A fun way to teach or practice writing persuasive essays during the month of December! Students have to convince Santa if they have been naughty or nice! Easy paragraph is outlined step-by-step and this pack includes a brainstorming sheet, Christmas writi
Could use for whole group or writing station.Story Bags - put a few random items in a paper bag, and kids can write creative stories about them! (Could have 1 kid each week be responsible for bringing in items)
The Gingerbread Man. This was a really successful activity - first we read the book, brainstormed the adjectives, played a gingerbread man memory game, and then cooked gingerbread men. A wonderful afternoon the kids really enjoyed!
This is such a cute lesson that taps into background knowledge and helps students organize the information they learn. SCIENCE: ACTIVATING SCHEMA AND FACT CHECKS (I wish I had this idea when I was introducing schema!
Who doesn't love hot chocolate? Your students will love using their senses about this sweet treat and creating their "How To Make Hot Chocolate" craftivity! This unit is great for a "How to" writing lesson and it's the perfect addition to your