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This How to Make a Sundae sequencing activity is perfect for young learners. They’ll practice handwriting and sequencing at the same time!
Add these sequencing activities to your literacy centers, and your kids will work on handwriting, sequencing, storytelling, and coloring in one amazing activity!
How to Make a Sundae Sequencing
The best thing about these free homeschool printables is that they double as an educational activity. Your kids will have so much fun completing them, they won’t even realize they’re learning.
To get started, print out the sentence sequencing pages on regular printer paper. You can staple them together to make a book, or you can give your child one page at a time.
This free printable pack contains two sets of sequencing activities. One is color and the other black and white. Choose which one works best for your homeschool or classroom needs.
These “How to Make a Sundae” story sequencing activities allow kids to focus on each step of the task separately. There are several different ways you can present and use them.
For younger children, I would present the pages in order from beginning to end.
Older children should be able to put a jumbled stack of pages in sequential order on their own. They should be able to do this by looking at the pictures even if they can’t yet read the sentences.
To use the printables, have your children read the first sentence on each page. If your kids aren’t reading yet, read the sentence to them pointing to each word so they can follow along.
Next, have them trace the second sentence. This will help them practice proper letter formation as well as tracking from left to right.
Finally, if your kids are ready, have them copy the sentence onto the blank lines at the bottom of the page. This is a great way to help them develop hand-eye coordination as they look at the sentence at the top of the page and copy it to the bottom.
Once all of the pages are complete, help your child bind them into a book. Then, have them “read” the book to friends and family.
BOOKS ABOUT ICE CREAM
Fill your book basket with a great collection of books about ice cream. Most of these books can be found at your local library or used bookstore.
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Gorilla Loves Vanilla – Sam’s Sundaes is far and away the best place on Jelly Bean Street to get your favorite ice cream flavor! One day, five animals dash through the door, hoping little Sam Sundae will whip up the ice cream treat of their dreams.
Should I Share My Ice Cream – Gerald is careful. Piggie is not. Piggie cannot help smiling. Gerald can. Gerald worries so that Piggie does not have to. Gerald and Piggie are best friends. Gerald has a big decision to make–but will he make it in time?
Curious George and the Ice Cream Surprise – George is looking for a way to beat the summer heat. Swimming, running through sprinklers, a glass of lemonade—none can help George cool off! What George really wants is a sweet, cold treat from the ice cream truck, but will he ever catch it?