The Gingerbread Man Goes Around the World
Learn how other countries and cultures tell stories using the Gingerbread Man theme.
Listening - Read Aloud with Puppets
Have each student make a puppet using the Gingerbread Man Puppet Templates.  Depending on class size there will be several made of the same puppet.

  • Activity #1 - Read the Gingerbread Man story aloud.  As the the children hear the names of their puppets have them move the puppets up and down.
  • Activity #2 - Read the Gingerbread Man story aloud.  As the children hear the names of their puppets ask them to line up in story sequence.

ELA-S&L.K.2. Confirm understanding of a text read aloud or information presented orally or through other media by asking and answering questions about key details and requesting clarification if something is not understood.
Presentation of Knowledge and Ideas
ELA-S&L.K.5. Add drawings or other visual displays to descriptions as desired to provide additional detail.