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Polar Express Unit (First Grade Edition): Common Core Curricular Essentials

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This 128 page Polar Express is strategically linked to the common core standards. It divided into areas of literature, music, art, literacy, math, worksheets, science, kitchen, creative writing, word wall, and guided reading. The activities are clearly written, easy to use, and need limited amounts of preparation.

Contents Include:


Literacy Activities:
Word Train: Decoding Real and Nonsense Words
Polar Express Game: Reviewing Early Reading Skills
Jingle All The Way: Identifying Digraphs and Blends
Cocoa Cocoa: Segmenting Words
Train Syllables: Comparing Syllables to Vowel Sounds
Santa’s Bag: Identifying Vowel Sounds


Math Activities:
Santa Express: Using subtraction to compare numbers
Break The Train: Finding The Pattern Within a Pattern
Pajama Wars: Decomposing Numbers Less Than Ten
North Pole Candy Store: Using the Equal Sign
The Cookie Store: Represent Numbers with Tens and Ones
Number Choo Choo: Find the Missing Addend


Science
North Pole Facts: Factual Content
Jingle Jangle: Drawing Conclusions
North Pole Putty: Mixing Ingredients to Make A New Element


Songs
Jingle Bells
Clickity Clack



Kitchen
Cocoa: Following a Recipe
Decorate a Cookie



Writing Prompts/Word Wall
The Polar Express
Jingle Bells
Polar Express Word Wall
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Polar Express Unit (First Grade Edition): Common Core Curr
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Polar Express Unit (First Grade Edition): Common Core Curr
Polar Express Unit (First Grade Edition): Common Core Curr