Practice place value with this fun craftivity. Students trace, write, cut and glue the numbers under the appropriate "doors" that flip up, to reveal the year. Students practice subtraction by subtracting the year they were born, from the New Year to get their age.
Look closely and you will see that the snowman's face is textured, and made out of embossed wallpaper. Wally, the Wallpaper Snowman looks terrific dangling from the ceiling, as there is a writing prompt on the back. (There are 4 to choose from in the packet.)
Equal parts of non-menthol shaving cream and Elmer's glue, will make an awesome-snowy frosting, that really puffs up when it dries! The results are simply amazing.
Help reinforce upper and lowercase letters + numbers from 1-20 (teens are sometimes toughies for little ones) with an "I Spy" game.
Reinforce adjectives and the poetry genre for older students, by having them write an acrostic poem. For little ones, this is a fun way to review letters and words that begin with those letters.
Students can practice name recognition or spell "Winter" "Welcome" "Love" "Joy" "Peace" or whatever. If you'd like to keep things short for PK's, have them just do their initial. These make a sweet hallway display. Caption: My Kinders Are "Snow" Special" and later taken home to put on the door of their room.
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.
Reinforce a variety of standards, with these snowman puzzles that cover upper and lowercase letters, counting forwards and backwards + skip counting by 2's, 3's, 5's, and 10's. Make a set to use as puzzles for an independent center, by printing, laminating and trimming the pieces. Also print and laminate the blank grid. Students use it to place the puzzle pieces on top.