The Polar Express Activities and Diorama Pop Up Book

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K - 2nd, Homeschool
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7 + Primary Formatted Lines
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  1. This bundle contains the lessons and pop up books for: "The Polar Express" by Chris Van Allsburg, and "Twas The Night Before Christmas by Clement C. Moore. It also includes a lesson about the very first Christmas and the birth of Christ. All three lessons include activities as well as fun pop up b
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These Polar Express activities will engage your students. This unit is perfect for a Polar Express Day for your class! These no-prep printables, worksheets, and diorama allow your students to delve deeper into the story.

At the conclusion of your Polar Express studies, have students create their own diorama pop up books to go with the story and/or movie. You may use card stock or regular paper for the pop up books. The pop up books make adorable bulletin boards once completed! Students may choose four images out of eight images to use in their pop up books. This lesson and activities are perfect for Polar Express Day.

All of the pages in this lesson are included twice. Once, with primary lines, and a second time with regular lines. You may choose the format which works best for your students.

Happy customers have said:

"This was awesome and the kids loved it too! They were so excited to show off their Pop up cards! Thank you!"

"Love this! It fits right into my unit on the Polar Express. The children were excited when we did the activity."

"My kids loved the pop up cards. Great resource for my Polar Express unit."


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7 + Primary Formatted Lines
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Teaching Duration
1 Week
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
With prompting and support, ask and answer questions about key details in a text.
With prompting and support, retell familiar stories, including key details.
With prompting and support, identify characters, settings, and major events in a story.
Ask and answer questions about key details in a text.
Retell stories, including key details, and demonstrate understanding of their central message or lesson.


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