It's Christmas time and children will love to play these fun literacy activities. These activities are for a range of abilities.
Activity 1: Santa Word Family Roll & Graph
Material needed: Word Family Graph and die with word family written on it. Child rolls the die, chooses a word under the word family, says the word then colors. You can also use counters to mark the spaces instead of coloring.
Activity 2: Partner Roll & Say
Material needed: Game board, counter and die. Child rolls the die, moves that many spaces and says the word he lands on.
Activity 3: Roll & Say Graph
Material needed: Letter graph and die with letters written on it. Child rolls the die and says the letter and sound that it makes then colors the graph. You can also use counters to mark the spaces instead of coloring.
Activity 4: Santa Letter, Sound & Word Game
Material needed: Game board, counter and die. Child roll the die, say the letter, sound and a word that begins with that sound.
These games are connected to the common core standards.