This packet includes a variety of quick, easy and interesting ways for your kiddos to countdown to Christmas. Counting down is a great way to help your students practice counting backwards, as well as visually be able to "see" the passage of time, which is a rather abstract concept for young children.
This Christmas alphabet booklet, is an interesting and fun way to have students countdown to Christmas. Starting December 1st, have them complete one letter. Since there are only 25 days 'til Christmas, remind students to complete letters Y and Z on the last day.
Doing countdown activities, help little ones wrap their heads around the concept of time. They're also a quick, easy and fun way to practice numbers, as well as counting backwards. The packet also includes a traceable calendar page for December, with a blank template if you want students to write in their own numbers.
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.