Groundhog Day Activities

Groundhog Day Activities
Groundhog Day Activities
Groundhog Day Activities
Groundhog Day Activities
Groundhog Day Activities
Groundhog Day Activities
Groundhog Day Activities
Groundhog Day Activities
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Common Core Standards
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5 MB|48 pages
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Engage your students this Groundhog Day with these no prep activities. This pack is a great mix of nonfiction reading, writing, and math activities. Practice close reading strategies with the non-fiction articles included. Articles include the following text features: headings, glossary, bold words, photograph, and caption. Activities and projects require students to use text-based evidence and encourage critical thinking.

Short on time to teach about groundhogs? Complete activities in group settings and encourage meaningful discourse in a short amount of time!

Groundhog KWL Chart
3 Non-Fiction Reading Passages and Activities:
*Groundhogs (Response Questions and Venn Diagram)
*Hibernation or Torpor (Response Questions and Main Idea)
* Who is Phil? (Both Color and BW versions) (Response Questions)
Facts and Opinion Graphic Organizer
Student Note Taking Sheet
Student Presentation Directions (Optional Activity)
“Me As a Reader” Non-Fiction Reading Reflection
Groundhog Poem and Reflection

Groundhog Flip Book
Dictionary Look It Up Activity
Cloze Reading Activity
Groundhog Verbs
Groundhog Personification
Groundhog Word Search and Answer Key
Groundhog 3-2-1 Reflection

More Winter, or Time for Spring? Opinion Writing Challenge
Includes directions and editing checklist
*Opinion Writing Prompt & Graphic Organizer
*Explanatory Writing Prompt & Graphic Organizer
*Narrative Writing Prompt & Graphic Organizer

Groundhog Multiplication & Division Word Problems
(with answer key)
Groundhog Probability

Teacher Suggested Use and Book List included

Suggestions for Effective Classroom Use:
Morning Work
Partner Work
Independent Reading Practice
Independent Writing Practice
Whole Class Instruction
Bulletin Boards-Many activities included could be used for a bulletin board display this February.

See the preview for everything included!

This pack is also part of a money-saving bundle:

Winter Holidays No Prep BUNDLE

Need more winter activities?

February Bulletin Board

Valentine's Day

President's Day

Chinese New Year

Multiplication and Division Winter Themed

Winter Sub Plans-No Prep

Winter Opinion Writing
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