Groundhog Unit | Math, ELA, and Writing Activities including a PowerPoint

Jamie Rector
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Grade Levels
1st - 3rd
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34 pages
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Ready for some Groundhog Day fun? This download includes a collection of Math, ELA, and Writing Activities PLUS a teaching PowerPoint that can be used to teach an introduction to the history behind Punxsutawney Phil and Groundhog Day. Your students can enjoy an entire day's worth of activities in this unit! Check out the Preview to see what's included in this unit or see the details below. Activities are aligned to the Common Core Standards for Grades 1-3.

INCLUDED IN THE ZIP FILE ARE 2 FOLDERS THAT CONTAIN THE POWERPOINT FILE AND THEN THE PRINTABLES IN ANOTHER FILE.

PowerPoint:
A PowerPoint used for teaching an introduction to the history behind Punxsutawney Phil and Groundhog Day and as research material for the Shared Research Writing Activity.

Math:
Making Predictions Graphing Activity
Tally and Plot the Results Activity (example included)
Calendar Activity (answer key included)
Even and Odd Printable

ELA:
Story Map for a Groundhog Day Picture Book
Noun, Verb, and Adjective Grammar Printable
Make Some Words (Punxsutawney)

Shared Research Writing:
Shared Research Prompt in Color and Black/White
Note Taking Sheets on Groundhog Day (with or without questioning prompts)
Informative/Explanatory Writing Publishing Papers (primary and intermediate lines included)

Opinion Writing:
Writing Prompt in Color and Black/White
Graphic Organizer
Opinion Writing Publishing Papers (primary and intermediate lines included)

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Standards

to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Use addition and subtraction within 20 to solve word problems involving situations of adding to, taking from, putting together, taking apart, and comparing, with unknowns in all positions, e.g., by using objects, drawings, and equations with a symbol for the unknown number to represent the problem.
Use illustrations and details in a story to describe its characters, setting, or events.
Use information gained from the illustrations and words in a print or digital text to demonstrate understanding of its characters, setting, or plot.
Explain how specific aspects of a text’s illustrations contribute to what is conveyed by the words in a story (e.g., create mood, emphasize aspects of a character or setting).
Fluently add and subtract within 20 using mental strategies. By end of Grade 2, know from memory all sums of two one-digit numbers.

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