Johnny Appleseed Fact or Fiction Mini Book
Cut book out as one piece. Fold bottom up. Add a tiny strip of glue to each side. Fold book in thirds with “fact or fiction” on the front. Cut strips out (from next page). Let your student sort them by fact and fiction. Hint: there are three true facts and five fiction. Use the book Johnny Appleseed by Steven Kellogg to help with this minit book. Johnny’s feet were as tough as an elephant’s hide; even a rattlesnake couldn’t bite through! Johnny kept a wolf for a pet. Johnny played with a family of bears. Johnny planted trees as far west as California. Johnny Appleseed’s real name was John Chapman. Johnny had ten siblings! Johnny Appleseed made a bed high in the treetops and chatted with birds. He travelled over 100,000 square miles planting apple seeds.