Review 2D and 3D shapes, plus pattern block shapes with this fun Polly Wants A Shape Cracker packet.
Print off Polly; laminate and trim. Cut out an opening in her mouth; attach Polly to a container and have students "feed" her number "cracker" cards.
Make Polly the parrot and have your students "feed" her upper and lowercase letter "cracker" cards. Packet includes an ABC booklet, upper and lowercase letter worksheets, assessments, a tip list of alphabet card ideas, plus an alphabetical list of over 700 pirate-related words and phases, as well as a certificate of praise.
There are a variety of ways to use these alphabet puzzles. Run off on white construction paper, laminate and trim. Keep each letter puzzle in its own baggy. Students can put them together as an independent center, or do as a whole group activity, passing out a different letter puzzle to each child.
There are lots of things you can do with these large upper & lowercase letter posters: Use them as anchor charts, flashcards, Play-doh mats, letter collages, a class book, or run them off on a variety of colors of construction paper; laminate and cut them out to make an alphabet border.
There are lots of things you can do with these large lowercase letters: Use them as anchor charts, flashcards, Play-doh mats, or run them off on a variety of colors of construction paper; laminate and cut them out to make a border, or have them going up a large Chicka Boom tree.
Children choose a partner and take turns rolling the dice. Whatever number they roll will be the matching numbered pattern block that they will stack. A second roll tells them how many of that pattern block they need to stack. If they knock over their stack, the spilled pieces go back in the pile; any that are still in a stack can stay.