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Sequencing a story about borrowing


Students listen to a story about borrowing and then sequence picture cards so they can use them to retell the story.

Big idea

It’s important to be a good borrower.

Essential questions

  • What should you do when you borrow something?
  • Why is it important to follow directions when you borrow something?


  • Understand the importance of being a good borrower
  • Explore what makes someone a good borrower

What students will do

  • Listen to a story about borrowing. (You will need a book reader app to open ePub files).
  • Sequence the story picture cards and use them to retell the story’s beginning, middle, and end.

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Student materials



Note: Please remember to consider your students’ accommodations and special needs to ensure that all students are able to participate in a meaningful way.