As the winter chill sets in, it’s not just our bodies that need to stay warm and active; our brains also crave stimulation and challenge.
One of my favorite ways to engage students is to provide activities that teach content and skills with a seasonal or holiday theme. In this section, you will find activities that focus on Thinking Skills, Reading and ELA, Math, and Writing with a seasonal or holiday theme.
Groundhog Day Craftivity
This cute groundhog craftivity includes all the templates you need to create this adorable groundhog along with a writing activity.
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