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Pigeon Book Lesson Plans (FREE FILE)

We love Mo Willems and his Pigeon books!  So! Much! Fun!  Here are some Pigeon book lesson plans for you with a free file to BOOT!

Pigeon Book Lesson Plans and Activities for Mo Willems hilarious books! Kindergarten and First Grade work on reading comprehension in these close read lessons. Also includes crafts, a snack, and a free math game!

Here are links to the books listed above (Affiliate):   The Ducking Gets a Cookie!? , Don’t Let the Pigeon Stay Up Late! , Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! , The Pigeon Wants a Puppy!The Pigeon Finds a Hot Dog! , The Pigeon Needs a Bath!

Reading Comprehension/Close Reading

Here are some pictures from my classroom a few years back.  We were working on making connections.

I love how these books also cross over to lessons about speech bubbles! Pigeon Book Lesson Plans and Activities for Mo Willems hilarious books! Kindergarten and First Grade work on reading comprehension in these close read lessons. Also includes crafts, a snack, and a free math game!

and author’s voice!

Pigeon Book Lesson Plans and Activities for Mo Willems hilarious books! Kindergarten and First Grade work on reading comprehension in these close read lessons. Also includes crafts, a snack, and a free math game!

Pigeon Book Lesson Plans and Activities for Mo Willems hilarious books! Kindergarten and First Grade work on reading comprehension in these close read lessons. Also includes crafts, a snack, and a free math game!

We used one of our rubrics to assess writing conventions.

Pigeon Book Lesson Plans and Activities for Mo Willems hilarious books! Kindergarten and First Grade work on reading comprehension in these close read lessons. Also includes crafts, a snack, and a free math game!

Crafts

We love directed drawings and Pigeon is a perfect character for this!  You will find the directions for this cutie in the May Guiding Readers (1st edition).

Pigeon Book Lesson Plans and Activities for Mo Willems hilarious books! Kindergarten and First Grade work on reading comprehension in these close read lessons. Also includes crafts, a snack, and a free math game!

We also have a craft in the March Guiding Readers (2nd edition).

Pigeon Book Lesson Plans and Activities for Mo Willems hilarious books! Kindergarten and First Grade work on reading comprehension in these close read lessons. Also includes crafts, a snack, and a free math game!

Snack Idea

How cute is this little snack idea?  This would make a fantastic “How-to” writing experience!  You can find directions for this snack HERE.

Pigeon Book Lesson Plans and Activities for Mo Willems hilarious books! Kindergarten and First Grade work on reading comprehension in these close read lessons. Also includes crafts, a snack, and a free math game!

Center Ideas

I made this Pigeon addition math game for you (it’s free).  Students will roll the dice and cover the sum.  Scroll to the bottom of this post to download this freebie!

Pigeon Book Lesson Plans and Activities for Mo Willems hilarious books! Kindergarten and First Grade work on reading comprehension in these close read lessons. Also includes crafts, a snack, and a free math game!

I know California does not need any more rain right now, but we sure do in Colorado.   I love this book!

Pigeon Book Lesson Plans and Activities for Mo Willems hilarious books! Kindergarten and First Grade work on reading comprehension in these close read lessons. Also includes crafts, a snack, and a free math game!

Rain! by Linda Ashman tells the story from two different perspectives!   Here is a great video!

YouTube video

 We have some response pages for this book in our Listen Up units.

Pigeon Book Lesson Plans and Activities for Mo Willems hilarious books! Kindergarten and First Grade work on reading comprehension in these close read lessons. Also includes crafts, a snack, and a free math game!

This book also works great with The Science of March!

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Lesson Plans

Click on the picture below to download these lesson plans with resource links.

Pigeon Book Lesson Plans and Activities for Mo Willems hilarious books! Kindergarten and First Grade work on reading comprehension in these close read lessons. Also includes crafts, a snack, and a free math game!

Have a great week!

 

 
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Deedee Wills

My teaching career allowed me to experience teaching in different classroom environments and grades. My heart belongs to early childhood education. My job is to make teaching FUN, ENGAGING, and EASIER. Welcome!

Hi, I'm DeedeE.

My teaching career allowed me to experience teaching in different classroom environments and grades. My heart belongs to early childhood education. My job is to make teaching FUN, ENGAGING, and EASIER. Welcome!
 

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  1. This is fantastic! I love the pigeon books. they are so great for introducing different concepts to the children.

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