Gingerbread Man Activities and Ideas for 2023

Gingerbread man activities are a great way to keep 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade students engaged and learning during the month of December, which can be a tricky time of year in the classroom. The students often have “sugarplums dancing in their heads” and their excitement for the

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reindeer research project

7 Reindeer Activities and Ideas for 2023

Are your kids in “The Christmas Spirit,” but perhaps you aren’t allowed to do actual Christmas activities? Below are some fun and engaging reindeer activities that your students will love! Learn all about these reindeer activities below! 1. Reindeer Activity Packet This reindeer activity packet is filled with fun and

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Christmas Writing Prompt Activities: How to Wrap a Present

This fun Christmas writing prompt activity invites students to write directions for others to follow explaining how to wrap a present, specifically how to wrap a gift box. This is one of my favorite holiday writing prompts because it is a fun and engaging, real-world situation that students love! The

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Brazil holidays around the world unit

Christmas in Brazil: Holidays Around the World for Kids

Brazil is a popular choice when doing a Christmas around the world or holidays around the world unit. Christmas in Brazil is similar to Christmas in the United States; however, there are some differences which make it an interesting place to explore with elementary students during the month of December. This

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Three Kings Day Facts and Activities for Kids

This Christmas in Italy resource can be used as a stand alone unit or as part of a larger holidays around the world unit. It covers Three Kings Day, which is also known as Epiphany, and includes everything you need to teach your students about this special winter holiday, including Three Kings Day

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Facts about Diwali and Indian Celebrations for Kids

Diwali is a popular choice when doing a holidays around the world unit in an elementary classroom. If this is not a holiday you celebrate personally, you may not know a lot about it. These facts and resources about Diwali will help you plan and prep a comprehensive unit that

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Winter Opinion Writing FREEBIE!

Grab this freebie and engage your students in a fun seasonal activity. It’s a great way to practice opinion writing.