Have literacy fun with your first graders as they learn about snow sports while meeting the Common Core Standards. The winter sports theme of this month-long no prep packet of ELA and literacy activities highlights a sleigh ride, sledding, dog sledding, bobsledding, skiing, snowboarding, ice skating, hockey, snowshoeing, and rides on a snowmobile, snowcat, snow plow, tram, chair lift and zip line. If you are an SLP, this packet is perfect to focus on /s/ and /s/ blends, all blends, digraphs, vocabulary and much more!
The literacy activities include:
• reading comprehension
• writing (opinion, informative/explanatory texts)
• calendar work (reproduce as often as you need)
• short poems
• informational text with activities
• matching words
• identifying and writing words containing blends and digraphs
• writing sentences given key words
• counting sounds and syllables in words
• identifying the correct spelling of words
• writing correct verb forms for regular and irregular verbs (e.g., take, took, taken;
• word sort for nouns, verbs, and adjectives
• identifying words containing two-letter vowels (e.g., read, boots)
Nine to twelve pages of activities are included for every school day of the month in this extensive literacy package.
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