15 Heart-Filled Grinch Activities for the Classroom

Train with the Grinch before Christmas break. Here are 15 Grinch lesson plans. ideas, printables and resources to train with the Grinch in your classroom. From violating down the story in a graphic organizer to making a Grinch day (or week) you’ll find joy and helpful resources from these fantastic teachers.

Don’t let your December get too hectic – pick 1-2 joy things to put a little spice into your last daysВ before Christmas break and take it from there. Using this famous Christmas book is also a fantastic way to connect your read aloud into other classroom areas like math and even classroom management so you can maximize your time.

Grinch Quote Printable – The quote says «MaybeВ Christmas perhaps… means a little bit more?» and it’s flawless to display on your door for a joy packed day!

Displaying Goodness Classroom Management В – Place the concentrate on being kind and promoting helping others with this ordinary heart-earning system for the В month of December. A joy way to add spice to your classroom management.

Training With The Grinch

Seuss Vocabulary Worksheet – Use context clues to determine what ramshackle, slunk, sneer and other clever vocabulary words of Dr. Seuss mean. For 2nd-5th grade.

Make the Grinch Smile Writing Prompt – What would you do to makeВ himВ sneer from ear to ear? Here’s an alternative version simplified for kindergarten.

Pack in the 120 Chart – Pack in the missing numbers to 120 (ideal for 1st grade)… looks like somebody grinchy stole them!

Problem Solving Booklet – Students draw Seuss inspired illustrations to demonstrate solving very first grade word problems. Also includes a link to free writing papers.

Grinch Classroom Lesson Plans

The Grinch Readers Theater – Create a classroom version of The Grinch Who Stole Christmas with this readers theater with 14 Whos, a grinch, Cindy Lou Who and a thought bubbleВ narrator.

Parts of a StoryВ Anchor Chart – Dissect the movie or the read aloud and pack out a themed anchor chart. Then have students accomplish their own graphic organizer using the nextВ listed resource.

Graphic Organizer – Break apart the story into characters, setting, problem and solution and write a summary.

Classroom Movie Snacks

Grinch Popcorn Snack – Throw together a quick snack with Christmas colored M&M’s and marshmallows. Turning the popcorn a Grinch green is lighter than you think.

Quick Grinch Fruit Treat – Put together fruit on a toothpick to make it look like the Grinch. Ideal.

Grinchy Punch – Also known as Yoda Soda, this is a joy bright green punch with lime sherbert and Sprite.

Joy Ways to Instruct with the Grinch

Grinch Jail – If you think inviting the Grinch into your classroom sounds like a joy alternative to the elf on the shelf. he could put your classroom reading friends into Grinch jail.

How to Draw the Grinch Guided Drawing – Instruct how to draw the Grinch with steps laid out. Ideal for a guided drawing lesson from an art teacher. Or create cool painted versions with this tutorial movie.

How theВ Grinch Stole Christmas – The shortened YouTube version of the famous movie condensed down to 13 minutes.

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