This is a No Muss, No Fuss, Grab and Go packet of ideas for classroom Birthday Celebrations! It is full of creativity and fun! These activities are designed to take only a pocket of classroom time but will give students their moment to shine as the special person of the day!
Included you will find.
In-Class Activities to celebrate your special birthday kiddo:
•Interactive Build-a-Song Activity
• Birthday Fans! Each child expresses why they are a “fan” of the birthday child. When assembled each child’s writing will “fan" out from behind a delicious looking cupcake front cover!
•Class birthday book to be written by individual students and compiled into a class book for the special birthday king or queen for the day!
•Class Birthday Cheer!
Take Home Birthday Bag made EASY!
Home and Back all in a Bag - Take Home Birthday Bag directions
Birthday Bag contents provided in this packet:
• Letter to parents explaining bag’s details& the importance of returning it ASAP.
•Record sheet record children’s first names and birthdates so parents would be sensitive to returning ASAP
•Card from teacher to student – write your own message inside
•Birthday Journal cover and journaling page(s) (copy as many as you need then bind with school binder)
• 3 Birthday family fun activities
•Colorful labels for Birthday Bag Activity Folder (outside and inside pockets)
•Birthday Bag Inventory Sheet.
These activities also align with the Common Core! When the birthday child reads the book selections sent home and is read to, the group listens as the birthday girl or boy share their birthday bag and as the students write to compliment their birthday friend they meet ELA Speaking and Listening and writing Standards!
This is a grab and go, teach it today, kind of packet of birthday fun! It is kid tested and full of fun, fun, fun! However, along with the fun are learning opportunities presented kid style. Kids learn by doing!!
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