Extending the story: We discussed with our friend Oscar what happened to Goldilocks when she ran away, where she went, and what she saw.
'Goldilocks and the Three Bears' is Oscar's favorite folktale. We had fun listening to the story and using the interactive white board to reinforce vocabulary. Then we retold the story in small groups to bring the characters to life for Oscar. After that, we wrote a letter from Goldilocks to the three bears.
Finally, we learned how to pick a book that is “just right” for us to read by using this Goldilocks Test. We ask ourselves these questions, if our answer is yes, the book is probably: