Even if "winter" does not include "snow" in your area it is a tremendous opportunity for teachers to talk with their class about "winter solstice" known as...THE FIRST DAY OF WINTER.
Denise Fleming's Story The First Day of Winter is to inform students of this special day!
The story provides opportunity for ordinal numbers and simple addition.
(differentiate with number of dice used)
Recall details from the story and work with the December calendar.
What fun they will have writing about winter.
This section offers three differentiated final write pages.
Working with words includes parts of speech.
There is a word search as well and colorful vocabulary for posting as seen on the first slide.