Are you reading The Polar Express this year? Use the fun companion pack when reading the book or watching the movie for The Polar Express!
1. Train Writing Craftivity
Students can build a train using the included template or color the pre-made train. A coordinating writing paper is included that reads "Last night on The Polar Express..." - students can retell the story or create their own.
2. Hot Chocolate Gift
Students will design their own hot chocolate mug that holds a packet of instant hot chocolate mix. There is also a gift tag included with a short poem.
3. Hot Chocolate Writing
After students try a cup of hot chocolate, they can complete a five senses pre-writing map before creating a mug shaped book. Students can write words to describe hot chocolate, write a story, or even a how-to in the book.
4. Just for Fun
Pajama Day reminder slips
Bell gift tags
Train shaped word search
Hidden picture (creates snowman) focusing on letter reversals (b, d, p, q)
More December Resources
Christmas Around the World Unit
Christmas Beginning Sounds Play Dough Mats
Christmas Number Book
December Kindergarten Math and Literacy Centers BUNDLE
December Math Journal
December Picture Prompts
December Write the Room
December Writing Station
Gingerbread Writing Craft
The Polar Express Mini-Unit