Go Away Big Green Monster – Story


Go Away Big Green Monster is a very popular story, especially with younger kids. They love telling the monster to ‘GO AWAY’ bit by bit. Young children learn to overcome their fears of monsters and at the same time, they learn lots of body vocabulary. The text in this story is quite repetitive and you’ll be surprised how much kids can remember and join in with.

If you would like your own copy, you can buy it here:Go Away, Big Green Monster!

Go Away Big Green Monster reources page

On this page you can find the Go Away Big Green Monster Activity Pack, Storytelling videos, Body Part Songs and a free Powerpoint Game.

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Go Away, Big Green Monster – Activity Pack

This exciting 222 page activity pack can be used to support children’s learning in a variety of ways. Help children learn about body parts and features, practise colour and shape recognition and build on their counting, literacy and vocabulary skills.

Through following activities in the pack, children are also encouraged to listen and follow instructions, maintain concentration on a given task, talk about themselves, learn about others and develop social skills.

See full description on Mindingkids or TpT.

Story videos

Songs related to body parts

These songs are a great complement to Go Away Big Green Monster. There’s a mixture of active and more calming songs to help kids learn this vocabulary.

Choose your favourites from the gallery and sing and dance together.  You can also let the songs play continuously in the background if you use the playlist.




Powerpoint games

You can use this simple powerpoint game to provide a change of focus while still practising your target language. Activity suggestions are in the notes section on different games you could play with the images.

Spot the monster powerpoint game