Free Downloadable Activities Inspired by Junie B. Jones Is Captain Field Day
by Alana Pedalino
When your students hear that Junie B. Jones is going to a Field Day with her class, what do they think is going to happen?!
Junie B.’s firecracker personality can be surprising at times, but we can still practice making predictions based on what students know about Field Day—and what they might know about Junie B. from other Junie B. Jones books!
Before giving Junie B. Jones Is Captain Field Day to your class, introduce students to this fill-in chart with prompt questions. It will help kids practice making predictions by writing out what they think will happen before, during, and after Field Day:
Plus download this free excerpt from the book and encourage students to host their own Readers’ Theater. The activity is inspired by Samantha Bradshaw, a second grade teacher who gave a Book Talk this week. You can watch her teacher review video here to learn more!