Do your students love snowmen? This snowman and winter fun resource us just full of fun winter and snow activities perfect for first graders and some kindergarten and second graders! With 13 bundled resources, you'll never run out of seasonal learning fun from math, to work work, to emergent readers.
Includes the following snowman and winter resources!
1. Snowman Spinner Word Work Game
Practice short vowels, long vowels, digraphs, and diphthongs winter word work practice game. This Snowman bump game features Matching snowman spinner and bump mats to allow for differentiated practice with an easy to organize color coded system. This game is offered in color so you can print, laminate and use again and again!
*5 short vowel spinners and bump word mats
*5 long vowel spinners and snowman bump mats
*1 Digraph spinner and mat
*1 Diphthong spinner and mat
2. How To Build a Snowman
This winter engage kindergarten and first grade students with writing about something they love, building snowmen! With vocabulary cards to support writing and discussing the step-by-step process of building a snowman, your students will be ready to write. You can choose to use the booklet, one page writing, draw only, or 3 part drawing format that meets the needs of your students.
Great for differentiation for your kindergarten and first grade students in your winter writing centers
8 vocabulary cards
*Writing booklet with transition words
*1 page step by step writing
*1 page draw it response
*4 part draw each step
3. Snowman Story Activities
These activities will help your first graders respond to favorite snowman stories! Specific activities for Snowmen At Night and Snowmen at Work are included, as are generic response summary and favorite story responses. A writing prompt extension is a nice mix of narrative and opinion as students share where they'd take their snowman. Further print and go extension activities are great additions to centers!
*Snowmen At Night
- Rhyming extension printable
*Snowmen At Work
- Prediction list
- Snowman Job Application extension
- Compare student snowmen (venn diagrams)
*Snowman's Day Out- Write about the place you'd most like to take your snowman if he came to life. Graphic organizers and writing pages are included.
*Favorite Snowman Story- Directions, 2 versions of response pages
*Snowman Retell/ Summary booklet- 2 line sizes and 2 page format choices
*2 Draw a snowman- Read the description and draw a picture to match.
*4 cut and paste scrambled sentences.
4. Snowman Math Activities
Practice adding within 10 and 20 with this snowman themed teaching resource. 2 versions of solve and write the room will keep students moving as they practice addition to 10 and 20. Additional printable partner games (5 versions) will help students with number identification and solving additional facts. Bundle up with bonus snowman place value and counting printables (three versions of one activity for differentiation).
5. Winter Emergent Readers
Winter books for Emergent Readers.This pack includes 3 printable winter mini emergent reader books (5 reading pages each) with one follow up activity and one scrambled sentence activity for each book.
Great for early readers. Includes sight words:
can, he, go, it , is, a likes
Great for winter guided reading groups or centers!
6.Winter Word Family Mats
This set of 29 full page word family cards is perfect for a word work center.
Students can get creative and use your choice of materials (pipe cleaners, wiki sticks, play dough, or even dry erase markers) to create words in each word family.
This pack includes a recording sheet, student instruction page (ideal for students center) and teaching notes.
Includes common word families for long and short vowels.
7. Winter Sight Word Cards
If you're looking for some easy print and go winter sight word practice, look no further! This resource includes 3 sets of common sight word cards with different borders for easy organization.
Includes 8 Suggested teaching uses and directions/recording sheets for 4 of the activities.
Included sight words are made for K-1 lists, however, they would serve as great review for students in grade 2.
8. Snow Day Emergent Reader
This emergent reader is perfect to use with students before or after a snow day!
*Emergent reader (5 reading pages) offered in color or black and white.
*Vocabulary preview cards
*Response activities (scrambled sentence, write about it, sequencing)
9. Snowball Sentence Center
Your kindergarten or first grade students will love this winter word work sentence building activity. Use this for a writing or word work center as students match two snowballs to make a sentence. This is a great partner game or individual activity. Two included recording sheets allow for differentiation, even within your class!
All printed pages are blackline for easy printing. Print on colored card stock for more colorful center fun!
*12 Snowball sentence beginnings with 12 snowball endings (so 12 matches in all).
*Student direction page
*2 recording sheets
*Teaching notes/ Prep notes
10. Goodbye Fall, Hello Winter
Say goodbye to the cool and colorful fall and hello to the chilly winter weather. Your kindergarten and first grade students will love to practice sorting and writing about how the seasonal changes affect them!
This pack includes differentiated lesson materials for the beginning of winter.
vocabulary/ picture cards for group sort
individual cut & glue sort
class book page template
individual student mini book pages
teaching notes/ suggestions
**This Resource Also includes the following freebies which are included for convenience as a courtesy to you. These resources are not calculated in the price of the resource **
WInter ABC Order- Freebie
Winter No Prep Printables- Freebier
Snowman Color Word Emergent Reader- Freebie