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Tacky the Penguin Activities

First and second grade students LOVE learning all about Tacky the Penguin with this fun literacy activities! Students complete a book study and compare different Tacky stories while practicing character traits, retelling, prediction and many more skills!


I actually had a teacher present us with a basket of fruit and tell us to list these facts in poetic form for a poetry assignment once. It was my favorite of the year!


As I peered at my shattered reflection, a dark hatred filled my heart. It spread through my veins and set me on fire. They would regret the day they dared to defy me. They would regret the day they challenged the evil queen. -Makayla Abbink