October Activities: This 86-page packet is full of fun activities to be used during the month of October. They are aligned with the common core and include many of the foundational skills taught during this time of the year. These activities have been inspired by 3 favorite October books: We’re Going on a Leaf Hunt, Ten Timid Ghosts and Stellaluna. All of the activities in this packet, except for 2, can be completed without having the books. If you don’t have the books, don’t panic! We have provided Storyline Online and You Tube links for all 3 books, so your students can enjoy listening to them.
Here is what the packet includes:
Activities for We’re Going on a Leaf Hunt: 1) retelling (book needed or use link provided) 2) sorting leaves (by size, shape and color) center and practice sheets, 3) differentiated writing pieces.
Activities for Ten Timid Ghosts: 1) counting syllables center and recording sheet, 2) rhyming center and practice sheet, 3) find the missing number (0-10) center and practice sheet, 4) count down flip book.
Activities for Stellaluna: 1) differentiated writing lessons (book needed or use link provided), 2) beginning and ending sound center and practice sheets, 3) short vowel center and practice sheet, 4) -at family craft.
We have included instructions and some photos for you.