This little bee is happy as can be now that he has his beautiful stripes. Who helped him get his stripes? Read this cute story to find out!

In the Meadow – Lesson 11

I can read the story, “Bee.”


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

Materials: Bee (Set 16, Book 3)

Procedures: Discuss the cover of the book. Ask questions such as: What is the title of this story? What insect is pictured? What else do you see in the picture? 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.