Read the book, A Bad Case of Tattle Tongue and discuss the difference between tattling and reporting. Color the statements that are tattling, purple and the statements that are reporting, red. Finish your tattle tongue by coloring it yellow.
This activity sheet goes along with the tattle story "A Bad Case Of TattleTongue" Students will cut out and paste the tattles onto the tongue and the remaining scenarios the teacher and students will discuss with their class why it's okay to tell.
Do your students tattle a lot? Do they not understand what is and is not a tattle? Here is a great set of activities to use with the book, "A Bad Case of Tattle Tongue." Included in this download are a variety of cut and paste, coloring, writing, and drawing activities for various levels of learners.
Sorting activity: Each student is given a brief scenario & must decide if it's an emergency or a tattle; Books: 'Don't Squeal Unless it's a Big Deal: A Tale of Tattletales', 'A Bad Case of Tattle Tale Tongue'