Christmas Activity ~ Santa's New Suit Writing & Poetry Activities

Grade Levels
PreK - 1st
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Santa was tired of his old red suit. It’s your students' jobs to help him find a new one that will be “just right” for him! The kids enjoy reading the book, Santa's New Suit, by Laura Rader. The love seeing some of the suits that Santa tried on!

When your kids find out they get to dress him up in a new suit, they will be so excited to create a new suit for Santa! What is great about this activity, is that you get to send it home and let the parents do all the work! When the kids return with their Santa's, you will have a writing assignment waiting for them!

Something else fun to go with this activity is the poetry! We have a created a cute poem: Santa's New Suit, to go with the writing activity! You can read/sing it during Shared Reading and make it into a book! The kids can then create Santa's new suit on their poetry page.

Included in this set:
-Santa cut out for students to take home
-2 different notes to parents about activity (editable)
-labels for activity
-banner for displaying writing
-writing lines
-journal pages
-speech bubbles for Santa
-example of writing and Santas
-poem for Shared Reading
-poetry pages to create
-Santa head
-poem in sentences strips with pictures to use in pocket chart and create on chart paper
-examples of poems

We hope you enjoy these fun Santa activities!
Merry Christmas from Planet Happy Smiles!
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