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Gingerbread Man Theme Unit

Contributed by Leanne Guenther

Note:  if you don't want to read through the theme unit, click here to go straight to the printable resources list or the book recommendation list.

Five Day Theme Unit

(suitable for children in kindergarten, grade 1 and grade 2).  Portions can be used for preschool.

This page provides day by day suggestions for a Gingerbread Man theme unit.

DAY 1:

Language Arts (Reading and Writing):

Creative Arts/Following Directions:

Math Skills:

DAY 2:

Language Arts (Reading and Writing):

Creative Arts/Following Directions:

Math Skills:

DAY 3:

Creative Arts/Following Directions:

Language Arts (Reading and Writing):

DAY 4:

Language Arts (Reading and Writing):

Creative Arts/Following Directions:

Math Skills:

DAY 5:

Language Arts (Reading and Writing):

Geography:

Math Skills:

Other Resources:

Good for send home sheets or free time activities:

  1. Baking Cookies Story Sequencing
     
  2. Gingerbread Man coloring page
  3. Gingerbread Man fold and cut paper chain
  4. Phonics worksheets -- the phonics ending "an" is used frequently in the story (man, ran, can, etc).  Create a MY "AN" BOOK using the phonics worksheets provided.