I also put some holiday lights around the Critter Cafe board! The kids are going to LOVE that, especially when I tell them the animals did it!!
|If you don't already have this in your collection, |
it is a MUST-Have!
|Morning Work: Color, Cut, and glue on cotton balls for Countdown Santas!|
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|Students add a cotton ball to Santa's beard each morning when they come in.|
Day 1 of The Gingerbread includes reading aloud the LEGEND of the Gingerbread Man:
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|Due to time constraints, I prepare the cookie mix ahead of time, wrap dough in wax paper, then take to school ready to roll out.|
|We have 3 cookie mixes.|
Two for gingerbread cookie cut-outs that the kiddos do and the large G-Man tray is the one that gets away!
|We walk all the cookie trays down to the kitchen, and the lunch lady helps us load them in the oven.|
|While we wait for our cookies to bake, we read this!|
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As a first grade teacher, there are units and themes that are near and dear to my heart. The Gingerbread Man is my secret sweetie and FAVORITE of the bunch! Here's to a week of sugary trails! So, Run, Run, Run, as fast as you can, you can't get away from the Gingerbread Man!