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Johnny Appleseed Comprehension Activities – Johnny Appleseed Reader and Flipbook


Are you looking for something quick, easy, fun and engaging to teach your students all about Johnny Appleseed? This 7-page booklet about Johnny Appleseed includes a KWL chart to complete before, during and after working through it. Comprehension checks are also included on each page along with 10 true or false questions at the end. After completing the All About Johnny Appleseed booklet, have your students create this flipbook to demonstrate what they learned. Activity sheets are also included.

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Learning about Johnny Appleseed has never been so much fun! This mini-comprehension unit has everything you need to teach your students about Johnny Appleseed. It includes a printable version and a digital version to be used with Google Slides.

Your students will love learning about Johnny Appleseed with this interactive book.  Throughout the reader, your students will learn who Johnny Appleseed is and about his life. This booklet contains:

✅ a KWL chart

✅ comprehension checks on each page

✅ true or false questions

✅ print and digital versions

A Johnny Appleseed flipbook is also included for students to create after they finish the story to demonstrate what they learned. Your students will enjoy describing and writing facts about Johnny Appleseed.

You’ll also receive several activity sheets in this Johnny Appleseed unit. 

  • Bubble maps -use for adjectives or facts learned
  • KWL chart
  • Was/had/did chart
  • Johnny acrostic poem
  • Apple acrostic poem
  • ABC order
  • Johnny Appleseed Word Search
  • Making words with Johnny Appleseed
  • Making words with John Chapman

Each activity inside this Johnny Appleseed mini-unit is quick and easy to implement while keeping your students engaged. These Johnny Appleseed activities could be used with higher-level first graders or lower-level third graders.

Click on the preview to get a closer look at this unit. If you have any questions just let me know and I’ll be happy to help.

What teachers are saying about these Johnny Appleseed activities…

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ “My students loved learning about Johhny Appleseed. This resource provided everything I was looking for to include in our study. My students loved the booklet and couldn’t wait to take it home to share with their parents. Thank you for taking the time to create this resource and for making learning fun!” – Annette G.

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ “My students enjoyed learning about Johnny Appleseed and completing the activities. It was something different from our daily routine, but they still were learning about how to go back and look at text.” – Heather C.

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ “This resource is adorable and FUN! My students really enjoyed it. I loved the book format, and the content was great. I had students use this in small groups and work collaboratively. Highly recommend this!” – Third Grade Vibes

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