Mitten math – follow up to The Mitten story
Lesson Plan - The Mitten by Jan Brett
Sequencing, writing, listening, art
Math for The Mitten
Fine motor, language, visual motor
Following directions, interpreting graphic data
Dramatizing The Mitten
Drama, retelling, sequencing
Mitten Math Game
Sequencing, addition, subtraction
Acting out The Mitten
The Mitten Activities
Language, comprehension, intro to Internet research
The Mitten – Curriculum Map
Activities for Art, Music, Play, Drama, Math, and Science
More amazing lessons perfect for January!
Winter Theme Activities compiled
Includes learning center activities! Art, science, MORE!
Marshmallow Math Winter Theme Activities
Penguin Activities collected for Preschool - K
Winter Hat Glyph
Recording and interpreting graphical data
Gingerbread Man Glyph
Graphing Activities – K - primary
How to make a magnetic graphing board and dozens of topics for graphing!
Writing activity follow-up to “The Snowman” video
Get Your Snow People Here – follow-up activities to
Recall information, create a story map, compare/contrast
Near and Far with Snow People
Art – perspective
Hibernation & Bears, Penguins
Hibernation – Follow-up to Time to Sleep by Denise Fleming
Compilation of dozens of activities, poems, music, art, games
Sequencing, writing, some good links (Activity 4’s link doesn’t work, the rest were working as of Dec. ’08)
More Resources for January Winters!
Jan Brett Book activities (Chat transcript)
Coffee filter snow kids; Milk Jug Igloo; Snowman Heads; Sock Snowmen
Marshmallow snow person recipe/craft (w/photo)
Tortilla snowflakes (w/photo)
Finger Paint Sticky toffee
Paint Stirrer Stick Snow Figure (w/diagram)
Soda Bottle Snowman (w/photo)
Balloon Print Snowman
Mizlett's 3-D snowflake (w/diagrams)
Ice Cube Painting
Winter and beyond. Bookmark these posts to use throughout the school year!
Paper plate crafts for various holidays and subjects
Class book ideas based upon books read (compiled)
Dozens of teacher-created ideas for fabulous class books!
Coming soon! Get a jump on Groundhog Day and 100th Day
Groundhog poem & printable
Groundhog Sizes lesson plan
Teachers Share Their Best 100th Day Activities
It’s time to start planning for 100th Day, Read Across America Day. These Teachers.Net forums can make the difference between ho hum and memorable
100th Day Chatboard:
100th Day Mailring:
Do you have a topic or theme not covered here? Just go to the Teachers.Net Lesson Plans Bank and type the topic, concept or theme name into the search form to find posts submitted by teachers like you, teachers eager to share with you their best lesson plans and activities! (Won’t you take just a couple of minutes once each month to submit YOUR most successful lessons?)
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