Keep your students engaged through the holidays and the excitement of winter with these winter activities that fit a wide range of levels! Includes New Years 2018 Activities. For most activities, there are at least 2 options included with or without writing. These activities are aimed at students in grades 1-5, but please take a close look at the preview to ensure they are appropriate for your students.
• Word Searches:
4 levels included with winter vocabulary terms. Answer Keys included.
• Winter or Winter & Holidays Bingo:
(2 options) “Find someone who...” Bingo is a fun way to get students to move, interact, and share their winter favorites. Students create their own Bingo boards, and then play! 2 Cards are included for each the Winter or Winter & Holidays Bingo (full page or half page option).
• Mid-Year Reflections:
Students write/draw about areas they have improved in and areas they still need to work on.
• Mid-Year Goal Setting:
Students set goals for each of the subject areas for the remainder of the year.
• Winter Favorites:
Students write/draw their favorite winter activities, book, movie, song, etc.
• New Year’s Resolutions Balloons:
2 options included (with or without lines for writing) for 3 goals/resolutions.
• New Year’s Resolution Foldable:
Similar to an interactive graphic organizer, students cut, glue, and fold to create a 2 page foldable with 4 goals.
• My ____ (year) Memories Movie:
A movie reel that students draw and write about 5 memories from the year.
• Snow Day Movie Reel:
Students illustrate and write about 5 things they would do on their perfect snow day.
• All About My Snow Day:
A record sheet for students to fill in when returning to school from a snow day.
• Happy Holidays:
Students illustrate and write about how their family celebrates the holidays.
• Mitten Memories: Where have your mittens been?
A fun way for students to tell about 2 memories they have from a winter. Included are 2 options (with writing or illustration only)
• Snowy Senses:
Students use a visual organizer to show how they use their five senses in the snow. A Winter Senses option is also included for students unfamiliar with the snow.
• Snowball Fight! Throw Kindness Like Snowballs:
Students reflect on 3 or 5 times they have been kind this year. Included are 2 options (3 large snowballs with space for writing, or 5 smaller snowballs)
• Winter Bingo & Calling Cards:
2/page (28 cards total). Calling cards come in b&w or color. The color cards can be great to use for a bulletin board display of winter vocabulary words.
• Making Words:
Students make words from Wintertime, Hot Chocolate, & Snowflakes. Answer Key is included.
• Break the Code:
Students decode a message from the teacher (2 Options). Answer Key is included.
For a discount on this resource, along with more winter resources check out the Winter Bundle
More Seasonal Resources:
• End of Year Activities
• Back to School Glyphs
• Spring Activities Bundle