Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Jan Bretts The Hat and The Mitten

It was high time for a "face lift" for this delightful packet.
Take a look at the corrections, additions and new clean lines.

Vocabulary cards for posting with picture updates.
Word search, Making words with at, ABC order, Definitions

Compare and Contrast
The Hat to the Mitten
Two great activities.

Problem identification, Story elements, Sequencing, Real and Imaginary
Graphic Organizer for details not shown.

Reader's Theater
Character identification pictures.
Black and White as well as color.

Data Collection ...Hat or Earmuffs
Opinion Writing

Sensory Writing, Descriptive Writing, If I Were...
Not shown is a class cover book as well as final write pages.

Math Games

Word Work
Word search, Word sort, Parts of speech, Definition

Wonderful Reader's Theater
Mini pictures to put on sticks for the retell. (Faces, Full animal, Color, Black and White)
Mitten Patterns

Problem Identification, Sequencing, Story Elements

Compare and Contrast
Animal Sort

Data Collection for mitten or gloves.
Opinion Writing

Sequence writing, Detail writing, If I were...

Math Games

I have now divided the bundle into individual packs as well.

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Hot Chocolate ... A sweet "frosty" weather treat!

Brrrr!  This "frosty" weather treat is fun to read, write and do a little math with!

Craft and a writing with page topper.

Vocabulary for posting with word work for a literacy center.

Graphic Organizers for gathering writing ideas.

Sequencing "how to" writing.

Simple math games for partners and a data collection activity.

Pages for final writes and a class cover for making a book.

Monday, November 5, 2018

Hanukkah...Festival of Lights!

Hanukkah...Festival of Light!

Informational Text in three forms.

Materials for playing the Dreidel Game.
Dreidel Craft

Sensory writing, a Menorah to color, and a Let's Chat about Hanukkah.

Graphic Organizers for gathering facts and details.
Final write pages with a class book cover.

Vocabulary for posting and word work.

Data Game and a Roll and Add Game using number words.

Sunday, November 4, 2018

Dongzhi...Chinese celebration of the Winter Solstice

In Northern and Southern China Dongzhi is celebrated.
The festival is held on the Winter Solstice which can fall on December 21st, 22nd, or 23rd.

Vocabulary for posting.
Word Work...Syllables, ABC Order, Word Search, Making Words, Parts of Speech

Informational Text in three forms.

Graphic Organizers for collecting data and facts.

Pages for final writes.
Also a compare and contrast for holidays.

Math games for centers or partners.

December 13th ... St. Lucia Day!

Another celebration of light!
December 13th St. Lucia Day

Girl with wreath and candles.
Star Boy

Vocabulary for posting.
Word Search, Making Words, ABC Order, Syllables, Parts of Speech

Informational Text
3 different forms

Graphic Organizers for gathering facts.
Writing pages and Class book cover included but not shown here.

Math Games, Maze and Sensory Writing.