.
Lesson plan including discussion questions while reading each story
Whole or small group movement-based intro activities
4-6 worksheets for each book
Craftivity/Mini-Book for each story
Whole group processing activities (with directions for students to do in small groups or all together for emerging readers) using discussion/task cards
Google Slides (TM) activities included
These resource are a set of companion activities to go along with the stories “The Bad Seed” ,”The Good Egg”, “The Cool Bean”, “The Couch Potato” , “The Smart Cookie”, and “The Sour Grape” by Jory John. The books are not included in these resources and needs to be purchased separately.
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