This activity is one of the most versatile that I have ever used in my 28 years of teaching. If you are looking for a way for your students to practice sight words, phonics, adding prefixes/suffixes, changing out a beginning, middle, or end of a word to create a new one, or making multi-syllabic words, this is an activity that you will want to check out.
Included in this product you will find eight different word work activities that encompass a December/Holiday theme. You will find Hanukkah, Christmas, and Kwanzaa word activities, along with general December/Winter activities too. The phrases to post on your magnetic board using your favorite set of magnets are:
A Great Miracle Happened (Hanukkah)
Merry Christmas to You
Habari Gani (Kwanzaa)
Guide My Sleigh
All of these lessons come in a colored version should you choose to create centers with them as well as B&W versions for reproducing for your class. You will also find letter cards so that you make make individual sets for your students should you prefer to use those instead of magnetic letters. You will get more details on how I use this activity in my classroom inside!
You will find your students practicing all types of word skills when using this activity regularly and asking for it again and again. Subs too will love you if you leave this activity in your absence. And your kiddos will remain engaged and interested in participating.
For more great products and December ideas, please check out the following:
Christmas Tree, Oh Christmas Tree- Counting 1-31
Christmas Sight Word Search
Hanukkah Pocket Chart and Memory Activity
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