Giant 3-D Snowflake - giant is right. With 6 sheets of copy paper, each trimmed to 8.5" square, this giant measures nearly 23"! Next time I'll make them a bit smaller, and with stiffer paper. Card stock perhaps. Invisible tape is also a must.
This emergent reader little book is a great way to practice recognizing solid shapes (3-d shapes) and reading color words. The text of this book follows a predictable pattern: Red cone, red cone, what do you see? I see a blue cube looking at me. This story features the following solid shapes: cone, cube, cylinder, sphere, pyramid, and rectangular prism. It also features the following color words: red, yellow, blue, orange, green, and purple. $
Pass out paper lunch bags and have kids find a 3D solid to put inside. Also, have students write three clues that describe their 3D shape on the outside of their bag. Then, they bring it back to class and the other kids guess their shape