Christmas Writing Activity: Pennant Banner with Christmas writing prompts -- Your students will have fun celebrating the upcoming Christmas holiday as they think and write on their pennant banner. This "Holly Jolly Christmas" banner is suitable for any day leading up to the holiday break, and they will look cute displayed for the entire holiday season.
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Make sure to read the writing prompts/sentence starters below to make sure they will work for your class.
This banner makes a perfect hallway display, bulletin board display, or you can connect them to make a fun classroom banner that hangs inside your classroom. These make a fun writing keepsake.
Perfect for a whole class writing time, a writing center activity, sub writing activity, early finisher activity, morning work, homework, and so many more possibilities.
NOTE: Writing space is limited on the banners. Students are just giving brief details to answer each part. An additional side of writing paper is included for more in depth writing.
On this Christmas themed banner activity, students will fill in the following
‣A Holly Jolly Christmas by_________
‣This Christmas, Rudolph is flying people wherever they want to go. Where do you want to go, and why?
‣This holiday season, I can spread kindness by......
‣The Gingerbread Man came to life and then....
‣The Gingerbread Man said.... (speech bubble coming from Gingerbread Man image).....
‣Over the holiday break, I am looking forward to....
‣Santa has put you in charge of hiring elves. Name 3 characteristics of a good elf.
‣PLUS... students will color the themed patterns/images on the banner.
‣Colorful Christmas themed banner pieces are also included to add to the banner. It adds some pep and pizzazz to your display.
‣BONUS.... (optional) a back side of writing paper is included for a paragraph or short story or an informational writing about Christmas. It is titled "Merry Christmas".
Your students are sure to love making their Christmas themed banners.
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