This is a read-aloud of One Day in the Eucalyptus, Eucalyptus Tree, by Daniel Bernstrom and illustrated by Brendan Wenzel and is highlighted in the May 2021 Saltillo Calendar.
Join in a rhythmic reading of a story about a boy and a very hungry snake. The hungry snake swallows a variety of items and holds them captive in his belly. All the captives in the snake’s belly plan their escape. Did they escape? Read to find out!
Throughout the story, you’ll find embedded words to model, including these six suggested words: boy, said, up, down, out, tree. Additional words for modeling are also included in this read-aloud: read, read more, turn the page, and the end. Model words to match the interest and needs of the person using the communication system as you explore different word combinations!