Winter Unit: Pre-K, K, and 1

Reach common core standards the fun and active way by using this complete cross curricular thematic unit “White Wonderful Winter.”

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This 165 page unit contains scripted lessons with clearly stated objectives, common core standards, rationales, and materials. These activities are clearly written, easy to use, and need limited amounts of preparation. This professional style curriculum is just what you need to teach important concepts. The lessons can also be readily handed off to a parent volunteer or a classroom aide with complete confidence that objectives of the lesson will be reached.




Table of Contents:
Literacy
Scripted Literacy Lessons With Independent Options:
Abominable Snow Monster: Fluent Reading Alphabet Letters or Sight Words
Snowball Sounds: Naming Alphabet Letter Sounds Fluently
Sound Blizzard: Connecting Sounds to Letters
Snowflake ABC: Putting Letters in Alphabetical Order
Snowflake Hunt: Writing Alphabet Letters
Cocoa Words: Writing CVC Words
Independent Activities: 
Letter Whirl: Matching and Writing Alphabet Letters 
Hat Colors: Tracing Color Words
Math
Scripted Math Lessons With Independent Options:
Bundle Up: Using a 10 Frame to Make Number Combinations
Blizzard: Identifying before, after, and between using a number line
Skating Lessons: Counting Objects for Two Numbers in Succession
Snowball Fights at School: Counting by 10’s
Independent Activities: 
Snowflake Numbers: Composing 10 + a Given Number.
Snowballs: Representing Quantity using a 10 Frame
Snowstorm 10-Frame Write the Room: Writing Numerals Representing a Set
Science
Scripted Science Lessons
Snow Dough:Combining Ingredients to Make a New Substance
Crystal Creations: Growing Crystals
Writing Prompts/Word Wall
Winter Word Wall
Prompts: 
Winter Sports 
What I like About Winter
Guided Reading Books
Winter (Level C)
Winter (Level E)
Kitchen Cafe
Make a Snowflake, Then Eat!
Art Projects
Snowflake: Following Directions to Make a Snowflake
Snowy Day Kid: Constructing a Snow Kid Using Geometric Shapes
Songs
Snowflakes Falling Down
Bundle Me Up
Winter Time