Imagine adding sensory bin activities to the favorite read aloud Chrysanthemum by Kevin Henkes.
Are you looking for new ways to incorporate hands-on sensory play in your classroom?
Sensory Bin Stories are based on favorite read aloud books and characters with tasks for literacy and math. You can meet your students' sensory needs and offer opportunities to play while still staying aligned with whatever curriculum your school follows!
This Sensory Bin Story features the thoughtful book (spot on for character education) Chrysanthemum by Kevin Henkes. This is a wonderful read aloud to add to your lessons during Back to School and anytime of year!
LITERACY tasks include:
Uppercase and Lowercase Alphabet Cards (2 formats)
Sight words from the read aloud book (15 cards)
Vocabulary from the read aloud book (15 cards)
Mentor Sentences – 2 formats (one model sentence card and individual word cards to build the sentence)
MATH tasks include:
Numeral Cards (1-15, 2 formats)
Counting Cards (visual representation, 1-15)
Number Bond Cards (15 cards, includes missing part or missing whole)
Sorting by Size Mat (using sensory bin materials)
Sorting by Syllables (using story vocabulary cards)
Instructions (supply lists, set-up tips)
Extra Character Cut-Outs
The printable materials are organized and presented for easy prep!
Please Note: the sensory bin material suggestions are based on common items you may have already in your classroom. This download features printable pages and not the actual sensory bin items.