Teaching Not Norman: A Goldfish Story
Not Norman: A Goldfish Story is a humorous tale about a child who finds a new friend in an unexpected place. Share the story with your class. Then, extend learning with early reading activities and themed printables. The story can be a springboard for talking about pets and snap judgments.
Rally your school to help break the world reading record with Jumpstart's Read for the Record® on October 22, 2015. Not Norman: A Goldfish Story is this year's campaign book! Visit readfortherecord.org to join the global movement today.
Reading Not Norman
Jumpstart's Read for the Record Activities
Make themed arts and crafts to go with the story.
How to Participate in Read for the Record
1. Pledge to read.
Pets and Pet Care
Norman turns out to be the perfect pet for the boy. Learn about pets and pet care with these lessons, references and printables.
Get themed math worksheets and activities to extend the fun.
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