First Grade Emergency Sub Activities Unit

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The First Grade Emergency Sub Activities Unit includes 3 days of integrated activities using picture books to leave for a substitute in a pinch! (Includes 18 activities below)

1) Moira's Birthday - Story Elements:
Reading - Students draw and write about the story elements from this book.
2) Moira's Birthday - Birthday Invitation:
Art - Students create an invitation to their dream birthday party!
3) Moira's Birthday - Vocabulary Practice:
Language - Students use vocabulary from the story to match definitions and to complete sentences.
4) Moira's Birthday - Pattern Practice:
Math - Students use foods from the story to complete patterns.
5) Moira's Birthday - Dream Birthday:
Writing - Students write about the best birthday party ever!
6) Moira's Birthday - Sequencing:
Reading - Students sequence events from the story.
7) How I Became A Pirate - Making Words:
Language - Students manipulate letters from the word "pirates" to make new words.
8) How I Became A Pirate - Compare and Contrast:
Reading - Students compare and contrast the life of a pirate to their own lives.
9) How I Became A Pirate - Walk The Plank Game:
Math - Students practice addition facts to 10 with this matching game.
10) How I Became A Pirate - Pirate's Treasure Map:
Social Studies - Students answer questions using a treasure map with map symbols and a map key.
11) How I Became A Pirate - Adventure Writing:
Writing - Students write about their own adventures with a pirate using pirate vocabulary.
12) How I Became A Pirate - Manners Role-Play:
Art - Students use role-play cards to demonstrate the difference between our manners and pirates' manners.
13) Very Busy Spider - Class Book:
Writing - Students create a "Very Busy First Graders" class book.
14) Very Busy Spider- Animal Word Matching:
Reading - A game to match animal words with animal pictures.
15) Very Busy Spider - Spider Glyph:
Math - Students create a spider glyph and use their glyphs to collect data.
16) Very Busy Spider - What's So Special About Spiders Minibook:
Science - A minibook with spider facts accompanied by a "Spider Facts" activity.
17) Very Busy Spider - Making Words:
Language - Students manipulate letters from the word "spiders" to make new words.
18) Very Busy Spider - Spider Symmetry:
Math - Students find and draw objects that are symmetrical.

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