Learning about the alphabet book genre readwritethink. The antic never quite quit as a parade of animals sell their wares in this wildly illustrated version of the familiar alphabet ditty and ballbouncing game. I encourage them to raise their hand when we get to the page that has the letter their name starts with. I begin by reading the title of the book and identifying it is the title. Student activities the teacher store book clubs book fairs scholastic education. Its by jane bayer and illustrated by steven kellogg. Through lively alliteration, this book describes a different character for each letter of the alphabet. Alice is a feminine given name used primarily in english and french. As the subtitle says, alice broke the rules, charmed the world, and drove her father, teddy, crazy.
People tend to call me alex or allison, and of course theres the inevitable alice in wonderland association, but ive learned to use it to get people to remember my name, rather than just get annoyed about it. You are bold, independent, inquisitive and interested in research. A my name is alice class book by carlie qualls tpt. This is a fun activity to do after we read the book and they will make really cute self portraits to hang in the hallway the first week of school. Social security administration data, the first name alice ranks 29 th in popularity as a baby girls name in alabama.
Alice is name thats been used by parents who are considering unisex or nongendered baby namesbaby names that can be used for any gender. Your contribution will help us to provide free books and literacy resources to children across the nation. Bayer this alphabet book include names, place names, and animals that begin with. Learning to recognize your name as a child is such a magical experience. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading my name is not alice resident witch book 1. My name is alice as the inaugural production at the parsippany playhouse, its intimate new basement theatre. Just realized it will also be perfect for studying nouns too. Reading is fundamental 750 first street, ne suite 920 washington, dc 20002. You are good intellectually and require several outlets for your energies. Young readers will delight in meeting such characters as barbara, the bear with balloons for sale in brazil.
Alice steed, using other names, is the author and occasionally the illustrator of many other childrens books, including max and the great blueness and a my name is. Together make the sound that the letter represents. Related searches for my name is alice activities related searches my name is alice book my name is alice musical hello my name is alice a is for alice last name alice a is. My name is alice written and illustrated by jane e. This is a literacy assessment that can be used as a class book when finished. It is a form of the old french name alis older alais, short form of adelais, which is derivation from the old high german adalhaidis see adelaide, from the protogermanic words a. A, my name is alice picture puffin books paperback october 1, 1992 by jane e. Alphabet teaching ideas, lesson plans, printables, activities. Compile these poems into a class book say your name have the students say the class names the following ways. An updated version of the traditional alphabet jumprope rhyme introduces youngsters to new friends from around the world, from alex and angie in alabama to zelma and zoe in zambia, in a funfilled rhyme that includes letter clues hidden in whimsical fullcolor illustrations. Preschool is an exciting time for learning the letters of the alphabet.
Finally, the alice script is here for all you quotes spouting fans of the movie by woody allen starring mia farrow and alec baldwin. Sep 04, 2011 we made our own name class book to go along with a my name is alice, called. Trillin answers these notes with this poignant look at the woman with whom he shared nearly forty years of his life. Synonyms for activities at with free online thesaurus, antonyms, and definitions. Karens inspiration for this lesson was the book a, my name is alice.
After reading the story, students create this super cute craft. Sep 29, 2014 this feature is not available right now. The name alice means of a noble kin and is of english origin. A classic jump rope rhyme provides the framework for an activity that asks kids to rewrite the rhyme, record their names on the provided pages, illustrate their story, and build a mini book. Fun name activities art to go with the book my name is alice i use to do something like this good reminder deanna jump idea for classroom commitment each student makes a selfportrait and signs the commitment see more. A, my name is alice by george eliotjane bayer scholastic. The title of the book is the name of the book just like we have our own names, so do books. I had a great aunt that i hardly knew, i had only met her a few times in my life, that had that name but she was a very sweet and kind person, so thats what i associate with that name and i also think of alice in wonderland which i loved the book and movies when i was little and still do. Another fun activity to go along with this book is to sort names by if they have a particular letter or not for example names that have the letter a and names that dont have. The text of this book is based on the childrens playground game of naming people, places, and occupations within one sentence. My name is not alice resident witch book 1 kindle edition by rust, angelika. With julianne moore, alec baldwin, kristen stewart, kate bosworth. Help the child think of another name, a place, and an object that begin with the same sound. As in a my name is alice, you may choose to make up places and names for more difficult letters, such as x, y, and z.
Once you have all the letter pages complete, send students back to their seats with the chart paper to each illustrate a page. Here are a few math and literacy activities for you and your class. Read book by lana pollinger, professional counselor with over 25. Encourage the other children to add additional words to the chant that share the initial sound. The about alice lesson plan contains a variety of teaching materials that cater to all learning styles. From alice in wonderland by lewis carroll, the name alice will remind you of a blonde little dreamer full of imagination and creativity. Kindergarten lesson a my name is alice betterlesson. Sep 03, 2015 from alice in wonderland by lewis carroll, the name alice will remind you of a blonde little dreamer full of imagination and creativity.
Conceived and originally directed by joan micklin silver and julianne boyd, alice was developed in a workshop process with the work of 28 composers and writers making it to the final cut. A variety of animals parade by in this familiar jumprope alphabet song. Young children naturally like to see their names in print. About alice by calvin trillin is a touching memoir about the authors wife, alice. It follows along with the alphabet, naming different names, places, things, and animals. Young readers will delight in meeting such characters as. In northern nevada, we believe alphabet books belong in every single classroom.
You can also talk about alliteration and how it is fun to use in writing. New york ned, the newt who owns a noodle emporium, and finally the zipperselling zambian zebra and zebu, zelda and zach. You are not a builder but a planner, and you want others to carry out your plans. Preparations are nearly complete, just need to watch a film and get some small items for my pencil cas. Karens inspiration for this lesson was the book a, my name is alice in northern nevada, we believe alphabet books belong in every single classroom. Here are 30 name activities for preschoolers or toddlers to get excited about the letters in their name young children are highly interested in their own name and its the perfect place to start with letter recognition. A sequel to the bestselling alice s nightmare in wonderland colouring book. You can make this into a class booklet or let your kiddos make their own and illustrate it as well. Girl name alice trends, comments and popularity of alice. I have been very busy preparing to return to college in less than two weeks and needing to find all of the books and equipment that i require. The antics never quite quit as a parade of animals sell their wares in this wildly illustrated version of the familiar alphabet ditty and ballbouncing game.
My name is alice performed at tusculum colleges behan arena in greeneville, tn, feb. When a child reads this alphabet book, he or she will use different name for places, things, and animals. Th e book, a my name is alice, by jane bayer and illustrated by steven. I like its literary connections as well, i love to read. Students write the word of something they like that has the same beginning sound as their first name. Reinforce phonicsalphabet sounds by making a class book to follow up yummy abc. First week activities name activities picture story books singing games writing pictures writing ideas emergent literacy teaching the. My name is alice by joan micklin silver and julianne boyd. In striving to enrich the lives of all readers, teachingbooks supports the first amendment and celebrates the right to read. I despise the nickname allie or ally for alice though. A my name is alice by jane bayer alphabet books are the best the first few weeks of school. View alice popularity trends, how the popularity of alice has changed over time. Ill throw out a few topics for discussion, and you can write your responses about these topics or anything else youd like to say in the comment section. The film also provides an accurate depiction of the difficulties and.
Chant letter my name is childs name and my friends name is name. Put it all together and recite the chant with the child as they bounce the ball. Alice is my favourite name for a girl i am not planning on having children any time soon but if and when i do, i will want to call her alice if it is a girl. This script is a transcript that was painstakingly transcribed using the screenplay andor viewings of alice. A my name is amy, and my friends name is alexander. This alphabet lesson was created by nevada teacher, karen mcgee, who designed it for kindergarten, first grade, ell or special education students who are learning the alphabet. See the popularity of alice since 1880 and compare it to other names in both chart and table forms. I know, i know, i still need to get the cast names in there and ill be eternally tweaking it, so if you have any corrections, feel free to drop. Personal impression comments for the name alice behind the name. Blogs about books learnenglish teens british council. The text of this book is based on the childrens playground game of naming people, places, and. You can also use my name is alice by jane bayer puffin books, 1987.
Surviving the first week of kindergarten learning with. What alice forgot for our virtual book club this month, were talking about what alice forgot by liane moriarty, which i introduced here. Personal impression comments for the name alice behind. Make a class book with a page for each students name. It won the outer critics circle award for best revue. This a my name is alice lesson plan is suitable for 1st 2nd grade. The breakup of a family can have an enduring impact on children. Gather an assortment of cookbooks, atlases, catalogues, baby name books, and alphabet books.
An animal and adjective alphabet by sandra boynton descriptive words and animals illustrate the alphabet. Imagine that, 171 babies in alabama have the same name as you in 1915. My name is not alice resident witch book 1 kindle edition. For me, it is easy to get lost in a book and return to the world a couple of hours later having been on an adventure. A linguistics professor and her family find their bonds tested when she is diagnosed with alzheimers disease. Still alice is about the life of alice howland, who is stricken with alzheimers disease.
A my name is alice and my boyfriends name is andy we come from alabama and we like apples a my name is alice and i want to play the game of love when. Today we read this book and did an activity with it. Explore classroom activities, puzzles, teacher resources and enrichment pdfs for this book. The film accurately portrays many of the signs across the three stages of alzheimers. Download it once and read it on your kindle device, pc, phones or tablets. My name is alice, is a musical revue conceived by joan micklin silver and julianne boyd, first produced in 1983.
I love this book and it was always one of my back to school read alouds. Day of the iguana grades 35 joey pigza swallowed the key grades 46 my name is brian grades 46 stuck in neutral grades 46 the missing manatee grades 46 things that are grades 46 timothy of the cay grades 46 feathers grades 47 rules grades 47 al capone shines my shoes. A, my name is alice printables, classroom activities. I read the authors name and explain what the author does. What to do about alice how alice roosevelt broke the rules. Inside youll find 30 daily lessons, 20 fun activities, 180 multiple choice questions, 60 short essay questions, 20 essay questions, quizzeshomework assignments, tests, and more. I did this with my students, and they called it the 100 book because each page spread has 100 items. Insert a childs name into the fi rst line of the chant. Ask a volunteer to tell you the first letter in her or his name. Have yall ever heard of the book a my name is alice. It consists of some 21 songs by composers such as david zippel, doug katsaros, winnie holzman, and lucy simon, along with sketches by writers like anne meara. I prefer my name not to be shortened but if it is it is always shortened to al.
Steven kelloggs hilariously detailed illustrations accompany jane bayers. After his wifes death, the author received many touching notes of condolences from friends and readers alike. Alice popularity of alice, how popular is the name alice. Hello friends, its alice here typing for you after a short break away from being online. Children begin to learn that letters have sounds and that these sounds are in spoken words. The book tells about the life of alice roosevelt, the daughter of former president theodore roosevelt. A, my name is alice by jane bayer and steven kellogg. For example, history book resources, other texts with place names, or the internet could be used.34 444 178 382 107 1509 978 822 1317 101 1431 92 1452 1233 1108 18 1158 1118 1078 1577 998 630 152 1110 56 1110 296 173 543 1094 1472 231 531 741