Article, Writing Prompts
The Grouchy Ladybug Writing Prompt
- Grades: PreK–K, 1–2
About this book
Grade Level Equivalent: 3.3
Lexile Measure: 560L
Guided Reading Level: J
Age: Age 6, Age 7, Age 5
Genre: Comedy and Humor
Subject: Friends and Friendship, Manners and Conduct
- On strips of paper, measure off the size of some of the animals that Grouchy Ladybug encounters. Have the children draw a picture of the animal on the appropriate length strip, then find items in the class that are near the size of each animal.
- Write a class story using the different words that describe Grouchy Ladybug meeting the different animals: flew, met, saw, came across, bumped, spotted, happened upon, ran into, and encountered.
- Encourage the children to move like the animals in the book. Ask the children to describe how they feel when they move like different animals.