Lesson Plan: The Tiny Seed

For Grades K to 2: This lesson introduces students to how a plant grows using Eric Carle’s The Tiny Seed.

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Subject: Reading Workshop, Science
Target Skills: Retell (Oral and Writing), Sequencing
Goal: Students will sequence and retell main events from the book The Tiny Seed by Eric Carle; Students will understand the general plant cycle and factors that influence growth.

The lesson plan includes:

LESSON PLAN
The Tiny Seed: Outline, Procedure, Adaptations/Modifications, Assessment, Activity Expansion

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STORYBOARDS
Li’l Stories storyboard templates are designed to help organize and guide students through formulating their ideas into a fluid story.

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CUSTOM STORYBOARDS WITH PRE-FILLED INPUTS

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TEACHERS’S GUIDE WITH ACTIVITY IDEAS, CURRICULUM MAP
Our teacher’s guide describes the Li’l Stories framework and materials in detail. It includes activity ideas, implementation tips, the curriculum map, and its alignment to common core.

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LI’L STORIES CONTENT CARDS: STORY ELEMENTS
The set includes story elements (character, setting, plot, and story sequence) question triggers to help students get started in thinking about developing their ideas for new stories.

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INSTRUCTIONS
• Download lesson plan
• Print teacher’s guide, storyboards and curriculum map on 11” by 17” sheets of paper.
• Print content cards on 8 1/2” by 11” sheets of paper, fold along the dashed line and laminate.
• Use 2″ by 2″ Post-its if you’d like students to be able to edit their stories.