After reading The Hungry Thing
by Jan Slepian/Ann Seidler, my students practiced their rhyming
skills by feeding magnetic foods to a large Hungry Thing poster. We
took turns pretending to be the Hungry Thing. The students had to
figure out what food the Hungry Thing was asking for and put the
food in his mouth. For example, when the Hungry Thing asked for
pananas, we fed him bananas! A picture of this activity is on our
Next, we read How to Make Apple
Pie and See the World by Marjorie Priceman. After listing all of the
ingredients from the story, my Kindergarten students worked together
to write a recipe for “Hungry Thing-Style Apple Pie.” Later in the
week, we made real apple pies with the help of one of our parents.
From the Kitchen of:
The Hungry Thing
Mix the slour,
lutter, meggs, and pilk together to create the dough.
Roll the dough into
Mix the tapples,
zugar, and finnamon together.
Put the mixture in
the tie shell.
Bake in the oven
until the tapple tie is done.
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