Get students back on task and engaged in learning with these winter and holiday-themed activities! Below are six printable worksheets students can use to review vocabulary words and strengthen writing. These activities can be adapted to work in all grade levels. Download them now!
PRINTABLE WINTER-THEMED ACTIVITIES FOR STUDENTS
#1 GRAMMAR FIR TREE ACTIVITY
Writing about holidays in December may not be an original concept, but it is fun for students! With the Grammar Fir Tree Writing Activity students will write about traditions while focusing on key grammar elements.
#2 DESIGN THE PERFECT GIFT VOCABULARY ACTIVITY
The Design the Perfect Gift Vocabulary Activity is a simple writing exercise that will help students review vocabulary words and get into the holiday spirit! On the tag template, have students describe the perfect gift for a friend or family member using at least five vocabulary words.
#3 COLOR YOUR SNOWMAN VOCABULARY ACTIVITY
This vocabulary activity will relax students while recharging their minds! The trick is, students have to label their snowman worksheet with as many vocabulary words as they can. Each vocabulary word should correspond with what's being portrayed on the coloring page. As they label the various elements on their page, kids will color in the corresponding shape/objects. Download the Color Your Snowman Vocabulary Activity now.
#4 SNOWFLAKES ADJECTIVES ACTIVITY
This warm-up activity offers a great way to teach adjectives as students think about wintery activities! Using this Snowflake Adjectives Activity template, have your students compete to write as many adjectives as they can think of in 3 minutes describing wintertime and winter activities.
#5 THINK LIKE A WINTER ATHLETE VOCABULARY ACTIVITY
This seasonal vocabulary worksheet centers around winter sports! With the Think Like a Winter Athlete Activity students will fill in the thought bubbles of various athletes as they compete in a winter sport. Each though bubble should contain at least one vocabulary word.
#6 DESIGN THE PERFECT SNOW DAY VOCABULARY ACTIVITY
The objective of this winter-themed activity is to have students design their perfect snow day using vocabulary words. On the printable template students will describe the exhilarating sledding or decadent hot chocolate they enjoy on a snow day. If you don't get "snow days" in your part of the country, have students use their imaginations and vocabulary words to describe what they would do on an unexpected day off or a trip to the mountains. Download the Snow Day Details Vocabulary Activity now.