Run the mitten pattern off on a variety of colors of construction paper. I wanted mine to have a red mitten with a green cuff + a green mitten with a red cuff, so I ran off two of each page (one on red and one on green). Laminate, trim and then cut the cuffs off so that you create puzzles for a Magic e Mitten Matching Game.
Use these for your word wall, a bulletin board, or games. Cut them into puzzles and use as an independent center. Includes 3 sets of snowflake tiles for patterning and making groups/sets to match the snowflake number card.
Make these into puzzles for independent centers that will help students count to 100 or review upper and lowercase letters. If you celebrate 100 Day in January, this would be a fun cut & glue activity. Run the tree-box grid off on blue construction paper. Students first cut and then glue the green number-tiles in the correct order. For that extra bit of pizzazz, have children dot on "snowflakes" using a Q-tip.
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.
You can make these into puzzles, laminate and use each year, or run off copies on green construction paper and have students cut up their own puzzle. I've provided a blank grid for you to run off on white construction paper, so students can place the puzzle pieces on it, or have children cut and glue their pieces to a sheet of white or black construction paper, turning this "craftivity" into a lovely bulletin board. Your caption can be: TREE-mendous Work By ___________________'s (teacher's name) kindergarteners (grade).
Help students learn to count forwards, backwards and by 10's. Print; laminate; trim and have students put together, or run off copies for each child and have them cut and glue to the numbered grid. You can also make a puzzle flip booklet using all 3 puzzles stapled to the top in mixed up fashion. Children flip the strips to find the puzzle they are working on. Have children pick a partner; challenge them to see who can be the first to put their puzzle together.
Use this packet for pocket or flashcards, or your word wall. Make extra sets and cut the cards apart to make puzzles, or play Memory Match and "I Have; Who Has?" games. Includes gingerbread house tiles to show how many.
Students pick a partner and take turns rolling the dice. Whatever number they roll they put that "piece/part" on the gingerbread puzzle grid. You can color and laminate a class set of puzzles to play each year, or run off copies for all of your kiddo's to decorate and then cut on the lines to make their own puzzle.
Print; laminate; and trim. Keep each gingerbread puzzle in its own Ziplic Baggie. Students pick a partner and take turns rolling the dice. Whatever number they roll they place that numbered puzzle piece on the grid. The first one to complete their puzzle is the winner.