Leveled "reading dice" for before, during, and after reading. Another variation of cube activity that can be used in lit circles, centers, or even individually (students can roll the dice and then write a response in their journal).
Tree idea for Reading Area, tent. Options: attach some of the branches to the ceiling /or drape thin blue cloth for sky/night sky. Add white Christmas lights to the "sky" i. on the hanging fabric or wall ceiling.
The manipulative for this weeks is small toys. I couldn't resist making a play activity based on Adam's favourite small toy of all time - the toy car! we have very few shape adventures I decided to create a Learning Shapes With Toy Cars activity.
Cute counting bear activity where students can work on representing numbers with objects. Write numbers from 0 to Represent a number of objects with a written numeral (with 0 representing a count of no objects).