Step 2: Teach Lesson
This activity focuses on physical movements. The student will make the same movements that different animals would make.
Introduce the student to the author, and the cover of the book, read and point to the title of the book “From Head to Toe”, then ask the student to make their
predictions and write down their answers on a piece of paper. The questions might be:
o What do you think the book might be about?
o What kinds of animals do you expect to see in this book?
o What parts of the body do you think will be mentioned in the story?
o Can you tell me something that you know about gorillas?
Read From Head to Toe
(Youtube link), or the Reading Chart can be found in Step 3.
Recall the story by asking questions about what actions the animals do.
Reread the story, imitating the actions. Ask the student what was their favorite actions and why. The student can make up a pattern by performing the different
Have student complete the worksheets below.