This book is completely different than any other story i have read. Once upon a time, carissa teodoro believed in happy endings. Created by writing and illustrating view on writing and illustrating share. Another ten years and two children later, kevin wrote once upon a cool motorcycle dude. The book is about a boy and a girl who have to write a story together. Once upon a cool motorcycle dude 20 once upon a cool motorcycle dude activity script 21 one potato, two potato 23. I have read this book to 1st grade school classes before and they loved it. By scott goto, kevin omalley, carol heyer, kevin omalley.
Young readers who have ever been forcibly yoked to a rival for some class project will glory in this contentious oral report. Interview with kevin omalley about once upon a cool motorcycle dude. Summary this innovative book is clever and will appeal to grade school students. The dude came to fight the ugly, smelly giant with his mighty sword. Once upon a cool motorcycle dude is a 2005 picture book written by kevin omalley and illustrated by omalley, carol heyer, and scott gato. Paradise city press attended a recent rehearsal, and chatted with artistic director tom mccabe, and actress linda tardif. Even after we had his name august wayne booth i think we all still wondered who the stranger or motorcycle man truly was. Kevin omalley is the coauthor and illustrator of the popular miss malarkey series as well as the awardwinning once upon a cool motorcycle dude and the national bestseller gimme cracked corn and. Once upon a cool motorcycle dude is a great book for children.
Once upon a cool motorcycle dude trifold journeys 4th. These princesses dig in the dirt, kick soccer balls, and splash in muddy puddlesall in. Engage students will be asked to look underneath their desks. Kevin omalley is the coauthor and illustrator of the popular miss malarkey series as well as the awardwinning once upon a cool motorcycle dude and the national bestseller gimme cracked corn and i will share. Buy a cheap copy of once upon a cool motorcycle dude book by kevin omalley. The students will be assessed on their ability to write a paragraph justifying their reasons of how the narrators compare and contrast throughout the story. Fiction cooperatively writing a fairy tale for school, a girl imagines a beautiful princess whose beloved ponies are being stolen by a giant, and a boy conjures up the muscular biker who will guard the last pony in exchange for. Once upon a cool motorcycle dude book by kevin omalley. Once upon a cool motorcycle dude by kevin omalley once upon a cool motorcycle dude is an extremely versatile picture book that adapts to numerous curriculum levels and purposes. At the beginning of the story, why do the children make up a story. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.
He and his reptilian sidekicks, including the brainy halfrobot professor. Can they agree on who will live happily ever after. They fight over how the story should flow and whether it should be more romantic or action packed. Once upon a cool motorcycle dude the cliff hanger game divide the class into teams of 4 or 6. In striving to enrich the lives of all readers, teachingbooks supports the first amendment and celebrates the right to read. The imaginative tale gets wilder with each new development. Feb 19, 2015 skill practice or homework sheet for journeys fourth grade. The basic premise of the book centers upon a male and a female student who work on a project to develop a story together. I would put an age on the book from 610 year olds would probably enjoy it. Included are two versions one with page numbers and one without because there may be different versions of the text book for different states. This is a trifold that can be done independently or in small groups for the story once upon a cool motorcycle dude of the 4th grade journeys series. In once upon a cool motorcycle dude, a boy and a girl take turns crafting a story together. It was a very fun, creative, and original way to create this book.
This supplemental pack was created to accompany the journeys fourth grade unit 2 lesson 6 once upon a cool motorcycle dude. Learn once upon a cool motorcycle dude with free interactive flashcards. Background music happy instrument music for kids in the classroom. I purchased this book for my 7 year old niece and 10 year old nephew. Because he was fully aware of the curse, because he lugged around a typewriter, and because he was an ace at putting together a book, i. The students will determine different points of view the girl and boy who are telling the story had throughout the book. Unable to agree on a folktale to tell their classmates, a lad and lass decide to make it up as they go. Once upon a cool motorcycle dude by kevin omalley goodreads. Article in picture books and juvenile fiction categories. Jurassic park meets star trek meets captain nemo in this scifi comic about high tech. Once upon a cool motorcycle dude by carol heyer, illustrated by scott goto.
Choose from 88 different sets of once upon a cool motorcycle dude flashcards on quizlet. With a cool motorcycle dude and a beautiful princess the possibilities are endless in this readtome ebook. Each team starts with a cliffhanger once upon a time there was a boy named john who was very happy until the day. Dan harder, colliding with chris, hyperion books for children new. From july 17 20, 20, paintbox theatre a branch of new century theatre presents once upon a cool motorcycle dude, a play for all audiences, but especially children. Two students are telling a fairytale story together. Once upon a cool motorcycle dude by taghreed moala on prezi. The premise is that a girl and a boy are assigned to write a. Its surprising that a novel that relies on science as much at this one doesnt show its. I read the book once upon a cool motorcycle dude and i really enjoyed it. The first book is once upon a cool motorcycle dude. When their teacher gives a joint storytelling assignment, a boy and a girl have different ideas of how their fairy tale should evolve.
It is meant as a supplemental worksheet for the students to fill out during or after reading the story. Home letter lesson 6 focus wall lesson 6 vocabulary lesson 6 spelling lesson 6 listen to the story read the story. Throughout the story each student takes turns adding their part to the story. Now carol is a fulltime writer and illustrator whose. Three different illustrators bring the characters and their individual styles and voice to vibrant life. Carol heyer used to argue with the boys in her class about important things like princesses and giants, so she enjoyed collaborating on this dueling boy and girl story. With a cool motorcycle dude and a beautiful princess the possibilities are endless. A girl and a boy create a fairy tale in this lively picture book. Based on once upon a cool motorcycle dude and once upon a royal superbaby, retell a familiar story from both a male and a female perspective based on a conversation with my dogs, have students write what their pets might want to be able to say to them word choice 4 8 reading. This activity was created by a quia web subscriber. Now a struggling, single mom and stranded by a flat tire, carissas pondering her mistakes when a vaguely familiar knight rides to her rescue on a ton of horsepower. They read it together on the sofa, my nephew reading aloud the cool motorcycle dude parts and my niece the princess parts. The pack includes language arts resources for daily use to accompany day 1 through day 5 of the houghton mi.
Once upon a cool motorcycle dude invisible adjective unseen, hidden vocabulary gases are invisible. His encounter with the petting zoo animals almost works until chowder kicks the ball into a. Cooperatively writing a fairy tale for school, a girl imagines a beautiful princess whose. Once upon a cool motorcycle dude skill practice sheet. These resources are tried and true in my fourth grade classroom. The premise is that a girl and a boy are assigned to write a fairy tale as a team. This worksheet is based on the book once upon a cool motorcycle dude. The little girl favors beautiful princesses and ponies, while the little boy brings in a cool motorcycle dude to beat up the nasty giant. Once upon a cool motorcycle dude omalley, kevin, omalley, kevin, heyer, carol, goto. It involves a boy and a girl trying to tell a story. Guest reader lydia weber reads once upon a cool motorcycle dude by kevin omalley.102 1541 338 370 1004 177 1331 497 61 736 631 759 105 1036 464 292 1249 472 1338 827 788 699 1122 686 523 942 598 308 1042 140 222 522 985 60 1429