I DO BELIEVE IN SANTA CLAUS!
Students can demonstrate their love and/or belief in Santa by creating this adorable craftivity and writing their very own letter to him! This would make a wonderful culminating activity for your Polar Express unit or can stand on its own as a unique interactive holiday decoration.
Use the Santa face alone to adorn hallways or decorate a bulletin board.
This interactive craftivity has been differentiated to appeal to a variety of age levels. In addition, it requires very little prep. Pattern pieces have been organized to minimize the amount of copying needed, or tracers can be made using the included patterns.
Colored photographs depicting the various craft options for this product have been included. Product contents include a Santa mobile option, creative writing center prompts, graphic organizers, sentence starters, and more.
The five writing center prompts come in both B/W and color. Simply print them out, put them in protective sleeves or laminate them, and you have an instant writing center. They make great journal writing topics as well. Each prompt is complemented with a decorative titled lined writing paper.
Titles for prompts include:
Santa’s Magical Bag
If I Were Santa Claus
My North Pole Trip
Santa Takes a Holiday
My Sleigh Ride with Santa
In addition, a letter to Santa writing page is included.
Sentence starters for little learners include:
I believe in Santa Claus…
All I want for Christmas is… (for a boy and girl)
I love Christmas because…
Creative graphic organizers for students to describe Santa using adjectives and Santa is..., can..., has...have also been provided to help students generate ideas and organize their thoughts.
All patterns and/or templates to complete this Santa craftivity are included in this download as well.