Across the Stream Extension Activities
- Grades: PreK–K, 1–2
Remind children of the two problems the hen and her chicks faced. Then write these descriptions of the problems on the chalkboard: the bad dream and a deep, wide stream.
- Point out the adjectives in the descriptions: bad, deep, wide. Help children recognize that the words tell about the dream and the stream.
- Work with Children to think of adjectives to describe the hen and the duck. Write the adjectives they suggest on the chalkboard.
- Have children choose an adjective for each animal to complete this phrase: the _____ hen and the _____ duck. Encourage them to draw a picture to illustrate the phrase.