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Put on your PJ's and join in the fun! A day of learning aboard the Polar Express can surely be done.
This packet provides the materials for you to do just that.
Craft:
Boy and Girl in the robes and slippers
Making a candy train (Parent donation letter, pattern)
Vocabulary:
12 cards for story retell or vocabulary display
Guided Reading:
Sequencing by reading, cutting and pasting details in order
Recall looking for main idea, supporting details and ending
Who has the problem and how was it solved
Writing the beginning, middle and end of the story
Identifying three key events with writing and illustrations
Favorites - character, event, setting
Writing:
Page for writing, Page for illustration, Edit check list
3 Pages for paragraph writing on the North Pole, Santa and the train
Writing - what if... and a wish
Word Work:
Making -ish and -ift words
2 Making words from Polar Express and Hot Chocolate
Math:
Numbers - 10 more, 10 less, 1 more, 1 less
Ways to make 10
Doubles
Number Exploration
Hope you'll decide to hop on board!
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37
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So excited to have a polar express day with my kids. You gave great ideas, very thorough!
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Really great craft!
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This is a nice unit on the Polar Express. But I purchased it for the craftivity and it would have been perfect if the pattern for the children and their clothing could have been ran off onto construction paper. Is it possible you will update the unit?
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Very excited to add these activities to my existing unit! The kiddos will love them!
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So cute...can't wait to use some of these activities next week!
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This is awesome!!!! I can't believe how cute this is! I can't wait to use it.
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On  November 27, 2012,  Buyer said:
This is going to be a wonderful addition to my Polar Express unit. I just LOVE everything that you do. Are you thinking about doing anything with The Grinch or The Night Before Christmas? : )
Happy holidays!
On  November 30, 20121st Grade Hip Hip Hooray answered:
Thanks for visiting my store. I hope you enjoy the packet. Please stop by my blog and check out the pictures of these packets actually working and lots of freebies!!
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Great ideas.
On  November 30, 20121st Grade Hip Hip Hooray answered:
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Original and lovely. I cant wait to use this pack.

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On  November 30, 20121st Grade Hip Hip Hooray answered:
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I love this product. It is amazing and I can't wait to start using it! Thanks so much.
On  November 30, 20121st Grade Hip Hip Hooray answered:
Thanks for visiting my store. I hope you enjoy the packet. Please stop by my blog and check out the pictures of these packets actually working and lots of freebies!!
hensonsfirstgrade.blogspot.com
Michele
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Polar Express...Hop on board for a craft and activities!
Polar Express...Hop on board for a craft and activities!
Polar Express...Hop on board for a craft and activities!
Polar Express...Hop on board for a craft and activities!