Your students will enjoy choosing a 2D shape, folding and snipping it into a lacey snowflake that will become the tummy of their snowman. Includes directions, patterns and a list of helpful websites for more lovely paper snowflake activities.
Make a cute winter bulletin board, or locker decoration, with these snowman name stackers, which will help little ones with name identification, as well as a shape review of circles, squares and rectangles.
Review the 2D shapes with this sweet "craftivity." You can make a set and use as flashcards, an independent center game, an interesting assessment, or have students choose one and make a bulletin board. Caption: "______________'s Kinders Are Really Shaping Up!"
Review shapes with this fun "craftivity." Use as a bulletin board, center activity or have students make one of their own. Take a closer look and you'll see that the snowman's facial features also match the 2D shape of his head.
Cover a variety of standards with this cute elf slider. Slider strips for shapes, upper and lowercase letters; numbers to 30, skip counting by 2's, 3's, 5's and 10's + counting backwards from 10 to 0 and 20 to 0. If you don't want to make a slider, create a "belly booklet." Have students write letters, numbers, words, their name or whatever else you are working on inside this mini-booklet that's glued to the elf's tummy.
Cover lots of Common Core State Standards as students read, add end punctuation, underline capital letters; trace and write the shape word; trace and write the color word, trace the shape and then draw and color that shaped nose on the reindeer.
Choose a keepsake reindeer for your kiddo's to make by tracing their foot with their shoe on. Antlers are made from their hand prints. One reindeer is a slider and reviews 2D shapes.
Play a gingerbread house spinner game, and/or a gingerbread man dice game, to review the common 2D shapes.