Polar Express - Christmas Craft, Writing, and Printables

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Stephanie Stewart
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My students had a blast making this craft when we worked on The Polar Express day! What a fun activity!!
I had planned on using this resource with kindergarten but found it to be a bit too much with my class. I have used it with second graders and it worked out a lot better!


All aboard The Polar Express! This Polar Express book companion includes a train craft, making predictions, several writing options, retell, and no prep printable pages. The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg is a holiday favorite! Pick and choose the activities you’d like to complete with your class.

This Polar Express Book Companion Includes:

  • Polar Express Train Craft

  • Main Character Craft

  • Making Predictions

  • The Polar Express Retell lesson and activity

  • No prep ELA pages to respond to the text: Describe the main character, Retell key events, Visualizing, Making words, and Venn Diagram

  • Writing Templates: The First Gift, Polar Express mini book, My Visit to the North Pole mini book

Make meaningful connections to literacy while keeping your students engaged this December!

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