Whoops! Jane is baking a cake for Kate. But things don’t go as planned. To find out what went wrong, read this funny story!


Family Fun – Lesson 5

I can read the story, “Jane.”

Objective: To fluently read the story, Jane. (RF.K.4)

Materials: Jane (Set 15, Book 1)

Procedures: Discuss the cover of the book. Ask questions such as: What is the title of this story? Who is the main character? What is her occupation? What is baking in the oven? Turn to the inside front cover to read and discuss the vocabulary words. Then have your child read the book. As your child reads, discuss the illustrations, characters and plot. Have your child respond to the story by making comparisons and predictions.

Conclusion: After reading the story, discuss the comprehension questions at the end of the book and ask your child to retell the story. For further practice, download the FREE printable activity sheet for this book from our website.