Yesterday we welcomed Mr. Alison in the classroom and he made us think!  He wrote the word prediction on the board and asked us to brainstorm ideas.  Here is what we came up with!

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Next we looked at different front covers of books.  We made predictions on what the story could be about using sentence starters …

I predict this story …

My prediction is …

After orally sharing out thoughts we each received a piece of paper with a picture from the story.  We had to write down and describe what we saw on the paper.  We used excellent details to explain what we observed.

Finally we came together with all the pictures from the book and tried to put the pictures in a logical sequence of event.  We each had a turn at telling the story as we saw it.

Here are some pictures of us in action – telling our stories to each other!