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Winter Writing Center

A winter writing center is a great way to engage kindergarten and first-grade students in writing activities during the cold winter months. It can help students develop their writing skills and explore different winter-related topics such as snow, ice, winter clothing, and more. The winter writing center includes a variety of writing activities such as vocabulary words and spinners. By providing fun and creative writing activities, the winter writing center can inspire students to write stories, poems, letters, and other written expressions about their winter experiences.

$4.25

Engaging young learners in writing activities during the chilly winter months can be achieved through a winter writing center. This resource helps kindergarten and first grade students to develop their writing skills while exploring winter-related topics such as snow, ice, and winter clothing. A winter writing center can feature a range of activities such as vocabulary word wall words, winter minibooks, and more. With fun and creative writing activities at their fingertips, students can be inspired to express themselves through stories, poems, letters, and other written pieces about their winter experiences.

Why Should I Use The Winter Writing Center?

Offering a variety of choices at your writing center can make independent writing more enjoyable for your students. The winter writing center is specifically designed to cater to different skill levels and interests, providing multiple writing activities that your students can choose from. With 26 different types of writing paper, your students will have plenty of options at your writing stations. Whether they are just beginning to write words or are already writing paragraphs, this writing center has something for everyone.

winter writing activities

How Will The Winter Writing Center Help My Students?

Selecting appropriate writing center activities can be a challenge, given that students have varying levels of skills and interests. This is particularly true for writing stations where differentiation can be difficult. It’s essential to provide activities that cater to students at different levels of writing skills, from beginning writers to those who can write sentences and paragraphs confidently. The winter writing center is designed to meet the diverse learning needs of your students as they learn to write independently, whether it’s simple words, sentences or paragraphs.

26 Different Types Of Writing Activities

Winter Writing Center
  • Winter Vocabulary Word Cards
  • Winter Boy Bag Puppet
  • Winter Vocabulary Picture Cards
  • Winter Vocabulary Picture Poster
  • Winter Vocabulary Word Mini-book
  • Winter Vocabulary Word Spinner
  • “Draw and write” with space for 3 different vocabulary words and pictures
  • “Draw and write” with space for 9 different vocabulary words and pictures
  • “Draw and write” with space for a large picture and writing space for sentences or a paragraph
  • “Write what you like” with space for a large picture and writing space for sentences or a paragraph
  • “Spin and write” with space for 3 different vocabulary words and pictures
  • “Spin and write” with space for a large picture and vocabulary sentences
winter writing center
winter activities
  • “Write what you see” with space for 3 different vocabulary words and pictures
  • “Write what you see” with space for a large picture and writing space for sentences or a paragraph
  • “Write what you like” with space for 3 different vocabulary words and pictures
  • Letter writing page
  • List making page
  • “Find, Color, Write” – 3 different pages with 3 vocabulary terms to search for and write
  • Winter Vocabulary Word Recording Sheet – For use with digital resources.
  • Winter Vocabulary Sentences Recording Sheet – For use with digital resources.

Would You Like A Digital Writing Activity?

With this winter writing center, you have several options for digital writing activities on Google Slides, Boom Learning or Seesaw.

Boom Cards Resources
Seesaw Digital Resources

The digital writing center activities can be used as a stand-alone activity with engaging colorful slides for your students to move images and write the words and sentences. This allows for even more writing options and engagement for students.

winter seesaw activities

Note: Seesaw users can move an actual magnifying glass to find the hidden word on the page!

winter boom cards
winter vocabulary

Would you like to have your students practice paper and pencil writing tasks along with a digital activity? The vocabulary digital resources were created for your students to read the words and sentences from their devices and write them on the included writing pages.

Writing Ideas To Use At Your Independent Literacy Centers

winter writing activites

Make the paper bag puppet and laminate the word cards. Your students will take a card, write it on their recording forms and feed it to the hungry boy!

Winter Writing Center

Laminate and add the picture cards to a pocket chart. Students take a card and add it to their list of winter words.

If you use writing folders, add the vocabulary poster and the writing pages to your student’s writing center folders. Perfect for a grab-and-go-writing center.

winter writing activities

Add the vocabulary word spinners to your writing center. Students spin a paperclip to decide which winter word to write about.

winter writing center

Use both digital and print writing activities! Students read the winter words and sentences on their devices and record them on the form. This also helps your ELL learners!

Along with the differentiation and the writing choices in this winter writing center, your students will enjoy the engaging winter writing activities. Instead of having the pressure of coming up with something to write about, the helpful vocabulary cards and posters will help spark their imagination. And since these activities are so interactive, you will find that they have plenty to keep their attention while they’re at your independent writing center.

Winter Writing Center

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Get your students excited about writing with our winter writing center! Provide them with a fun and engaging way to practice their writing skills by purchasing this writing center today.

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