This is a Christmas themed unit for kindergarten students. The activities included could be adapted to first grade as well; depending on students' current academic levels. The unit contains a variety of activities that focus on language arts and math skills. Each activity addresses one or more of the common core standards for kindergarten. Black and white copies have been included for center activities; in addition to the colored pages. The following is a list of activities included.
Ordering by length (students cut and glue to order candy canes by height)
I can Measure (students use "gifts" to measure Christmas trees)
Friendly Measurement (students use ornaments to measure their friends' heights.
Christmas counting practice
What I Want for Christmas (emergent reader/# book)
Rhyming around the Christmas tree (students cut and glue to match rhyming ornaments.
Upper and lowercase Ornament match
Wreath Roll and Color
What's in 10 (students decompose the number 10 using trees and candy canes)
Holiday Spin and Graph (spin the die, and color the graph to show each spin. A data analysis sheet is included as well)
Light It Up Center (students identify numbers 1-20 and then write them in order).
Stocking Stuffer Sound it Out (students will sound out CVC words)
Unwrapping Words (students cut and glue to spell CVC words).