Students love comparing and contrasting different versions of Stone Soup around Thanksgiving! This unit has tons of ideas for building community during the holidays, all while reading and writing!

Stone Soup: A Literacy and Community Unit

Stone Soup unit focused on literacy and community! Students compare and contrast different versions of the book, Stone Soup, and get a better understanding of community!

The kids all brought in veggies to make our own stone soup.  To encourage them to try it, they all got to bring home this very special memento.  It was a great incentive. :)

Send home mementos of the stone soup experience

"The moral is that by working together, with everyone contributing what they can, a greater good is achieved" (true in every situation)

Stone Soup (Aladdin Picture Books) by Marcia Brown. This story, about three hungry soldiers who outwit the greedy inhabitants of a village into providing them with a feast, is based on an old French tale.

stone soup - the book and the recipe

Stone Soup is wonderful book for retelling. Make a flannel board for story retelling, and print out our Stone Soup recipe.

Stone Soup and other Book Activities for Classic Picture Books

Stone Soup Book Activity - I remember reading this and making stone soup in class!


Stone Soup Literacy and Math Activities

A week long plan for doing a Stone Soup in your classroom.                                                                                                                                                                                 More

Stone Soup

Check out this week long lesson plan for Stone Soup. It uses classic and fractured versions of the story to teach inferencing, connections, story sequence and summarizing to students.

Stone Soup Adapted Book, Literacy and Math Activities

Stone Soup... Adapted Book, Literacy and Math Activities

Adapted Book, Literacy and Math Activities

This FREE Stone Soup Word Search is fun for your Thanksgiving Feast in Kindergarten.

Thanksgiving Write the Room and a FREEBIE!

Stone Soup Word Search: Challenge your kiddos with this fun word search based on the book Stone Soup!

Mrs. T's First Grade Class: Thanksgiving  STONE SOUP printables

culture: FREE "Stone Soup" writing book for students to use after reading different versions of the book.