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The Gingerbread Man

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The Gingerbread Man Story

Read the story of The Gingerbread Man in rebus form online. The story is about a gingerbread man that is baked by a woman. He runs away and is chased by people and animals, and is finally caught by clever fox!


The Gingerbread Man:
Printable Book

A printable book in rebus format for early readers about the folktale called The Gingerbread Man.


The Gingerbread Man
Tiny Picture Dictionary

A short, printable picture dictionary of words from The Gingerbread Man story -- for early readers. The student cuts out the pages, staples them together, then writes each word in the tiny book. The words are: cottage, cow, fox, garden, gingerbread man, horse, man, pig, oven, river, and woman.

The Gingerbread Man
Cut-and-Paste Picture Dictionary

A short, printable picture dictionary of words from the story called "The Gingerbread Man" -- for early readers. The words are: cottage, cow, fox, garden, gingerbread man, horse, man, pig, oven, river, and woman.

cloze activity

The Gingerbread Man Cloze (Fill-in-the-Blank) Quiz

A fill-in-the blank worksheet about the story of The Gingerbread Man. Or go to the answers.
comprehension quiz

The Gingerbread Man Comprehension Quiz

Print a simple, multiple choice comprehension quiz about the story of The Gingerbread Man. Or go to the answers.


Beginning, Middle, and End Story Map Printout

This story map prompts the student to summarize the beginning, middle, and end of the story.
Alphabetical Order

Put 10 Gingerbread Man Story Words in Alphabetical Order - Worksheet

Put 10 Gingerbread Man story words in alphabetical order. The words are: little, old, woman, bake, oven, gingerbread, chase, catch, river, fox. Go to the answers.
Match words

Match The Gingerbread Man Words and Pictures

Match 10 words from The Gingerbread Man story to their pictures. The words are oven, cottage, woman, man, pig, cow, horse, river, fox, gingerbread man. Or go to the answers.
Circle the words

Circle the Correctly-Spelled Words from The Gingerbread Man

Circle the correct spelling of words from The Gingerbread Man, and then color the picture of the words. The answers are woman, man, pig, cow, fox, oven, cottage, river, gingerbread, horse.
Spelling words

The Gingerbread Man Spelling Word Questions

Use the list of spelling words from The Gingerbread Man to answer simple questions. Words: oven, gingerbread, chase, catch, pig, cow, horse, river, sly, fox. Or go to the answers.
Circle the Starting Sound

Circle the Starting Sound of Words from The Gingerbread Man

Circle the starting sounds of words from The Gingerbread Man story, and color the picture of the word. The words are woman, man, cottage, oven, fox, pig, cow, river, gingerbread, horse. Or go to the answers.
Missing Letters

Missing Letters in The Gingerbread Man Words

Find the missing letters in The Gingerbread Man story words, and then color the picture of the word. The words are woman, man, cottage, oven, fox, cow, pig, river, gingerbread man, horse.
unscramble

Unscramble Words from The Gingerbread Man

Unscramble The Gingerbread Man story words, and then color the pictures of the words. The words are woman, man, cottage, oven, fox, cow, pig, river, gingerbread man, horse.
Spelling words

Gingerbread Man Story Word Pieces Puzzle

In this puzzle, combine pairs of word segments to make Gingerbread Man Story spelling words. Words: catch, chase, cottage, dough, fast, garden, horse, little, oven, river, woman. Or go to the answers.
find related words

Write Eight Gingerbread Man Story Words

Think of and write eight words related to The Gingerbread Man story. Then, for each word, write a sentence containing the word. Sample words: bake, oven, run, fast, can, river, fox, eat.
find related words

Write Eight Movement Verbs

Think of and write eight movement verbs, like the verbs in The Gingerbread Man, as people and animals chase the gingerbreadman. Then, for each word, write a sentence containing the word. Sample words: run, trot, jog, scurry, speed, chase, race, pursue.
Synonyms

The Gingerbread Man Story Words: Synonyms

Use the word bank to find synonyms of words from The Gingerbread Man story. Words: little/small, old/aged, lady/woman, eat/consume, fast/speedy, run/trot, catch/capture, chase/pursue, pig/hog, toss/throw. Or go to the answers.


Gingerbread Man: Draw and Write

Draw a picture of a gingerbread man. Describe what it looks like and write about why you decorated it the way you did, and how it would taste.


Favorite Character from the Story: Draw and Write

Draw a picture of your favorite character from the story, and write about the character and why you like this character.


Least Favorite Character from the Story: Draw and Write

Draw a picture of your least favorite character from the story, and write about the character and why you dislike this character.


Favorite Scene from the Story: Draw and Write

Draw a picture of your favorite scene from the story, then write about who is in it and what they are doing.


Different Ending for the Story: Draw and Write

Think about a different ending for the story, write about it, and draw a picture of it.
Draw and Compare

Draw and Compare Gingerbread Men

Draw two gingerbread men, then answer simple questions comparing them, for example, "Which one has more icing?"
gingerbread man

Gingerbread Man Connect-the-Dots Printout

Connect the numbers and letters to draw a gingerbread man.
Color words

I Can Color The Gingerbread Man Story Words

Color The Gingerbread Man story words, including little old woman, oven, fox, pig, horse, gingerbread man, house, cow, river, little old man.
Color words

I Can Draw Gingerbread Man Story Words

Draw and color Gingerbread Man story words, including little old woman, oven, fox, pig, horse, gingerbread man, house, cow, river, little old man.
Follow Instructions

Gingerbread Man Follow the Instructions

Draw and color the gingerbread man according to simple directions, such as, "Give the gingerbread man the same color eyes that you have."
The Mitten wordsearch

The Gingerbread Man Wordsearch Puzzle

Find the words in The Gingerbread Man wordsearch puzzle, then use the extra letters to find the secret message: "Run, run, as fast as you can, you can't catch me." Or go to the answers.
Gingerbread Man code

Gingerbread Man Alphabet Code

Use the alphabet code to find the secret message about the Gingerbread Man story. Answer: "No one can catch the Gingerbread Man."
Write a Sentence

Write a Sentence for Each Word from The Gingerbread Man Story

Write a sentence for each of The Gingerbread Man story spelling words. Words: lady, oven, bake, run, fast, you, can, catch, chase, river.
String of Gingerbread People


A decorative string of construction paper gingerbread men and women to decorate a room, bulletin board, or Christmas tree.
Gingerbread House Card

You can make a gingerbread house card from construction paper.
Color the gingerbread house

Gingerbread House Coloring Printable: Colors and Shapes

Color the gingerbread house by following instructions about the shapes. Color it as follows: triangle - red, circle - black, rectangle - yellow, pentagon - brown, square - blue, heart - pink, oval - gray.


The Gingerbread Man's Clothes

A short book about clothes to print for early readers. The book has pages for the student to cut out, clothes to color, and a short phrase to copy. The clothes include buttons, cap, belt, mittens, pants, scarf, vest, and shoes.


My Gingerbread House

An activity book about a gingerbread house to print for early readers. The book has pages for the student to cut out, pictures to draw (walls, door, windows, roof, annd chimney), and short phrases to copy.


Farm and Farm Animals Theme Page

Rhymes, crafts, coloring printouts, a calendar, and a quiz.
Job Application

Gingerbread Man: Job Application

Answer the questions below to apply for a job as a Gingerbread Man. Or go to a pdf of the worksheet.

Related Animal Printouts:


Pig

Pigs are hoofed mammals that oink. Or go to a simple version of the pig printout (picture only).


Cow

Most of the milk we drink comes from cows.


Horse

Horses are hoofed mammals. They are very fast runners.


Fox

The fox is a meat-eating mammal with a long, bushy tail.



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