This fun winter unit for first or second grade contains reading, writing and vocabulary activities based on the “Splat the Cat and the Snowy Day Surprise” book by Rob Scotton. A nonfiction story about building a snowcat is also included, with related close read, fluency, and comprehension activities. Students will love making the headband, drawing Splat using basic shapes, and writing a letter and story about Splat. A bingo game, word search and rhyming words activity will also help students practice vocabulary words. The book is available at book stores like Barnes and Noble or possibly from Scholastic Book Orders. Don’t miss out on this really enjoyable unit that’s a perfect pick for the season!