Here are some winter holiday-themed activities for grades 1/2. The activities are in google slides and they include puzzles, riddles, word problems, and more. The resource also includes two "build and decorate a gingerbread house" (train, sleigh, and more) activities.
How to use the activity cards
The activity cards can be used for revision, warm-ups, discussion, homework, group work, and fun. Once the students decorate their gingerbread creations you can do different activities with them. Ideas are included in the resource.
The themes of the activities are Santa's workshop and winter wonderland. The winter wonderland ones can be used after the holidays as well.
Students will practice the following concepts.
- decomposing numbers (tens and ones)
- starting with multiplication, arrays
- place value
- problem-solving (puzzles)
- finding patterns