Yertle The Turtle & Other Stories

Yertle the Turtle Program Pack



Introducing Dr. Seuss Program Packs! Teachers, educators, and parents can enhance their literacy curriculum with these Google Slides-based activities. Each themed lesson includes a short museum tour and multiple interactive curriculum-based activities based on the work of Dr. Seuss.

In this interactive lesson plan students will spend some time visiting the Amazing World of Dr. Seuss Museum and the far-away Island of Sala-ma-Sond! They will reflect on the story of Yertle, practice their math skills with Mack, and even visit some real life turtles in the Springfield Science Museum. Students will finish this program with a turtle craft! Recommended for grades 1 & 2.

Instructions for use:

  1. Extract the presentation from the zip folder.
  2. Upload the presentation into your Google Classroom for your students!
  3. The presentation is designed with some text boxes and manipulatives so it is best for students to view it in “edit” so that they can input their own answers. Please use this Program Pack in the best way that suits your students. Activities were designs to be completed individually or as a group!

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