Ghost in the House is an adorable, simple story by Ammi Joan Paquette. It is available through Scholastic. The story is required to complete the activities. The story provides a nice, non-threatening look at some spooky, but cute Halloween characters.
This package includes three different formats for alphabet booklets for letter identification and tracing practice for Kindergarten or early grade one students. The booklets are easy to assemble - just copy, cut and staple. The first booklet is for upper
Groundhog Day Activity Pack K-3
Groundhog Day Activity Pack (poems, fact sheet, word work, more)
This free resource contains some low-key, end of the month wind-down activities for the month of September, suitable for K-2 students. It contains: 3 formats for reflection pages 3 levels of word searches Acrostic poem outline for the word September How many words can you find in September
Snow is a book by Uri Shulevitz. This story creates a magical, old world feel with both its images and its text. As the story unfolds, it gently builds the wonderful, child-like anticipation for snow. The story is also a great jumping off point for discussion and comparisons between the past and present, in terms of clothing, technology, etc.
This package contains a book companion for the story The Littlest Pumpkin by R.A. Herman and Betina Ogden. It's about a little pumpkin that dreams of being a jack-o-lantern. Unfortunately, after a succession of visitors to Mr. Bartlett's farm, the Littlest Pumpkin still has not been picked.
This package contains 2 levels of word searches for fourteen fairy tales and traditional stories. These word searches would be suitable for grades one to three, or higher. I created the first level myself and the second was created with word search machine from technology integration depot.
Eggbert the Slightly Cracked Egg (a book companion)
Eggbert the Slightly Cracked Egg is a heart-warming story about being different, wanting to fit in, and self-acceptance. It is written by Tom Ross and illustrated by Rex Barron. I discovered this story a few years back and it has been one of my favorites ever
This package includes 21 writing prompts in two formats, suitable for grades 1-2. These writing prompts would be a fun addition to a writing centre or unit, or as extra home writing practice. For ambitious writers, there is a blank format and lined sheet which can be used as a second page for
This package contains some end of the month wind-down activities for the month of December, suitable for K-2 students. It contains: 3 formats for reflection pages 3 levels of word searches Acrostic poem outline for the words December and Christmas How many words can you find in December
This package is a book companion to the picture book Snowballs by Lois Ehlert. This package would be a great complement to a winter or Christmas theme. It is suitable for K-2. The book reveals a snowman family including dad, mom, boy, girl, baby, cat and dog.
Winding Down November (reflection, word search, acrostic)
This package contains some end of the month wind-down activities for the month of November, suitable for K-2 students. It contains 3 formats for reflection pages, 3 levels of word searches and an acrostic poem outline for November. Please see preview for
The First Day of Winter is a story by Denise Fleming. It& a similar format as Twelve Days of Christmas. The story unfolds over ten days, as a snowman is dressed up with different items numbering one to ten. It can be sung along to or read as a poem.
This video companion is based on a You-tube animated video entitled Dark Dark Woods. It is a 6:15 minute video. I stumbled across the video by accident, and it is exceptional. There are sound effects, but no talking in the video, which encourages the children to use their
This package contains word searches for fourteen fairy tales and traditional stories. It would be appropriate for Kindergarten or grade one students. There are two word searches for each story, so you may choose which is appropriate for your students.