Polar Bear Writing and Craft Unit
ELA Reading and Writing CC Aligned
by Pam D'Alessandro
5/2/17 - Please download again. I have added more pages to help students with the writing process. Thanks!
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Polar bears~Have your students show off their knowledge about what they have learned about polar bears after they have done some research and read some books. These wise creatures are exciting to learn about. You can download the preview to look at a few sample pages. This packet contains the foll
This 38 page document is a perfect Write the Room with a polar bear twist to use during literacy centers!
This Write the Room center can be differentiated to meet the needs for many students.
If you are a Kindergarten teacher I would recommend that you use a version of this center at the back rea
Polar Bears writing craft activities that are fun, cute, and NO PREP for kids to write about what they've learned about polar bears! All you hit is print and kids write, color, cut, and glue to make an instant adorable craft.
Get this in the
This file includes:
-a circle map (with and without a frame of reference)
-a tree map (two versions- one with writing lines and one without)
-a circle and tree map combo page
-headings for your teacher tree map
-final draft paper
-3 craft options to go with your writing
Here are different variations of writing paper to use when writing about Polar Bears during the winter months. I like to use this in January. I decided to give you different writing options...
1. Polar Bears
2. My favorite part of the story is when...
3. Blank writing pages with cute, little po
This is a quick VIDEO PREVIEW of my Arctic Animals Research project and all the centers that are included. With this creation you will research and write about 7 different Arctic Animals: polar bears, walrus, seal, moose, arctic fox, arctic fox and the snowy owl. This can be done in whole groups, s
Polar Bears Write the Room (CVC Words) - winter - literacy center ---
This resource includes two pages of numbered polar bears in color with six cards per page. Each numbered card has a picture of a CVC word in color on it. There are 12 total numbered cards. The CVC words include all five vowel
Polar Bear Write the Room (Missing Numbers 11-20) December - January - winter - Math Centers ---
This resource includes five pages of numbered cards in color with a total of 30 cards. Each numbered card has a sequence of three numbers (11-20) with one of the numbers in the sequence missing. G
Polar Bears Write the Room (Ten Frames 1-20) Winter ---
This resource includes four pages of numbered polar bear cards in color with a total of 20 cards. Each numbered card has a ten frame(s) filled in with black dots to represent each number 1-20. Teachers should copy the cards on cardstock (for
Polar Bear Write the Room (Counting Sets 1-20) ---
This resource includes four pages of numbered polar bear cards in color with a total of 20 polar bear cards. Each numbered polar bear card has a set of polar bears to represent each number 1-20. Teachers should copy the polar bear cards on cardsto
Your students will love researching polar bears!
This product includes three ways for your children to share what they have learned about Polar Bears in writing.
Take a look at the preview!
2 Flap books (color and black and white)
Polar Bears: can, have, are
Polar Bears: Tell about what they look
Great to do when you are doing a unit or reading books about Polar Bears. This pattern is cute and fun to do. I always make sure my students write about the Polar Bear first before they get to to the Art part of the project. Great to display in your class. Student are always happy to show their pare
I hope you LOVE these adorable Polar Bears. I know that my students do!
We have had so many compliments on how great they look and how cute their faces are. This is such a cute art project to add to any Winter or Polar Bear unit. It is very easy to assemble, and the writing just adds to the fun. T
This cute writing worksheet is a great addition to any winter unit! Use it by itself or in conjunction with a stellar winter read.
Included in this PDF is one color version of the KWL chart.
Get your students excited about learning with this wintery writing prompt!
Graphics designed by Melonhead
Do you love integrating subjects to get your students more engaged? This All About Polar Bears product is the perfect way to do integrate subjects!
This product includes:
-A list of 6 polar bear books
-6 writing prompt starters (B&W or color)
-4 writing templates with drawing boxes (B&W or
Combine an art craft and a graphic organizer to make a lovely science project to display a child's learning of polar bears.
I've used this with the text, "Ice Bear: In the Steps of a Polar Bear" by Nicola Davies.
This is a writing pack for an opinion writing lesson. The following papers are included:
Would you rather be a reindeer or an elf writing page with...
just primary lines
I would rather be with space and then because
I would rather be with space and then because with wider lines
Spider Web planning
Engage your students with informational writing about penguins and polar bears this winter!
Included are graphic organizers for both animals, writing paper, and a Venn diagram to compare the two.
I have also made 2 different versions of each page- one for primary/ beginning writers and the other f
This is an original art and writing extension activity created by Danielle Tisdale. Students create a polar bear and write about what they have learned about. Included are the patterns needed to create the polar bear art project!
Here are the Polar Bear Fact Sheet and Sort and Peer Editing forms from my Common Core ELA Expository Writing Unit.
Polar Bear Clip Art by: Love2Learn2day
Students will use their research skills to find information about what makes polar bears appear cute to many people, as well as facts that make them "not so cuddly" or dangerous to humans. You can use any paired text to find information as well.
Winter Writing ~ Winter Writing Center ~ Winter Writing Paper
Included in this mini center are:
6 Polar Bear Writing Process Posters
4 Winter Journal Covers
7 Polar Bear Writing Papers
2 Polar Bear Writing Checklist Poster
Student Checklists for self or peer editing.
**Please note - this product
Winter Writing ~ Winter Writing Center ~ Winter Writing Paper ~
Included in this mini center are:
6 Penguin Writing Process Posters
4 Penguin Journal Covers
7 Penguin Writing Papers
2 Penguin Writing Checklist Poster
Student Checklists for self or peer editing.
**Please note - this product is i
This Polar Bear mini unit includes activities that can be done to supplement your study of Arctic Animals.
4 Subtraction WS
4 Addition WS
Polar Bears Can, Have, Are Tree Map - Fill in the Blank (BW & Color)
Label Polar Bear
This is what happens when Chit Chat Messages & Close Reading Collide!
This resource is perfect to use for Shared Reading and Interactive Writing in a K & 1 classroom. This resource can be used with a Penguin or Winter Animals theme or as a stand alone Reading & Writing lessons and activ
Dive right into the icy waters of the Polar Regions of the Arctic and Antarctica with this fun and educational study of polar bears and penguins! This unit is filled with supplemental activities to engage your students as you explore the world of these amazing animals. In this unit, you will find: h
I love polar bears and penguins, so I decided to pull these two winter animals together and create a 120 page pack that will help my kids learn about both. This pack is packed FULL of activities including craftivities, experiments, writing activities, math activities, literacy activities etc. Here i
A twelve-page EASY polar bear research project perfect for teaching the common core shared research standard with even your earliest researchers!
My First Research Project Includes
1) A Title Page
2) I Already Know that Polar Bears ... (A way of activating prior knowledge)
3) I Won
The Glyph Girls have designed the perfect polar bear glyph for you to use this winter! It even has two options - vertical or horizontal. Both options come with writing templates students can use after researching polar bears. Look what is included:
Glyph Survey (with fun questions about polar bears)
Polar Bear Emergent Reader and Activities includes an emergent reader with both pictures and also one with out pictures so the students can draw their own. Also includes teacher fact cards and a sorting fact activity and writing pages. A fun addition to your arctic animal unit!
By BB Kidz
These two crafts would be a great addition to your arctic animals unit this January! Students can make and display a polar bear and/or penguin with facts they have learned about each animal. This is a great way to combine art, reading, writing, and science!
I have included three different versions
Polar Bears Research Writing mini unit
Freebie in the Preview!!! This unit has been completely updated on December 26, 2015.
Are you learning about the polar regions? This informational mini unit is just for you! It is all about Polar Bears! Great for 1st graders and 2nd graders!!!
(I also h
Compare and Contrast Writing / Informational Writing and Research / Polar Bears vs. Penguins
With this engaging project, students will learn about polar bears and penguins, write informational papers about them, compare and contrast the animals, and write a compare and contrast paper.
This fun res
This polar bears themed main idea and details resource includes 10 polar bear themed reading passages for primary grades in two different versions.
Download Polar Bears Preview File
Please download the preview file for a sample view of this main idea and details resource. Please
This package includes boards for 2 classic children's books. Each board has pictures representing the different characters and events in the story. These can be used for sequencing and reading comprehension, or as a communication board for students with special needs. This package would also be help
Polar Bears: This 'All About Polar Bears' unit has 150+ pages full of everything you need to teach polar bears. It includes tons of polar bear science and non-fiction ELA activities. Polar bear printables and materials are provided to teach a labeled diagram of a polar bear, polar b
This pack is FULL of materials to help teach your students about polar bears.
Updated with 18 more pages and new crisp fonts and graphics on 11-19-14
This pack is FULL of materials to help teach your students about Polar Bears.
A Detailed Description of Everything Included:
-Polar bear book s
PARCC like assessments! Polar Bear and Penguin Reading Informational Text: Science Articles will help your students learn text features, while also helping to prepare them for standardized testing- PARCC. Reading, Writing, and Science are all integrated into this product. There are two information
This pack includes a craft, five writing options, and a variety of fun activities to complete with your class this Winter! You can pick and choose which activities are best suited for your classroom. There is also a blank writing sheet included if you would like to assign a topic of your choice.
Polar Bears! Penguins! Research!
Polar Bears and Penguins is a fun unit for students to use while learning important Common Core Reading Literature, Information, and Writing Standards for 2nd Grade (but will easily work for 1st and 3rd grades).
This zipped file includes:
This bundle includes my three favorite winter units!!! It's time for snow, penguins, and polar bears!! I just love theme teaching!!! You can save 20% by purchasing the bundle!!!
Snow: A Wintry Extravaganza