- Greetings and Self- Introduce
- About Eric Carle
- About the story
- The very hungry caterpillar
In the light of the moon a little egg lay on a leaf.
He started to look for some food.
On Monday he ate through one apple. But he was still hungry.
On Tuesday he ate through two pears, but he was still hungry.
On Wednesday he ate through three plums, but he was still hungry.
On Thursday he ate through four strawberries, but he was still hungry.
On Friday he ate through five oranges, but he was still hungry.
On Saturday he ate through one piece of chocolate cake, one ice-cream cone, one pickle, one slice of Swiss cheese, one slice of salami, one lollipop, one piece of cherry pie, one sausage, one cupcake, and one slice of watermelon.
The next day was Sunday again.
The caterpillar ate through one nice green leaf, and after that he felt much better.
Now he wasn’t hungry any more — and he wasn’t a little caterpillar any more. He was a big fat caterpillar.
He built a small house, called a cocoon, around himself. He stayed inside for more than two weeks. Then he nibbled a hole in the cocoon, pushed his way out and….
He was a beautiful butterfly!
Study and review the words.
1. The days of the week.
2. The months of the year
3. Food and fruits
- chocolate cake
- Swiss cheese
- cherry pie
4. How the hungry caterpillar become the beautiful butterfly
egg — caterpillar— cocoon— butterfly
Study and review these words
one, two, three, four, five, six, seven, eight, nine, ten.
eleven, twelve, thirteen, fourteen, fifteen, sixteen, seventeen, eighteen, nineteen.
twenty thirty, forty, fifty, sixty, seventy, eighty, ninety.
hundred, one hundred, two hundred, three hundred….nine hundred
thousand, one thousand, two thousand…… ten thousand.
twenty thousand, thirty thousand……one hundred thousand…..
hundred, thousand, ten thousand, one hundred thousand
one million, ten million
one billion, ten billion
2. Plural Counting
- apple — apples
- pear — pears
- plum— plums
- strawberry— strawberries
- Orange — oranges
- leaf —leaves
eg: one apple ten apples ten thousand plums……
3. Sentence Practice
On I ate but I am still hungry.
eg: On Monday I ate five oranges but I am still hungry.
I ate , I felt much better. I wasn’t hungry anymore.
eg: I ate five cherry pie, I felt much better, I wasn’t hungry anymore.