We have been reading different versions of Stone Soup and today we finally got to make and eat our own stone soup(instead of a Thanksgiving feast).
We compared the characters and noticed they were all different but that the main idea stayed the same, so it was easy to map out a beginning, middle and end.
I assigned eat student an item to bring for the soup, we put all the ingredients into a crock pot and just let it warm up.
We used the main idea and then chose our own characters and setting to retell the story of Stone Soup.
Here are my retelling pages: