Fun and easy gingerbread man puppet craftivity! This is a great activity for December.
This download includes:
- Speech bubble sheets for brainstorming what your puppet will say
- 3 puppet options
- List of different gingerbread man story versions
Free Reader's Theatre: Christmas Around the World 3 winners
READER’S THEATRE is an awesomely fun way to increase fluency and comprehension skills! Engage even your most reluctant readers as you travel to the North Pole and speak with Santa himself about how other countries celebrate Christmas. Includes 115 pages of activities!
Reader's Theatre "Christmas Around The World" - 115 pages
Nonfiction Text Dependent Reading Response Notebook 4 winners
This notebook contains 30 Nonfiction Reading Response Prompts to go with any nonfiction text. Students can respond to their independent reading book or to a story read in class. Students are encouraged to cite evidence and use evidenced based terms in their responses.
These Nonfiction Reading Response Prompts cover many integral skills, promote higher level thinking and comprehension. Examples of included prompts are:
compare and contrast
and many more...
This product can be used for weekly prompts with their independent reading books, where students can choose a prompt that correlates to what they are reading. If you choose to do weekly, the notebook is designed for one prompt a week to last throughout the school year. Another option is to use the prompts individually to match the skill being taught in class.
I hope you enjoy! :)
Nonfiction Text Dependent Reading Response Notebook : 30 Common Core Prompts - 34 pages
Got some snowy December, January, February indoor recess type of days? THESE POEMS ARE SO SWEET AND IMAGINATIVE AND SURE TO BRING SMILES:) This precious collection of five original winter poems captures the wonder and magic of this sparkly, frosty, chilly season when imaginations run wild with snowman adventures, penguin shenanigans, and snow building creations as unique as the snowflakes that make them. Here are the poem titles:
I'd Love to Know Where My Snowman Goes
Penguin's Fancy Feet
Love In A Snowman's Buttons
Each winter poem is accompanied by a worksheet that engages drawing and caption writing to demonstrate comprehension and understanding of the verses of each of the poems. The sweet heartwarming poems are best suited for 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th graders, and will surely bring a smile. Each poem, surrounded by the students' drawings and a plethora of uniquely cut paper snowflakes, became a beautiful winter bulletin board. One Arts Infusion Collaborative seeks to create learning materials that support academic content while stirring, tickling, and exercising strong, vivid imaginations in all students. Problem solving and divergent thinking have their roots in the garden of imagination.
5 Winter Poems With 5 Worksheets (29 pages of pure imagination!!) - 29 pages
*GIVEAWAY* How to be an Organized Student (Powerpoint) 2 winners
Have fun and incorporate technology into your lessons by downloading this PowerPoint lesson on improving your student's organizational skills.
*Lesson includes numerous thought provoking questions to get student's thinking.
*Also includes a memory activity (incorporates a silly picture to get them interested & involved), etc.
*This presentation would go AWESOME as preludes to my PowerPoint presentations called "Note Taking Strategies" and or "How to Improve Your Listening and Reading Comprehension" (see my other items for sale). They are fun & engaging for students of various ages!
*34 slides total.
How to be an Organized Student (PowerPoint) - 34 pages
The Age of Exploration is a 102 slide PowerPoint Presentation that presents pairs of slides—answers first—with the question on the second slide like this...
He “discovered” a place inhabited by 20 million or more natives in 1492.
Who was Christopher Columbus?
Plus there is a 15 question map skills section at the end that reviews latitude and longitude, directions on a compass rose, using scale to estimate distance, and using a map key, or legend.
Power Point 86 slide Age of Exploration - 102 pages
Celebrate the winter season with this cute independent center.
Students roll 1,2 or 3 dice, add the numbers, and cover up the sum. First to cover all their numbers, wins!
Each game board has the number of dice to roll.
Boy in winter clothes-1 dice version
Niño en ropa de invierno- 1 dice version
Mitten- 2 dice version
Mitón- 2 dice version
Grandmother Mat #1- 3 dice version
Abuela Mat #1- 3 dice version
Grandmother Mat#2- 3 dice version
Abuela Mat #2- 3 dice version