Students could count the amount of letters in their name and compare them with the other students in the class. This is also a great book for discussiStudents could count the amount of letters in their name and compare them with the other students in the class. This is also a great book for discussing bullying and the importance of treating others with acceptance and support....more

The book goes through different ways to could to 100. This book would be perfect to introduce or refresh about different ways to count to 100 or diffeThe book goes through different ways to could to 100. This book would be perfect to introduce or refresh about different ways to count to 100 or different ways to add numbers together to equal 100. It also goes through other objects that could be counted. Students could go on a hunt where they would have to hunt for how many of a certain item there are. ...more

This book could be read during the explain portion of a 5E lesson about insects. There is a glossary of terms that could be used for evaluation by havThis book could be read during the explain portion of a 5E lesson about insects. There is a glossary of terms that could be used for evaluation by having the terms on note cards, and the definition on another note card. The students would then need to match the term with the definition. I would read this book with 1st-3rd grade.

This book can be used for counting because many of the pages have pictures with numerous bugs on it, such as one page has 30+ honey bees on it. Students could how many of certain bugs from the book there are in it. This could be done after reading the book to use as an assessment of whether the student understands what that bug is. For example, if they know what a honeybee is, then they will not have any problem counting the honeybees. The teacher could do this without the words on the page, if that is necesary to keep the students from looking at the word....more