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Figurative Language for December: Simile, Metaphor, Personification, Hyperbole
Figurative Language Figurative Language for December (Deck the Halls with Figurative Language) is a holiday-themed study of figurative language presented as a series of original sentences, popular song lyrics, and a verse from a familiar Christmas poem. Organized into three parts with twenty-
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STEM Christmas Stations
HO...HO...HO...Hoping this pack is for your little engineers! Many grade levels enjoy these hands on activities that are just in time for the holidays! Four STEM challenges are included and can be completed as stations, center time extension work, or even individually. This pack includes: *Packa
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December Early Finisher/Challenger {Grades 3-6}
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Christmas Song Titles in Gobbledygook
Gobbledygook, high-sounding language that confuses and amuses, is the subject of this fun Christmas activity. Students are challenged to identify the titles of twenty-six popular Christmas tunes written in extreme gobbledygook. The activity is organized into two handouts--Set One with twelve title
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Critical Thinking -- CHRISTMAS HINK PINKS, et al.
Critical Thinking -- CHRISTMAS HINK PINKS, et al. Christmas Hink Pinks, Hinky Pinkies, Hinkity Pinkities, and Hitinkity Pitinkities are perfect for corralling some of that holiday excitement while honing critical thinking. Your students will love working on vocabulary, parts of sp
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Christmas Logic Puzzles Gr. 1-3: Beginning Logic Puzzles
TOTALLY UPDATED! These CHRISTMAS LOGIC PUZZLES are perfect to challenge your little thinkers and develop skills in logical thinking, problem solving, making inferences, drawing conclusions, recognizing similarities and differences, AND comparing and contrasting. HERE'S W
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December Early Finishers Choice Board
An excellent resource for early finishers or for independent work time that requires higher level thinking with SCAMPER terms (Substitute, Combine, Add Something, Magnify/Minify, Put to Other Uses, Eliminate, Rearrange) and words from Bloom's Taxonomy: Create and Evaluate. You will find a color v
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Christmas Math Challenge
This is 14 non-routine, enrichment math problems to challenge your students around the holidays. Instead of giving another math worksheet that is just for fun, give one of these task cards that will be fun and really get your students thinking! Non-Routine math problems are problems that do not hav
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❅ FUN CHRISTMAS LOGIC PUZZLES ❅
LOGIC PUZZLES FOR CHRISTMAS AND WINTER! This packet includes 12 Christmas-themed puzzles to challenge and engage your students. These are awesome brain teasers designed for upper elementary/middle school students for higher-level thinking. Perfect for holiday seat work/homework/ group work. **
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ESCAPE ROOM WINTER: READING COMPREHENSION, FIGURATIVE LANGUAGE, & PUZZLES
Escape the Snowglobe is a winter breakout adventure that has students using teamwork, reading comprehension skills, figurative language practice, puzzle-solving abilities, and creative writing. Kids will be "working" but having so much fun that they won't realize how much they are learning! This e
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Snowman STEM
Create a shade structure with this Winter STEM - Christmas STEM - Help! The snowman is melting from the sun! Have your students build a shade structure to save the snowman from the heat. This STEM will have high interest for all of your elementary students and will cover the NGSS standards. Your
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Christmas Critical Thinking Bundle
This is a bundle of my four CHRISTMAS CRITICAL THINKING PRODUCTS for grades 1-3. This bundle teaches logic and deductive reasoning, analogies and classifying and attribute listing to get your kiddos thinking at those higher levels. This bundle is completely updated with new clip ar
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CHRISTMAS: Christmas Activities, Christmas Math Center, Dec. Critical Thinking
CHRISTMAS: Christmas Activities, Christmas Math Center, December Critical Thinking, Christmas Confections Square Puzzlers This may be the best Christmas gift you can give your students! Christmas Confections Square Puzzlers are excellent for exercising problem sol
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Christmas STEM Challenges - Winter STEM
This STEM pack has everything you need to implement a fun Christmas themed STEM challenge once a week in the month of December. Incorporate STEM with a twist of Christmas fun all while getting your Science standards taught. STEM challenges work best with groups and encourages design and construct
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Polar Express Activities ♥ Thinking Strategies ♥ 3rd Grade ♥ 4th Grade ♥
Ready for a Polar Adventure? Jump Aboard the North Pole Express! Activities to support the well-known Christmas Classic for Grades 3-5 There are 45 creative and critical thinking activities to choose from related to "The Childrens' Christmas Classic " by Chris Van Allsburg, The Polar Expre
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PROBLEM SOLVING: Reindeer Squares (Latin Squares)
PROBLEM SOLVING: Reindeer Squares (Latin Squares) Use Reindeer Squares to teach your students deductive reasoning while disguising it as lots of fun. Reindeer Squares are square arrays of n x n rows and columns in which n items fill the cells so th
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Christmas Analogies for Grades 1-3  Task Cards
TOTALLY UPDATED! These CHRISTMAS ANALOGIES are perfect to challenge your little thinkers and develop skills in logical thinking, problem solving, making inferences, drawing conclusions, recognizing similarities and differences, AND comparing and contrasting. HERE'S WHAT
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Math Logic Puzzles: Christmas Logic With a String of Lights
Christmas Logic With a String of Lights This product is part of my Christmas Critical Thinking Bundle. Please do not purchase this product if you have already purchased the bundle! Make critical thinking fun! In Christmas Logic with a String of Lights, students use logic and reasoning to creat
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Holidays Around the World Gifted or Enrichment Menu for K-5
Want differentiation made easy? Try an activity menu! This 19 page menu packet includes 3 levels of difficulty and multiple intelligences/learning styles. All the forms you need are included for all 8 activities! SAVE $$$ by buying a bundle of 3 Winter enrichment menus here (includes this one)! ht
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CHRISTMAS Project
Help Santa and his Elves in this design thinking project as students work through the challenge of designing gift wrapping paper and choosing a toy that perfectly fits 5 different personality profiles, including one of their classmates. Students will go through the design thinking process as they
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Christmas Tree STEM
Christmas Engineering Challenge - Help! The President's Assistants forgot to cut down a Christmas tree for the White House lawn! Your students need to build a tree to display before the visitors arrive. They must follow a budget and the selected supplies. The tree must stand on its own and it mu
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Maker Space Task Card Bundle Holiday Edition
Maker Space Task Card Holiday Bundle! If you loved the hands on engineering, art, and design tasks in volume one, you'll love this bundle, too! Task cards for Christmas, St. Patrick's Day, Valentine's Day, Thanksgiving, and Halloween. This is a great pack for teachers just starting out with hands-on
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Early Finishers December Booklet
Use these creative and critical thinking activities to provide enrichment for those early finishers in your classroom! You can choose to use them as individual sheets, or combine them and use the booklet cover. Includes: Cover (in case you want to make student packets) Tree Categories Ornate Orna
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Early Finishers for 2nd Grade - December
Early Finishers can continue learning! Buy the 2nd Grade B.A.T. Book Bundle & SAVE! Second grade can be trick
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December Creativity Challenges
Creative thinking is bound to happen with this set of challenges. This can be used in many different ways in such as a morning warm-up or fast finisher. I hope you and your students enjoy! January will be here before you know it! If your students enjoyed the December Challenges grab the January Cha
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December Math: 3rd Grade
December Math, 3rd grade math, December Math Activities, December Math for 3rd Grade Add some holiday spice to 3rd grade math with 15 pages of printable math fun and challenges. Each page offers twists and turns with require students to reason and think deeper about math. This product contains 15
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December Independent Learning Module (ILM) Holiday Chromebook Activities
Eight no-prep blended learning activities provide hours of independent learning for third, fourth, and fifth grade students. This December Independent Learning Module includes a 10-page student booklet, answer keys, rubric, and an interactive website. Kids engage in meaningful online learning experi
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A Christmas Tree History-- Leveled Reading Comprehension Activity & Task Cards
Did you know Christmas trees were once illegal in the US!? Let your students explore the history of this popular holiday tradition while strengthening their close reading and critical thinking skills! We LOVE to celebrate holidays in our classroom, but it can be a struggle to bal
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Train STEM
Christmas STEM - Polar Express STEM Challenge - This train building STEM challenge meets several NGSS standards and encourages critical thinking, budgeting, and engineering skills and is a perfect Christmas activity to accompany the Polar Express. Oh no! Santa's sleigh is broken. He needs a trai
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Critical and Differentiated Thinking Christmas
Critical and Differentiated Thinking Christmas Logical thinking task cards are great for differentiation, morning work, literacy centers, math centers, early finishers and fast finishers. Students will use character cards as manipulative tools (when needed) to think critically and solve logic prob
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Christmas Worksheets (Christmas Activities for Creative Thinking)
Christmas Printables (Creative Thinking) This Christmas Creative Thinking packet is perfect for gifted and talented students, early finishers, literacy centers or for general class work. It allows students to think outside the box in fun, inventive and meaningful ways. There are te
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Giant Holiday Seek-A-Word Puzzle
This free item is for Seek-A-Word enthusiasts of any age. Go on a search for 55 different holiday-related names, words, and phrases all hidden in one puzzle! Not for the faint of heart. Download, enjoy, and share!
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December Essay Writing (Opinion, Informative, and Narrative Prompts)
This packet includes 45 pages of essay writing practice for students for the month of December. There is an essay menu for the month with 20 prompts total (4 informative, 4 opinion, 4 narrative, and 4 research prompts). For December, the topics focus on Christmas, the holidays, and winter. There ar
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December/Christmas Vocabulary Builder/Brain Teaser
This five-set group of fun vocabulary activities, entitled The Anagram Express, involves using definitions and clues to decode given anagrams (words with the same letters but in different order, hush and rush, for instance) and then rearranging them into terms from various subjects throughout the cu
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December in Alphabetical Order
This mostly-for-fun holiday activity entitled DECEMBER IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER (Part One and Part Two) combines vocabulary building with December trivia. Students are challenged to use definitions, clues, and research skills to identify a set of terms, titles, and names--the first beginning with th
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Holiday Compare/Contrast FREEBIE
This FREEBIE is just 1 of 8 leveled activities from my Holidays Around the World Enrichment Menu packet: http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Holidays-Around-the-World-Gifted-or-Enrichment-Menu-for-K-5. Comparing and contrasting are higher-level thinking skills for any topic. Here’s a simple
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Project Based Learning - Holiday Tea
Project Based Learning - Holiday Tea This Freebie is taken from a complete Project Based Learning Unit. The complete unit contains a research component where students research a country and share a sweet treat or sample of a favorite food. - Resources for your holiday tea - Gingerbread Man design
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December Early Finishers Choice Board
An excellent resource for early finishers or for independent work time that requires higher level thinking! You will find a color version which you can laminate for durability. A black line version is also included to make individual student copies. Try a Free Sample:
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Christmas Literature and Music Missing Letters Puzzles
This free Christmas download takes inspiration from the popular wheel-spinning TV show. Solving these puzzles, however, does not involve losing a turn or going bankrupt! This activity is presented in two parts with 15 items each, all of which are based on a well known holiday song, story, c
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Mini Time Capsule Christmas Ornaments
Want to capture a glimpse of your students' lives? These Mini Time Capsule Christmas ornaments do just that! Students use creativity to preserve facts about themselves to be opened each year as they hang this ornament on their tree. This activity is one of the activities in my Time Capsule Unit.
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Peace on Earth SCAMPER
SCAMPER is a tool to enhance creative thinking, developed by Bob Eberle. Use these cards to SCAMPER Peace on Earth! Includes a card for each letter of the mnemonic, an anchor poster, and a recording sheets. *************************************************************************** Custo
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Christmas Carol Thinking and Writing Prompts
Christmas Carol, A by Charles Dickens Christmas Carol Thinking and Writing Prompts is a 7-page set of thinking and writing prompts for Dickens' classic tale of Christmas redemption is based on the HIGHER-LEVEL THINKING SKILLS of Bloom's taxonomy. The thirty-seven items challenge students to reco
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Listening & Following Directions Christmas Edition +Reading Comprehension
Listening and Following Directions – Christmas Edition An activity that challenges students to listen and pay attention to detail. This activity is designed to challenge students to follow oral and/or written directions and complete tasks in the correct locations on a grid. During the activity the
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Singing Survey Holiday Math Enrichment  for K-5
This product is just one of 8 leveled activities in my Holidays Around the World Enrichment Menu (NOTE! You may want to check out the entire product before purchasing separate items): http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Holidays-Around-the-World-Gifted-or-Enrichment-Menu-for-K-5 Students sur
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Christmas Story Matrix: A creative approach to narrative writing
Do your students have a difficult time starting a story? Does the sight of a blank page make them freeze up? Perhaps they have too many ideas swirling around in their head and they don't know where to start. Perhaps they have very few ideas and an unclear vision for a story. TRY A STORY MATRIX! A
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Logic Puzzles Snow Winter Fun
Enrich your winter lesson plans with table logic puzzles that focus on Snow! This set of four (4) table logic puzzles is geared for 3rd and 4th grade students. Two of the puzzles are for fun while the other two puzzles can be used as a jumping off point to explore geography and snow records in the
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Christmas STEM Center for Building Bricks
STEM Mats are SO easy to set up in your classroom! If you were thinking of trying STEM Fridays or Maker Mondays, or you need something more engaging for your early finishers than worksheets or reading, this is the resource for you. Not only will your students be working creatively to solve problems,
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Christmas STEM Challenge Freebie - Winter STEM Freebie
This STEM pack has everything you need to implement a fun Christmas themed STEM challenge. Your students will be engaged and learning while having fun seeing who can stack the most mini cups in the shape of a Christmas tree. This is just a small sample of one of my many STEM challenges. For the c
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Early Finisher Christmas Word of the Day
Set up these 15 Christmas themed divergent thinking lessons as early finisher activities. Divergent or creative thinking is often thought of as a skill that is incorporated in gifted and talented or art curriculum. Creative thinking should be incorporated in our lessons and used with all students. Y
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STEM Christmas Around the World Australia (Christmas STEM Challenge)
STEM Christmas Around the World Activities (Christmas in Australia STEM Challenge) This Christmas in Australia STEM Challenge is perfect for your Christmas around the World unit! It’s a fun, creative, and engaging way to get your students designing and building during this time of
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SUITABLE YEAR-AROUND-A CHRISTMAS CAROL by Dickens:
Popular all year-A Christmas Carol provides students with background into 1843 England. The story focuses on the problems of the poor and the improvement of working conditions at that time. This story shows the human misery around us and the need for man to reach out and help his fellow man in time
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Time Capsule Unit
Capture current events with your students in a time capsule! This unit encourages students to use thinking skills, such as brainstorming, planning, implementing, creativity, and research. Lessons are provided to create a class time capsule as well as individual time capsules. Students will learn
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