Flat stanley unit study lesson plan lapbook printables free. This was my first time using this website and i had to register just so i could comment. Take along flat stanley on your summer family trip and bring back pictures of the places flat stanley visits. Comprehension by chapter, vocabulary challenges, creative reading response activities and projects, tests, and much more. He has written other outrageous books about the lambchop family, including flat stanley, stanley and the magic lamp, invisible stanley, stanleys christmas adventure, stanley in space, and stanley, flat again. Scott nash level 3 unit by jodi small lapbook printables by ami brainerd. Free flat stanley worksheets and literature unit for teachers. One of his adventures includes mailing himself across the country in an envelope. See how many items you can find that are as thick as stanley.
You could also grab the flat stanley boxed set instead. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading flat stanley. Jul 24, 2015 the basic principle of the flat stanley project is to connect your child, student or classroom with other children or classrooms participating in the project by sending out flat visitors, created by the children, through the mail or digitally, with the flat stanley app. Original flat stanley story author jeff brown approved of the flat stanley project, which resulted in a huge public revival of interest in the flat stanley character of flat stanley, and to which he finally responded with a followup novel that was published nearly 40 years following the first book. Download it once and read it on your kindle device, pc, phones or tablets. Practice measuring items around the house using your ruler. Comprehension questions flat stanley risetoreading. It is a wonderful story about a a young boy who is flattened but unharmed by a bulletin board. This novel study divides flat stanley into five sections for study, with one chapter covered in each section.
Flat stanley this page contains reading comprehension questions, worksheets, templates, and puzzles to use with jeff browns chapter book, flat stanley his original adventure. Kids send a flat visitor to a school, a celebrity, a family member, a politician or anyone of interest and the recipient returns the little flat guy along with a completed journal and perhaps some. Stanley lambchop has a younger brother, a mother and a father in the household. When arthur saw stanley slide under the door, arthur felt. The flat stanley project the flat stanley project is a wonderful way to teach students all sorts of things, including the following. The flat stanley collection flat stanley series by jeff. You can read all about how flat stanley became flat by reading the flat stanley book. Still, hes glad when his brother arthur thinks to use the bicycle pump to inflate. Flat stanley lesson plan read the book flat stanley by jeff brown with the class. Flat stanley s worldwide adventures is an american childrens book series written by different authors including sara pennypacker, josh greenhut, and david ross. Flat stanley is recognized by millions of children around the world. This book companion contains comprehension questions and vocabulary for each chapter of the book. Read the book flat stanley by jeff brown with the class. Flat stanley is the simple tale of stanley lambchop, an ordinary boy who has the misfortune to be squashed flat by a cork notice board.
So, as a class, we create our own flat stanley projects. Today i am reading flat stanley written by jeff brown and illustrated by scott nash. He has written other outrageous books about the lambchop family, including flat stanley, stanley and the magic lamp, invisible stanley, stanley s christmas adventure, stanley in space, and stanley, flat again. Free flat stanley worksheets and literature unit for. Lambchop said it was silly, but they were quite proud of him.
I had to tell you thank you, and that i love this my daughter is a grade 6 struggling reader. This is a flat stanley story the traveldriven pictureproject that firstgraders trick you into doing for them. Apr 26, 2017 flat stanley is a pen pal inspired activity. Jeff brown was a story editor and assistant film producer in hollywood. Flat stanley unit study lessons and lapbook printables. Its fun going in and out of rooms simply by sliding under the door.
Later in the story, flat stanley wanted to visit some friends in california. Flat stanley is an inventively humorous story with a light touch to even the suspenseful scenes. I began the flat stanley project in 1995 and it is now the oldest literacy and communitybuilding site on internet. He then shares his adventures being only 12 an inch thick. Mail flat stanley to friends or family who live in a different place, state, or country than you. Its a little unusual, but he finds he can fly like a kite, be sent on holiday through the post and can use his special new skills to catch some art thieves. The students wrote summaries of the flat stanley books we have been reading. When he was sleeping, a bulletin board fell on him. It is based on the 1964 childrens book flat stanley, which is about a boy who is accidentally flattened and mailed to his friend in california.
In mexico, stanley meets carmen, the famous matador. Flat stanley goes camping audiobook by jeff brown, macky. With wonderful new illustrations by the awardwinning authorillustrator rob biddulph. With our printable flat stanley template, kids can create their very own flat stanley to send to friends, relatives, or celebrities around the world. They can also write their own flat stories about when they became flat. He could go in and out of rooms, even when the door was closed, just by lying down and sliding through the crack at the bottom. You can learn more about jeff brown and flat stanley at. The children are all encouraged to post their stanley to friends and relatives around the. Flat stanley lesson plan read the book flat stanley by jeff brown.
With simple text, young listeners will flatout love flat stanley. Dec 23, 20 kids love flat stanleyeven reluctant readers. Flat stanley by jeff brown comprehension and reading. There are activities and worksheets to develop the skill of working out the meaning of words from context, including a crossword for each chapter. Jeff brown created the beloved character of flat stanley as a bedtime story for. In this 50th anniversary edition, join flat stanley and the rest of the lambchop family on the adventure that started it all. Lambchops ring fell into a shaft, stanley climbed down to get it. We recently finished reading the book flat stanley by jeff brown.
It could be fun, and he just might see the prettiest teacher in school. May 23, 2017 today i am reading flat stanley written by jeff brown and illustrated by scott nash. Flat stanley is a series of books that starts off by introducing the main character, stanley lambchop and his family. In this new state, he is able to have many adventures sliding under doors, being mailed to visit a friend, and capturing art thieves. Flat stanley download flat stanley ebook pdf or read online books in pdf, epub. Flat stanley is a fun project for elementary school kids that helps them learn how to communicate with others and learn more about the broader world they live in. He has written other outrageous books about the lambchop family. Even while dealing in a strange world that clearly does not adhere to normal laws of physics, author jeff brown doesnt let the story get too silly, which might have muted the effect of the more tender moments. In adulthood, this does raise some serious questions, but for a five year old, theres just this acceptance that this is, of course, what would happen. And for parents and teachers, each flat stanley book delivers multicultural adventure, plot and character development story elements, and compare and contrast. Flat stanley are quite great to get your children entertained, and their minds engaged and challenged, eventually teaching them something meaningful and useful in this life getting the best. In fact, spend as little time as possible crating the flat stanley for your kids using the flat stanley templates. Name jjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjj flat stanley story web. Stanley lambchop wakes up one morning to find a noticeboard has dropped on him in the night, leaving him happy and healthy, but only half an inch thick.
Invisible stanleystanley in spaceflat stanley by jeff brown 4. In chapter 1, the nurse measures stanley using a ruler to give to the tailor. Flat stanleys worldwide adventures is an american childrens book series written by different authors including sara pennypacker, josh greenhut, and david ross. One of the reasons the flat stanley project has become the longestlasting literacy project on the web is due to the simplicity of the concept. After reading each chapter complete the storyweb with the students and then have the students complete the chapter questions and write a summary of the chapter. Getting kids involved with flat stanleys travels is a great way to get them interested in geography. Pupils read the story, and they all create their own flat stanley on paper. But disaster strikes during showandtell miss plums ring disappears. Flat stanley and the firehouse by jeff brown, macky. Join us as we celebrate 50 flatout amazing years with new books in the worldwide adventures series, common corealigned printable activities, geographythemed classroom. Flat stanley is not only an excellent anchor text for teaching comprehension strategies, but it also pairs well with a phonics lesson about vowels ee long e sound. Join us as we celebrate 50 flatout amazing years with new books in the worldwide adventures series, common corealigned printable activities, geographythemed classroom projects, and the. We live close to the ocean and get to take trips to the beach. The first book in the series flat stanley and his original adventures begins with stanley s dad giving stanley and his younger brother arthur.
Feb 22, 2018 this is a live reading of flat stanley. In the story, stanley, the main character, is flattened by a bulletin board that falls on top of him while he is sleeping. Flat stanley various activities teaching resources. Arthur got jealous and tried to slide under a door, but he just banged his head. Jeff browns beloved character, flat stanley, has been entertaining young readers for generations ever since being flattened by a bulletin board in his bedroom in 1964. It contains a variety of comprehension activities for the book flat stanley by jeff brown. Free flat stanley study unit worksheets for teachers to print. I have recently written a childrens book, the tale of the. Either download the flat stanley super pack or this individual word work package to access lesson plans, interactive games and fun worksheets that directly tie word study to your classroom reading. The original adventure by jeff brown is a great book to share with your students. Flat stanley by jeff brown is the first book in the flat stanley series and is a story about a boy who wakes up to find he has been flattened by his bulletin board. Jeff brown created the beloved character of flat stanley as a bedtime story for his two sons. The flat stanley project is an ideal way to motivate students to write and can be easily incorporated into virtually all areas of the curriculum. Click the download button and then print it when youre ready to use it.
The magical and brilliantly funny adventures of everyones favourite flat boy flat stanley. Inspired by jeff browns book entitled flat stanley, this activity is designed to encourage children to share ideas and information with others, and taking part in the project is a good way to improve reading and writing skills. Jeff brown created the beloved character of flat stanley as a bedtime story for his sons. Either download the flat stanley super pack or this individual word work package to access lesson plans, interactive games and fun worksheets that directly tie word study to your classroom re. This is a novel study for flat stanley by jeff brown. Being flat when stanley got used to being flat, he enjoyed it. Still, hes glad when his brother arthur thinks to use the bicycle. The summary is about stanley traveling the world in some places. Take an object and see how long, how wide and how thin that item is. Youll also find a sequence of events page and several graphic organizers to guide your students through t. Flat stanley and the firehouse by jeff brown, macky pamintuan. The travels of flat stanley i started out my trip in georgia, where it is hot and humid. See more ideas about flat stanley, flat stanley template and book activities. Well, in truth, my brother was tapped to do this project for elizabeth, our niece, but he roped me in knowing id never flatout refuse.222 274 587 467 286 17 301 360 649 1376 51 922 285 516 1133 1460 68 549 623 1114 1065 1342 1125 221 1387 1585 1166 1631 605 1647 1314 557 724 180 707 1271 1625 639 1316 455 1374 1103 758 629 447 1226 1455 350 1077