Super Why Activities

Day 4 of the camp week features Super Why with the �Power to Read!� Super Why activities focus on vocabulary and comprehension, cornerstones for becoming an effective, thoughtful reader.

Super Why�s Draw Your Own Adventure Craft Activity (Week 1)
Campers draw pictures and create a story.
  • Draw Your Own Adventure Craft Activity (PDF)

Super Why�s Pin the Tail on the Word Game (Week 1)
Campers complete sentences by choosing words to fill in the blanks. Then they act out the sentence to show how changing a word changes the meaning of the sentence.
  • Pin the Tail on the Word Game (PDF)

Super Why�s Super Why Opposite Relay and Finding Super Letters (Week 1)
In this literacy-based relay race, campers must �zap� opposite words before passing the Why Writer to the next player.
  • Opposite Relay and Finding Super Letters Activity (PDF)

Super Why�s Healthy House Craft Activity (Week 2)
Just like Super Why, campers change a phrase from a sentence in the story to make the witch�s house healthier.
  • Healthy House Craft Activity (PDF)

Super Why�s �Be� Healthy Game (Week 2)
Campers take turns describing a selected word, while their fellow campers try to guess what the word is.
  • �Be� Healthy Game (PDF)

Super Why�s Musical Chairs (Week 2)
Campers play musical chairs with a twist�they practice literacy skills by reading the words taped to the chairs they sit on. As words, not chairs, get taken away, campers fill in the blanks.

Super Why�s Postcards (Week 3)
Campers fill in the blanks to complete sentences on printed post cards.
  • Postcards Craft Activity (PDF)

Super Why�s Woofster Words (Week 3)
Campers use given definitions to use to make their own picture dictionaries.
  • Woofster Words Game (PDF)

Super Why�s Powerful Props (Week 3)
Campers select props and decide which best fills in the blank in a sentence about the Around the World Adventure. They then search for the Super Letters and find the Super Story Answer.
  • Powerful Props activity (PDF)

Click on the characters below to access their activity pages:


Additional Resources:

PBS Teachers PBS Raising Readers PBS Parents