Miss Nelson is Missing Activities

Ignite classroom joy with Miss Nelson is Missing activities! From designing disguises to sparking literacy Arts skills–download now for an enchanting learning experience.

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41 pages

Grades PreK-3


Get ready to dive into Miss Nelson is Missing activities that’ll have your students and little learners giggling with glee. They’ll bring the story to life with every stroke as they illustrate captivating scenes straight from the pages. But that’s not all! They’ll come up with cunning camouflage for Miss Nelson herself! Through small group prompts and activities, social skills will blossom, fostering connections that rival the book’s heartwarming story. But it doesn’t end there! Inspire imagination and knowledge-craving minds with these activities that’ll ring in your classroom like Miss Nelson is Missing.

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

  • design a new book cover.
  • color the characters.
  • illustrate scenes from the story.
  • design a new disguise for miss nelson.
  • sequence the story.
  • complete sentence starters.
  • write and sort character traits.
  • compare and contrast the characters.
  • write about the story’s lesson.
  • reflect on the book.
  • apply writing skills with included writing templates and prompts.
  • practice reading comprehension with included discussion questions for beginning, middle, and end of the book.
  • engage in social skills with included small group prompts and activities.
  • develop fine motor skills with the included coloring, tracing, cutting, and gluing activities. 

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

Harry Allard's Miss Nelson is Missing teaches children to appreciate their classroom teachers. Even though she is kind and soft-spoken, she finds it difficult to keep her students calm. In the absence of Miss Nelson, Miss Viola Swamp acts as the substitute teacher. Is Miss Swamp’s sharp and short disposition liable to affect how students treat Miss Nelson? Buy the book.

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