Are you looking for some fun, easy gingerbread activities? This gingerbread unit is jam-packed with gingerbread goodness that will keep your kids engaged, learning, and having fun during your week of gingerbread studies! Here's what's included:
1.) A gingerbread writing craftivity with multiple prompts to choose from as well as multiple kinds of writing paper. The prompts included "How to Make A Gingerbread Man," "How I Ate My Gingerbread Man," "How to Catch A Gingerbread Man," and "My Favorite Gingerbread Story." The gingerbread cookie page topper will make their writing display-worthy!
2.) Printables including: A story map graphic organizer and Venn diagram that will fit any gingerbread stories that you have in your classroom, a cut-and-paste sequence of events, and cut-and-paste ABC order worksheet
3.) An adjectives craftivity including a suggested lesson plan that features an easy craftivity that will have kids brainstorming adjectives for gingerbread. Anchor chart pieces are also included!
4.) 5 Little Gingerbread emergent reader
5.) A simple Reader's Theater script for a traditional retelling of the Gingerbread Man (including character necklaces)
6.) 4 simple (low-prep) math tub activities: Gingerbread Man Measurement, Graphing Gingerbread, Gingerbread BUMP (3 versions of varying difficulty) and Catch That Cookie (a race to 20/race to 120 game)
I am so excited about using these activities in my own first grade classroom! Please check the preview for details. Thanks for checking out my store!