This pack includes an original poem that you can use for shared reading or during your poetry time.
-A color version of the poem (to display on your Smart Board or at your poetry center)
-4 different versions of the poem in black and white for poetry journals (1 with just the words and room for students to illustrate and 3 different versions with clip art to match the poem- students add to the clip art to represent the poem)
-A word work activity- Snowman Sentences- Students will use the snowman sentence pieces to make 4 complete snowman sentences. They will locate the long vowel/silent e word from each sentence and make it with magnetic letters. They will then make new words using this spelling pattern and record them on the provided recording sheet.
-'I Can' poster to keep at the word work station so students can remind themselves what to do with this activity (after you have already modeled it)
This pack aligns with the following first grade common core standards:
*RF.1.2a Distinguish long from short vowel sounds in spoken single-syllable words.
*RF.1.3c Know final -e and common vowel team conventions for representing long vowel sounds.
I hope you and your students enjoy this poem and word work activity! :)