Grade: Elementary
Subject: other

#2488. Eggbert- The Slightly Cracked Egg

other, level: Elementary
Posted Wed Feb 13 11:02:19 PST 2002 by Tandy Reifsnyder (
Page county Schools, Luray, Virginia
Materials Required: See Materials Needed Listed below
Activity Time: 30 minutes
Concepts Taught: Differences, Friendship, Disabilities and Strengths

Introduction: This lesson plan can be used for teaching children about flaws and disabilities as well as strengths and attributes.

Book Needed: "Eggbert: The Slightly Cracked Egg". By Tom Ross and Rex Barron.

Materials Needed: Boiled Eggs (slightly cracked)
Egg Coloring Kit

Discuss what disabilities and differences are and how everyone in the world is different.

Read Book to children- discuss what their "crack is"

Take coloring kit and color boiled (slightly cracked eggs).