Schools everywhere are banning them...But who says you can't use fidget spinners as a valuable learning experience? This resource will help you to do just that by incorporating the newest toy craze with informational text activities, along with math and writing. Your students will have to use their critical thinking and higher order skills to convince the school to allow them to have fidget spinners, through persuasive writing.
Included in this resource are:
~Fidget Spinner Vocabulary Word Wall Cards
~Student Vocabulary Booklet
~Fidget Fundamentals Informational Article (black/white and color)
~Fidget Fundamentals Comprehension Printable
~A Fun Problem? Informational Article (black/white and color)
~A Fun Problem? Comprehension Printable
~Classroom Graphing Materials, "Should Spinners Be Allowed in Schools?"
~Discussion Activity with a Pro/Con Fidget Spinner
~Prewriting Graphic Organizers
~Final Draft Papers
This would be a fun unit for the end-of-the-year, or a great back-to-school unit! Please see the preview for a look!