Gingerbread House Craftivity is a craft + a lesson all in one.
The craft: Students will create a gingerbread house out of a paper lunch bag & printable materials. You can choose to decorate the house with extra craft supplies you already have, but it is not necessary. Provided in this product are several pages of candies and decorations for the gingerbread house, keeping the cost of this project super low! A gingerbread man and woman come in this product as well!
The lesson: There are three options for lessons to go with the gingerbread house. All lessons have lesson plans and worksheets provided. Each lesson has choices of grade-level appropriate worksheets. Some lessons require reading the Gingerbread Man book or listening to it online.
1. Retell the gingerbread man story
2. Build-a-story writing activity with the setting being the gingerbread house
3. Bake the gingerbread man sequencing of events
An instructional PowerPoint for assembling the craft is also provided. This PowerPoint contains images of the house being built and it is editable so you can adjust it for your class needs.