Have students complete the writing prompt: "You're going to have a great year 'bee-cause'..." on the pages inside the mini apple booklet, and then glue it to the bumblebee that your current students make for your next year's kiddos.
I've included a template for the end of the year: "I hope you have a 'berry' special summer, just like you" as well as one for the beginning of the school year: "I'm wishing you a 'berry' special school year." For a sweet treat, attach your note to a berry-flavored juice box, or some Wild Berry Skittles.
A word search is a quick, easy and fun way to build vocabulary and reinforce spelling. Four word searches include 88 words associated with the Olympics.
Challenge your students to make a list of words using the letters in Olympics. I've included a recording sheet, certificates of praise + my list of 77 words.
There are so many things you can do with this Olympic Word Packet. Use the Olympic alphabet cards for games, a bulletin board boarder, puzzles, centers, flashcards, sorting, your word wall etc. There's an alphabetical list of 528 words associated with the Olympics + 364 mini word cards students can alphabetize, or sort into nouns, verbs and adjectives on the Olympic word sorting mat.
Review digital and analog time to the hour and half hour with this Olympic-themed telling time packet. Print off the clock faces and the digital time rectangles on glossy white photo paper. Trim and glue to the Time For The Olympics master. You've now created a dry erase board!
Rolling For The Gold is an easy, quick and fun way to review ordinal numbers with an Olympic twist.
Here's a list of the sites where the winter and summer Olympics have been held. From the first to the most current.
Students can color a mini Olympic flag (glue a Popsicle stick to the side) or strengthen their finger muscles by making a "Rip & Tear" Olympic flag. I've included 2-pages of historical Olympic flag facts, that you can share with your students as well.