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Add these Click Clack Peep activities to your upcoming farm-themed unit studies. Your students are going to love this pack!
As you head into spring and start planning your farm unit, be sure to add Click, Clack, Peep and this printable book companion to your list of things to do.
Doreen Cronin is a popular children’s book writer. Her stories are engaging, and they’re favorites with many preschool and early elementary aged kids.
Click, Clack, Peep! is one of the books in Doreen Cronin’s “Click Clack” book series. In this story, there’s someone new on the farm and he’s keeping all the animals awake! How will the animals ever get Baby Duck to sleep?
Click Clack Peep Activities
Below are some fun teaching ideas and a printable book companion to help make this a meaningful read aloud for your students.
After reading the story with your kiddos, choose a fun snack and a craft to extend the experience.
The book companion below goes right along with the story. The activities will help you dig deeper into the book with your kids.
FUN CONNECTIONS TO MAKE WITH THE STORY
Animal sounds – In this story, we’re introduced to many animals that live on the farm. Talk about the sounds that each animal makes.
Ducks – This is a great time to learn about ducks. In the book companion, you’ll find a report form on which kids can write everything they learn.
Bedtime – The animals in the story are trying to help Little Duck go to sleep so they can go to sleep themselves. Let kids talk about their bedtime rituals.
Click Clack Peep Hands-On Activities
In the story, Duck tries to get Little Duck to sleep by rocking him back and forth on Farmer Brown’s tractor. Kids can make their very own tractor craft with popsicle sticks and buttons.
Use this Click Clack Peep felt story pattern to create hands-on story manipulatives that are perfect for retelling the story over and over again.
More Click Clack Books
Fill your book basket with more Click Clack books. Most of these books can be found at your local library or used bookstore.
If you have a hard time finding them, you can order them through my Amazon affiliate links by clicking the images below.
Click, Clack, Moo I Love You! – Little Duck and all of her friends on the farm celebrate Valentine’s Day by inviting a newcomer to join in the fun.
Click, Clack, Quack to School! – They can stand in line (sort of), use indoor voices (perhaps), and are capable of sharing (rumor has it), so the Click Clack critters are ready for school…but is school ready for them?
Thump, Quack, Moo – As Farmer Brown designs the corn maze for the festival, Duck does some designing of his own. Guess who’s in for a big surprise?
download your printables
Your students will enjoy these fun learning activities. In this printable pack, you will find the following activities:
- Character cards – perfect for retelling the story or for sequencing practice
- Story analysis – identify characters, setting, and events
- Story sequence – describe the beginning, middle, and end of the story
- Main events – draw and write two events from the story
- Favorite character – draw and describe their favorite character
- Favorite part of the story – draw and describe their favorite part of the story
- Setting – draw and describe the setting of the story
- Animal sounds – identify the sound each farm animal makes
- Word work – cut/paste or write the name of each farm animal
- and more!
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