Homeschool Teacher - Lesson Plan & NewsletterNovember 24, 2008
On this day in 1926, Carlo Lorenzini was born in Italy. He called himself Carlo Collodi. He is remembered for his book, The Adventures of Pinocchio.
Pinocchio was a marionette. What is a marionette? How is a marionette different from a puppet?
Match the pictures here: http://www.english-adventure.net/pdfs/01-MFEA-Web-Worksheet2.pdf
Pinocchio could laugh and dance even though he was carved out of wood. Choose a wooden object. Tell about what would happen if it started laughing and dancing.
Make your own marionette here: http://www.nonsoloscuola.org/Prime/marionet/Pinocchio.gif
(use brads to put it together)
Sing and dance along with this fun Pinocchio dance: http://homeschoolingk.blogspot.com/2008/11/pinocchio-dance.html
Don’t forget the Math Challenge:
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