Paul Bunyan, The Giant Lumberjack

Information About This Unit 

List of Materials and Supplies Needed for This Pathway:

Write Your Own Tall Tale:

  • Printer
  • Paper
  • Tablet writing paper
  • Pencil 
  • Crayons  
  • Microsoft Word, Open Office or another Word Processing software (optional)

 

Paul Bunyan Cookies:

  • 1 1/4 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 3/4 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground ginger
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup vegetable shortening
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup molasses
  • 2 large eggs, lightly beaten
  • 1 bag (12 ounces) semisweet chocolate chips
  • 1 1/2 cups old-fashioned rolled oats
  • 1 cup raisins
  • 1 cup (5 ounces) chopped walnuts
  • Oven
  • Baking sheet
  • Silpat (optional-Silpat is a non-stick baking mat) or use non-stick cooking spray
  • Medium size bowl
  • Electric beaters 
  • Wooden spoon
  • 2" ice cream scoop
  • Wire rack for cooling cookies

 

Exaggeration Poem:

  • Paper
  • Pencil

 

Retelling Fairy Tales:

  • Printer
  • Paper
  • Pencil

 

The Further Adventures of Paul Bunyan:

  • Notebook paper
  • Printer
  • Graphic organizer located in the "Learning Tools" section of the Pathway
  • Paper for printing the graphic organizer and the Tall Tales Checklist
  • Pencil
  • Crayons

 

Who's the Biggest:

  • Tablet writing paper
  • Pencil

 

My Tall Tale Twist:

  • Tablet writing paper
  • Pencil
  • Crayons

 

Exaggeration Worksheet:

  • Printer
  • Paper
  • Pencil

 

Graphic Organizer:

  • Printer
  • Paper
  • Pencil

 

Tortoise and the Hare Coloring Page:

  • Printer
  • Paper
  • Pencil
  • Crayons
Prior Knowledge Required for This Unit (if any):

 


Links to Free Learning Material

Tags
Subjects: Language Arts
Grade Levels: 2nd Grade
Resource Type: Lesson
Instructional Method: Traditional
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