This bundle of winter-themed activities will keep your students busily engaged with reading, writing, and math tasks throughout the cold winter months.
Telling Time- Snow Much Fun!
The packet includes:
Small (5 inches) and large (7.5 inches) clock faces with movable hands, secured with brads.
digital time cards for games and activities
9 Student Resource pages that explain analog and digital clocks, time to the half hour, quarter hour, five minutes, one minute, elapsed time, elapsed time on a timeline, elapsed time on a T Chart
Student practice pages that connect analog time with digital time
Problem Solving with time
Calculating elapsed time
Build a Snowman activity to practice telling and/or writing time.
A total of 37 student practice pages. Answer keys are included at the end of the packet
Snowman Writing Project
The Snowman Writing Genre Project covers six genres of writing;
narrative (fantasy, the snowman comes to life)
functional (recipe for marshmallow snowman treat)
persuasive (Friendly Letter, persuade the teacher to allow snowman contest)
poetry (diamante, comparing a snowman to a scarecrow)
informative (Missing Snowman flyer)
Informative (Nonfiction book report), including notecards from an actual nonfiction book about the Abominable Snowman.
The Snowman Genre Project includes:
-Six student-friendly directions pages with writing process checklists
-a selection of 6 different graphic organizers, choose the one you want for each genre
-a final writing paper to match each genre with 2 sizes of line spacing (double and 1 ½).
-6 cover designs for a Snowman writing book.
-About the Author page, students can glue a picture of themselves on the snowman head.
Snowy Winter Days
The Snowy Winter Days packet includes three activity cards and accompanying worksheets for each of these topics.
*Thomas' Snowsuit; snowsuit dressing race, snowsuit designing and character analysis
*Polar Bears; nonfiction reading article, Prediction Guide, Three False Facts, Polar Bear word building
* Snowflake Bentley; sequencing events, make Borax snow crystals, websites to create virtual snowflakes
*Snowballs; three writing projects (diamante poem, My Life as a Snowflake, and letter writing) to use as snowballs for a class snowball fight!
*Snowmen; crayon resist/salt painting, Snowman drawing challenge, edible marshmallow snowmen
Created by Debbie Crockett
Copyright © 2013 Debbie Crockett
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