To help prevent kids’ minds from turning into mush this winter break, try giving them some creative options to stay mentally engaged. Reinforce their learning by assigning fun assignments before they leave and give them the opportunity to get caught up with extra practice! Today’s post will go over a few ideas for teachers and parents to use.
Reading Log Assignments
Get kids excited about the holidays by assigning some fun winter or holiday themed books!
Ask kids to write about their favorite part of the holidays, or to share a memorable holiday story.
Get kids into the holiday spirit by assigning a holiday or winter themed spelling list.
Assign custom practice assignments for concepts that your class, or specific students, are struggling with so they can get caught up over the break.
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