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Snow Days

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Snow Day Activities

So you're at home and the weather outside is cold and snowy. Why not try one of these activities and take it in to your teacher when you return to school? It may even be put on our school Learning Platform!

Poetry

Write an acrostic poem about the snow. You could use the following words down the side of your page:

  • SNOWY DAY
  • WINTER
  • SNOWMAN
  • SNOWBALL
  • SCHOOL IS CLOSED

Click here for an example.

Write a poem about your senses in the snow - what does it look like, how does it feel, what does it sound like when playing in it.......?

Craft

Ice Bowls - fill a bowl with water and add leaves, slices of fruit, sparkly sequins and buttons. Place in the freezer or outside if it is cold enough and wait for your Ice Bowl to form. Tip it out when frozen and take a photograph of it.

Paper Snowflakes - fold paper several times and then cut pieces out. Open up to see the snowflake. Decorate with glitter or colours.

English

Make a wordsearch with winter words and print it out to complete. Click here for a free online creator.

Write a story about a snow person that comes to life.

Think of three words to describe snow. Then type them in to this Text Snowflake Creator to make into to Text-flake.

ICT

Use an online paint program to create a snowy picture. Click here.

Drag items on the screen to make a family of snowmen! Click here.

Make a flake with this website.

What can you build with 100 snowballs? Click here to try.

 

Don't forget to do some reading too!