This is a good first day ice breaker! The activity includes an uploaded video of the popular book by Julie Danneberg, First Day Jitters!
A vocabulary word activity using the word jitters, a poem and recipe to make jitter juice!
An interactive smart board activity to use in the classroom after reading your favorite non-fiction book or books about polar bears and Jan Brett's "The Three Snow Bears." Compare and contrast the original story of "Goldilocks and the Three Bears to
This file is an interactive smart board lesson which includes story retelling, sequencing, compound words, nouns, adjectives and questions about the story and character. A great smart board activity for 1st grade!
This is a lesson on penguins that incorporates a graphic organizer to list the attributes of the penguin, a fun penguin poem, a page of penguin facts, and a tree map to compare winter and summer. This lesson aligns with Common Core standards.
This is a smart board activity to go along with your author study on Jan Brett. The mini-lesson incorporates a page to write a prediction. I show my student the cover of the book only and have them write down a few predictions. We then read the
100th day of school smart board activity! This includes a 100 day poem with 100 words, counting by 2's,5's and 10's, fill the piggy bank with 100 coins and read 100 words! Great activity to incorporate learning about the number 100!
This smart board activity includes the descriptions of non-fiction writing and matches the common core standards. The slides can be used to create all-about books. First learn what the key components of a non-fiction book are and then have fun