All About the Picture
This lesson can be used as a pre-lesson for the What’s in a Picture? lesson plan.
Students will be able to describe the connection between the illustrations and words in a story.
Students will be able to explain the connection between illustrations and words in a story with grade level words using sentence stems.
- Display the cover of the book If You Give a Mouse a Cookie to the class.
- Say, "Today we are going to learn how the pictures in a story work with the words in the story to help us understand what we are reading."