Mitten Activities!

Tis the season...to bring out the mittens!

When I taught Kindergarten we did lots of fun mitten activities.

SNOWKEY POKEY

We did the 'Snowkey Pokey' 
{the winter version of the 'Hokey Pokey'}
A fun winter activity! Do the Snowky Pokey...that's what it's all about. FREE download. #kindergarten #winter #winteractivities #snow #freebies

MITTEN ART ACTIVITY

We made beautiful mittens in art!
Hat and Mitten art activities lesson for Kindergarten

MITTEN THEMED BOOKS

There are SO many great books about mittens to incorporate into the unit as well! Here are a few of our favorites:
Kids favorite books about mittens- perfect for a winter theme in the classroom! Includes book study companion activities to go with each mitten book. Packed with fun literacy ideas and guided reading activities. Common Core aligned. K-2 #kindergarten #1stgrade #2ndgrade #bookstudy #bookstudies #winter #mittens #winterbooks #literacy #guidedreading #picturebookactivities #bookcompanion #bookcompanions #2ndgradereading #1stgradereading

THE MITTEN

We especially LOVED the classic The Mitten by Jan Brett! 
Here are a few things we did with that book:
The Mitten book study winter literacy unit with Common Core aligned companion activities and a craftivity for K-1
The Mitten book study winter literacy unit with Common Core aligned companion activities and a craftivity for K-1
The Mitten book study winter literacy unit with Common Core aligned companion activities and a craftivity for K-1
The Mitten book study winter literacy unit with Common Core aligned companion activities and a craftivity for K-1
The Mitten book study winter literacy unit with Common Core aligned companion activities and a craftivity for K-1
The Mitten book study winter literacy unit with Common Core aligned companion activities and a craftivity for K-1

THE MISSING MITTEN MYSTERY

Students LOVED the mystery of the missing mitten! We read as Annie and her dog retraced their steps on their snowy day adventure to try and figure out where she left it.
The Missing Mitten Mystery book study winter literacy unit with Common Core aligned companion activities and a craftivity for K-1
The Missing Mitten Mystery book study winter literacy unit with Common Core aligned companion activities and a craftivity for K-1
The Missing Mitten Mystery book study winter literacy unit with Common Core aligned companion activities and a craftivity for K-1
The Missing Mitten Mystery book study winter literacy unit with Common Core aligned companion activities and a craftivity for K-1
The Missing Mitten Mystery book study winter literacy unit with Common Core aligned companion activities and a craftivity for K-1

THE THREE LITTLE KITTENS

The Three Little Kittens book study winter literacy unit with Common Core aligned companion activities and a craftivity for K-1
This book is about three little kittens, who lose their mittens...and make them dirty...and get into trouble. Maybe your students can relate?!
The Three Little Kittens book study winter literacy unit with Common Core aligned companion activities and a craftivity for K-1
The Three Little Kittens book study winter literacy unit with Common Core aligned companion activities and a craftivity for K-1
The Three Little Kittens book study winter literacy unit with Common Core aligned companion activities and a craftivity for K-1
The Three Little Kittens book study winter literacy unit with Common Core aligned companion activities and a craftivity for K-1
The Three Little Kittens book study winter literacy unit with Common Core aligned companion activities and a craftivity for K-1

THE MITTEN TREE

The Mitten Tree book study winter literacy unit with Common Core aligned companion activities and a craftivity for K-1
Who is leaving knitted mittens hanging on a tree by the bus stop? And who is providing the knitter with all that yarn?
The Mitten Tree book study winter literacy unit with Common Core aligned companion activities and a craftivity for K-1
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Mitten themed book study companion activities perfect for a winter theme!

1 comment

  1. Love the Snowkey Pokey! Sounds like you guys have had a great time with your mittens activities!

    Stef
    Miss Galvin Learns

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