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All I Want for Christmas- Students write a letter to Santa persuading him to bring one special item for Christmas. CCSS aligned
Beginning Writing - List Writing >> Differentiated activities to teach list writing to beginning writers.
Make My Pumpkin - A Hands On Writing Activity for Grades 1-3. Perfect for fall or Halloween. Students use their descriptive writing skills to describe a pumpkin that they created in hopes of a partner being able to recreate the pumpkin by reading what they wrote.
santa handprint craft - great for little kids!
This 44 page set of worksheets, task cards, games, a writing activity, math activities and more will keep your kids busy learning the first week. These activities are great not only for student learning, but to provide you as a teacher, a simple way to get to know the kids, while allowing them to get to know one another, and helping them make the transition to a new classroom. Love this for Back to School! (TpT Resource)
I love Read & Make! - 2nd post in the series. 23 books about fall with great crafts to do after reading.