Christmas Train Express Activities | Digital and Print Winter Activities

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Teaching Reading Made Easy
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I loved using these resources for a fun Polar Express day. There was a lot of variation so it was easy to differentiate.
My students LOVE the Polar Express book and movie. We completed this resource for Eye Opener and activities throughout the day for our Polar Express Day.
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This 125 page Christmas Train Express activity packet for winter contains EDITABLE activities and a fun and easy train craft! These activities go great with the Polar Express book and/or movie! You can have a Polar Express Day this winter season with this no-prep packet! There are also Digital Christmas Google Classroom slides included!

This engaging low prep resource contains:

  • 15 EDITABLE worksheets (color by letter/sight word, spin/color, roll/write)
  • A Polar Express train craft with moving wheels (template included)
  • Google Classroom Slides (47 slides) for added virtual fun.

Printable activities include:

  • A ticket to ride the polar express
  • Color the Words that begin with...(MFR)
  • Color the letter...(N, B, G)
  • Color the words with the vowel sound: (a, e, i)
  • Word Family Activities
  • Spin and color the letters (n, b, g)
  • Spin and Color the beginning sounds: (r, f, m)
  • Spin and Color the word family (at, an, ag)
  • Spin and color the short vowel sound (a, e, i)
  • Read, Glue, Trace, Draw the sentence (3 pages)
  • A Listening Center sheet (character, setting, favorite part)
  • First, then, last - sequencing
  • Cut/Paste the pictures under the word
  • Color the short a/short i words
  • Write the room
  • Color by Code Activities
  • Rainbow Roll and Trace
  • Color/cut/glue Polar Express characters
  • Rainbow Roll and Trace numbers
  • Match the upper/lower case letters
  • Cut/Paste letters in alphabetical order
  • Cut/Paste beginning sounds in alphabetical order
  • Make an elf and/or Santa activity cut/paste
  • Polar Express beginning/middle/end writing prompt
  • 2 Polar express writing prompts (one opinion, one imagination prompt)
  • Color the un, in words
  • Write details of the story using a few given words writing prompt
  • Write the alphabet (capital and lower) on the hot cocoa cups
  • Write the numbers on the hot cocoa cups
  • Roll a Snowman
  • Roll, Trace, Write the Letter (A-Z)
  • 10 Christmas/Polar Express color by Number scenes
  • 5 Polar Express color by letter scenes
  • If I could wish for 3 things writing prompt
  • Read the word, change the beginning sound to make a new word, add an S worksheets (5 pages)

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Beginning Letter Sound Bundle

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