"You Can't Catch me, I'm the Gingerbread Man!"
This activity is a fun and festive writing piece detailing how you would catch a gingerbread man. The activity can be put together as a flip book, or just as a writing piece on the festive template writing paper.
-1 gingerbread man template
-2 gingerbread man sign templates (1 blank and 1 prewritten)
-2 gingerbread house roof templates (1 blank to decorate by cutting and pasting, 1 pre-designed)
-1 page of candy clipart to decorate the blank roof
-1 festive candy writing paper
-6 flip book pages. (2 sets, 3 pages in each. 1 set has bigger writing and lines than the other set).
-1 page with all three sequences typed on (to be used instead of a flip book.)
-1 blank writing page.
To put Flip Book together:
-Color, decorate gingerbread man.
-Color, decorate roof.
-Cut out gingerbread man and staple him on top of roof.
-After writing, Cut the dotted line below the "first" sequence.
-After writing, Cut the dotted line below the "second" sequence.
-After writing, Staple the second sequence on top of the third, and the first sequence on top of the second, with the roof over the first page.
Instead of Flip Book, write sequence of events/narrative on festive paper or on the template with all three sequences on the one sheet.