I’m Brave Activities

Rev up learning engines with I’m Brave activities! This pack is the ultimate toolkit to set learning about community helpers on fire with engaging and interactive fun! 

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33 pages

Grades PK-2


Set your read-aloud ablaze with excitement — in the most educational way, of course! Look no further than our sizzlin’ pack of I’m Brave Activities! Not only will these activities ignite a love for learning, but they also come with an array of fire safety activities. Prepare to fan the flames of education and safety all in one!

Spark learning with our I’m Brave activities — they’ll set English Language Arts and Social Studies ablaze with academic fun. Whether your fiery fiction fans are coloring, tracing, or alphabetizing they’ll develop fine motor and literacy skills at the same time. More than that, they also get learners up, moving, and collaborating with role playing, discussion questions, and other real-world simulations!

Prepare to make your lessons blaze with brilliance and fun! Get your I’m Brave Activities today and let your luminous learning adventures begin!

As a result of the included activities, students will be able to:

  • color images related to the story.
  • trace vocabulary terms from the story.
  • draw tools from the story.
  • alphabetize story vocabulary.
  • write facts about fire trucks and firefighters.
  • write character traits that describe firefighters.
  • label a fire truck.
  • compare and contrast community helpers.
  • complete a fire truck craft.
  • apply writing skills with writing templates and prompts.
  • practice reading comprehension through discussion questions for beginning, middle, and end of the book.
  • engage in social skills through whole group prompts and activities.
  • develop fine motor skills through coloring, tracing, cutting, and gluing.
  • participate in role play. 
  • work together to develop a fire safety plan.

These activities can be used by the whole group, at stations or centers, or provide student choice. They’re perfect for differentiation and focusing on specific learning goals and skills. 

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About the Book

Sound the alarm for this rollicking read-aloud brought to you by the dynamite duo behind I Stink! and I'm Dirty! I'm Brave! is part of Kate and Jim McMullan's laugh-out-loud series that features a character that's really heating things up: a fearless fire truck! Young readers will be delighted by the sounds of sirens, water tanks, hoses, fire engines, and more. They’ll feel like they’re side-by-side this mighty fire truck from start to finish. Buy the book.

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