First I told the students about the snow I experienced in Indiana over Winter Break and showed them a few pictures. Next, I read There Was and Old Lady Who Swallowed Some Snow. You all know what happens at the end....a snowman pops out! This led to a discussion about what would happen if we made a snowman in Florida! (And of course, we ALL had to share our stories of playing in snow, being in a blizzard, etc. Most of which were
I gave the students this planning sheet to write their own stories.
FINALLY, we made these cute "Florida Snowmen".
First Grade Blue Skies for the adorable craft idea! She has a lot of great ideas. Go check out her blog!