All Aboard...The Winter Express!
Students love to hear the story of the boy on a magical train to the North Pole who gets the first gift of Christmas- a bell from Santa's sleigh! If you are reading 'The Polar Express,' this is a great activity for retelling and comprehension!
Tap into that excitement- and work on story retelling and sequencing, with this 'Winter Express' retelling craftivity!
Not only will it have students excited about reading comprehension, but the finished product offers wonderful opportunities for language development and a swell holiday bulletin board!
This Pack Includes:
*Directions with Photos
*Craftivity Pieces in Color
*8 Retelling Cards in Color
*Craftivity Pieces in Black and White
*8 Retelling Cards in Black & White
*4 Pocketchart Sequencing Phrases
(first, then, next, last)
*8 Pocketchart Sequencing Picture &
Aligns With CCLS: RL.K.1-3, 10
Prep can be as easy as gluing the 3 trains together, or get more 'elaborate' and have students cut out the trains.
Having the materials in both color and b&w offers many different options- as outlined in the directions.
Combine the craft with a 'Winter Express' party complete with PJs, hot chocolate and a magical bell for each student!
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Have fun...and Happy Holidays!
Happy Winter Express Retelling Craftivity Fun!