Review a variety of 2D shapes as well as the 3D cylinder shape, with this cute snowman windsock. This activity can be done as an independent center, or as a whole-group listening and following directions "craftivity".
Now You're Talkin' is an interesting and fun way to help your students practice writing. It's especially beneficial if you're working on the proper use of quotation marks. There are 5 different writing prompts to choose from.
Reinforce number sense + addition with this simple snowman dice game. Includes a template for numbers 1-6, as well as numbers 1-12, plus an incomplete snowman, so that students can create their own.
Help review analog and digital time to the hour and half hour, with this snowman clock matching game. Print the snowman template on white construction paper; laminate and trim. Run off the hatband-time words, the digital time-rectangles and the analog clocks; laminate and trim. Students choose a time and then match all of the pieces and parts to complete that snowman.
Cover a variety of standards with these January-themed winter math worksheets. Use them for your math block, morning work, sub folder, something for early finishers to work on, a math center, or for homework. The template stays the same with changing clip art to keep things fresh and interesting. Students are empowered and get right down to work, because they are familiar with the format.
Students can play this snowman color-matching game as an independent center, or choose a partner and play a spinner game. Make an extra set and have students glue the puzzle hat and scarf pieces to the appropriate snowman and use them for your winter word wall.
Venn diagrams are an excellent way for students to organize their thoughts before a comparison and contrast writing prompt. There's a Venn diagram comparing 2 snowman characters, as well as one comparing 2 snowman books of their choice.
Lots of standards are covered with this interesting, snowman-themed emergent reader, as students read the repetitive sentences, circle capital letters, add end punctuation, trace and write the words, and color the pictures. Days of the week + color words are reinforced.
Your students will enjoy choosing a 2D shape, folding and snipping it into a lacey snowflake that will become the tummy of their snowman. Includes directions, patterns and a list of helpful websites for more lovely paper snowflake activities.
Rip and tear activities are a super-fun way to help strengthen children's finger muscles. Completed craftivities look like a mosaic and make awesome bulletin boards.