Christmas... already??!!

I know that it is Thanksgiving Break, but I am in full swing Christmas mode. The second that tree gets pulled out of the closet everything.

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Deck the Halls with Reindeer Fun

December is here, and this is the perfect time to explore reindeer. Believe it or not, there are TONS of learning options that can make a reindeer theme deep and meaningful. Check out this reindeer themed post for ideas to get your started.

Adorable writing prompts for December. FREEBIE

Here Comes Santa Claus--Here Comes Santa Claus

"If Santa got stuck in my chimney, I would . . . " (Cute writing assignment). For my teacher friends!

Santa is stuck writing activity. The writing prompt was, & Santa got stuck in my chimney, I would& Brainstorm lots of ideas. My third graders did this!

For the Love of First Grade: Dear Santa,

Teach Your Child to Read - Writing a letter to Santa- Something Nice to Say, Something I Need, Something I Want. - Give Your Child a Head Start, and.Pave the Way for a Bright, Successful Future.

Comment fête-t-on Noël ailleurs ? C'est par ces fiches que j'ai commencé mon travail autour du monde.

Noëls autour du monde

Comment fête-t-on Noël ailleurs ? C'est par ces fiches que j'ai commencé mon travail autour du monde.

A Polar Express Language Arts Unit for BIG kids! This Polar Express unit includes movie comprehension questions that are rigorous, elements of fiction for the book and movie, writing prompts, and more! A perfect Christmas activity that will keep students learning.

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Cute door idea

Give your front door a makeover this season with one of these Christmas door decorating ideas. Christmas Doors Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus.

It's the little things...: Christmas Freebie! How to Decorate a Christmas Tree

This Christmas how-to writing freebie includes a Christmas tree decorating page, a first, next, & last brainstorming page, and primary & intermediate publishing pages.

{FREEBIE}  I have used this activity for over 10 years in my classroom and my students have loved it every year. I am offering it as a free resource as my Holiday gift to you!

{FREEBIE} The poem has been divided into 28 cards in a "I have, Who Has" fashion. Students will have to listen carefully as they only get the 3 or 4 words in poem ahead of their lines. Also listed several alternate ways to enjoy the included cards.