Too Many Carrots Activities

Too Many Carrots activities engage students in sequencing, parts of speech, and habitats. The diverse set of activities are great for differentiated instruction, and support English Language Arts and Science. 

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47 pages

Grades PreK-3


Young readers will have buckets of fun as they sort, label, and define with the Too Many Carrots activities. These low and no-prep activities engage students in English Language Arts skills like analyzing characters, summarizing the story, and sorting adjectives. The Science activities engage students to identify and design animal homes!

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

  • form letters
  • compare and contrast
  • adjectives
  • sequence and summarize a story
  • identify story elements: characters, setting, problem, solution, cause, and effect
  • make connections
  • define vocabulary
  • sort facts and opinions
  • trace, illustrate, cut, glue
  • construct carrot puzzles
  • illustrate animal homes
  • compare and contrast animals
  • research rabbits
  • label a rabbit
  • play Simon Says
  • build an animal home
  • reflect on and respond to discussion questions and writing prompts

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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