50 Total Pages of Holiday Describing Activities! This packet targets several types of describing skills, such as listing attributes/describing an item to others orally, using a graphic organizer to state details about items (written), and the use of describing words (adjective and adverbs: use words in a sentence, list as many describing words as you can, and sort describing words). The packet is divided as follows (with an instruction/tips page for each group of activities):
1. Presents, Presents! What do you have?
**4 pages of presents with ‘items’: Student describes items on presents while other students try to guess what the ‘present’/item is. Example: Student will describe a ‘scarf’. Peers attempt to guess the item.
**2 Template pages/“create-your-own”
**1 “bonus” cards page for game use
2. Describing Holiday Items with Graphic Organizers!
**24 Holiday items on a graphic organizer/web, plus 8 Template Pages/“Create-Your-Own”
Each page contains one graphic organizer/web with a holiday word/item
Students list up to 6 important details that describe each holiday item (what group/category is the item in, what does it look like, who uses it, where do you find it, what parts does it have...etc)
3. Adjectives and Adverbs—Holiday Describing Words!
**3 pages of: “How Many Describing Words Can You List?”
**3 pages of: Use Each Describing Word in a Sentence, plus 2 Template pages/Create-Your-Own
**3 pages of: Categorizing Describing Words (Adjectives and Adverbs)/ “What Are We Describing?”, plus 1 Template page/Create-Your-Own
****There are also 3 instruction pages for the activities, plus this cover page, for a total of 55 pages in the download packet****