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Interactive Charts

"Cowboy Kernel of Corn": Write the following poem on a chart. The children highlight the rhyming words. They can change the word, "cowboy" to other words by writing them on index cards and laying them over the word cowboy.

Cowboy Kernel of Corn
By Sharon MacDonald

I'm a cowboy kernel of corn
In my skin so tight.
I can't get out when it is cool…
Try as I might.

But put me in a pot with oil
Turn up the heat to hot,
And I come out and bounce around
You can hear me pop, a lot!
Pop!

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