Martin Luther King Jr. Banners
These Martin Luther King Jr. banners are the perfect extension activity when learning about and celebrating the life of Martine Luther King Jr. Kids will choose the topic they want to write about, creating student engagement. Publishing this writing is the absolute best by hanging up all the pieces of writing together and displaying them in the classroom or hallway.
Summer Goals Writing Activity
This fun summer writing activity will encourage your students to set goals for this summer while also working on their writing skills! Guaranteed to keep kids motivated and learning all summer long! #summergoals #summerlearning
Summer Journal - Playdough To Plato
Give your kids the gift of writing with these summer journals! Kids will love writing throughout the summer while preventing the summer slide! Included in this freebie are a multiple front covers to choose from, writing ideas and topics print outs and an example letter! This visual guide will get kids so excited to write all summer long! #summerwriting #summerjournal
End of the Year Craftivity
This end of the school year craftivity is a perfect way to reflect on a great school year while practicing some brainstorming and writing skills. Kindergarten and first grade kids will love using these writing templates and graphic organizers and parents will love reading all about their amazing school year! #endoftheschoolyear #writingactivities #graphicorganizer
Camping Themed Story Stones
Creating story stones is a great way to help kids get excited about writing. Students will use these to practice their fine motor skills with careful drawing and writing, and expand their vocabulary and imagination through storytelling! Kids will want to write stories again and again! #creativewriting #writingtools #kindergartenwriting
Beach Bucket Writing
Whether you’re planning a trip to the beach or you’re just dreaming about warm summer weather, this engaging writing project is a must-try activity for kindergarten or first grade. Kids will love this as a fun writing center or homeschool activity!
These texting templates are the perfect engaging writing activity for kindergarten and first graders! Kids will love practicing their writing skills with their friends while not even realizing they are completing a literacy activity! This makes a great writing center activity! #writingcenter #textingtemplate
Student Book Recommendations
Student book recommendations are a great way to get kids talking about the stories they read. Whether you’re working on an author study, need a book-themed bulletin board idea, or just want kids to reflect on books, this sheet is sure to do the trick! This makes a great listening center activity as well! Perfect for kindergarten and first grade kids.
Writing Center Starter Kit
This writing center bundle is an easy way to get your writers workshop and center up and running quickly and successfully! This pack comes with vocabulary and sight word lists, self assessment checklists, writing paper and much much more! Everything you need for your students to love going to the writing center and feeling successful. #earlywriters #writingcenter
Camping Themed Story Stones - Playdough To Plato
Use these homemade, camping-themed story stones to inspire kids to write about playful outdoor adventures. Both fun and educational!
Writing Center Starter Kit - Playdough To Plato
This writing center starter kit includes everything you need for a station in your classroom or for a go-to writing folders for each student desk.
Kindness Writing Craftivity - Playdough To Plato
Whether you’re looking for a writing craftivity for Valentine’s Day or you need a project for Random Acts of Kindness Week, you’re in the right spot. This kindness writing activity will look great on your bulletin board and will fill your classroom with thoughtful reminders about the importance of being kind. Grab this freebie and then snag 20 more Valentine centers your students will LOVE in our shop or on Teachers Pay Teachers!
Easter Egg Writing Craftivity - Playdough To Plato
This Easter egg writing craftivity is the perfect activity to go along with a classrom Easter egg hunt or to use as a seasonal writing center!
Snowman Writing Craftivity - Playdough To Plato
Get students excited about writing with this festive winter craftivity! Children will love dreaming up ideas about how to bring a snowman to school and you’ll love that it’s so quick to prep. Our snowman craftivity is such a great way to help students think outside the box! This frosty family looks so festive hanging in the hall or as a part of your winter classroom décor!
Martin Luther King Jr. Banners - Playdough To Plato
We set aside time each year to celebrate and honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Some ways we do that with our first grade students is by reading books about his life, watching his “I have a Dream” speech and talking about why he is an inspiration. Here is an engaging writing activity for 1st grade to incorporate into your lesson plans to continue to teach about his impacts- so if you've been looking for an engaging Martin Luther King Jr. activity for first grade, this is it!
Number Formation Pack - The Stem Laboratory
Looking for a great way to make learning to write the numbers 0 to 30 fun for kids! Look now further! This number formation activity pack is brimming with motivating ways to practice writing and recognizing numbers. Our activity pack includes posters with memorable poems, a 0-10 review sheet kids can take home to practice plus number activity sheets that work on writing and concept. These are great kindergarten and grade 1 activities to add to your collection!