Recommended for: Grades K-2
Number of pages: 59
Editable: Yes, all text is editable
Formats: PPT, Google Slides, and PDF
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- 10 slides are whole class discussion slides that review the five senses and what we see, feel, hear, taste, and smell during spring.
- 41 slides are “scrolling presentation” slides that are great for extending lessons or scrolling in the library during checkout and downtimes.
- –Students can complete these as they watch the presentation. They are looking for information and objects. Includes two hunts, one easier and one more difficult. Text is editable.
- –This is a printable list of the books featured in the presentation.
- Detailed explanation of how I have used themed library lessons like this one for storytime on the “Specials” rotation. (10 pages, PDF)
- Google™ Classroom Basics (4 pages, PDF)
- Instructions on how to set up PPT slide timings for digital bulletin boards (2 pages, PDF)
- Detailed prep instructions and lesson plan (2 pages)
- link to suggested storytime song (“Spring” by Vivaldi)
- sign language slide and how-to link (“spring”)
- spring and the five senses discussion slides
- Every slide in the presentation is illustrated with brightly-colored, high-resolution clipart for K-2.
- 41 slides for Grades K-2
- Includes brief descriptions of 7 spring holidays: St. Patrick’s Day, April Fool’s Day, Easter, Earth Day, Holi, Mother’s Day, and Ramadan (it’s in the spring through 2023)
- 10 visual booktalks; includes picture books, fiction, nonfiction, and 1 poetry book–all are spring-themed
- 2 “Did you Know”
- 1 spring riddle
- 1 “What do you think?”
- 3 “Would you rather?”
- 1 “What does it mean?” (explains a common spring simile)
- 2 trivia questions with answers
- 1 library review question (book spine and why it’s important)
- vocabulary words: equinox and pastel
- this week’s birthdays
- weekly schedule and agenda
- checkout reminders (you add your own!)
- two versions, differentiated
- gives students something to look for while slides scroll
- editable text in PowerPoint and PDF