This is the January edition of a new series, Made Easy! The purpose of this unit is to give you a jump start on the month with a variety of learning materials and activities. You can also use them when in a pinch, on half-days or when you have a guest teacher. This unit is covers math, literacy, and writing, so you'll be all set for starting the month with learning fun!
Included in this January edition of Made Easy are...
2 Literacy Centers:
~Snowman ABC-Students put word cards in ABC order. A recording sheet is included.
~Mitten Mistakes-Students are shown a set of real and nonsense words. They must identify the real CVC word from the group. A recording sheet is included.
2 Math Centers:
~Polar Bear, 2D Shapes, Spin and Cover Game- Players spin and cover the indicated shape on their board. The first player to cover their entire board is the winner.
~Hot Cocoa True and False- Students are given a set of number sentences. They must determine if the basic facts are true or false. A recording sheet is included.
2 Writing Activities:
~How to Make Hot Cocoa Mini-Booklet- Students make an interactive mini-book, writing the steps to make hot cocoa.
~All About Polar Bears Report- Students are given a set of maps and writing papers to write a report about polar bears
2 Emergent Readers (Fiction and NonFiction):
~All About Polar Bears- This 7 page mini-reader tells all about polar bears, giving one fact per page with illustrations. Students respond on the last page of the booklet.
~Vacation in the Winter?- This is a short story about a family's Winter vacation at the cabin and all their activities. Students respond on the last page of the story book.
~Igloo Sight Words, Write the Room- Students travel the room to find the igloo cards with scrambled sight words. They must unscramble the letters and record their words on the printable included.
~Sledding Fun- This is a board game in which the students must add and subtract 10 to the given number. A spinner, game cards and a board are included.
5 No-Prep Printables
~A set of math and literacy printables are included. Perfect for small group work and/or homework!
Please see the preview to see all that's included in this must-have unit!