Money Tree Christmas Gift: They can save up and buy the "big" presents that they want but no one can afford to give them. Instead of gifting them money in a plain ole envelope, make this easy DIY money tree to present them some cash.
5 Retelling Activities to Increase Our Youngest Readers' Story Comprehension - Meaning Matters. Green bead = beginning. Red bead = end. Blue beads are story components in the middle. Have kids slide a bead from right to left as they retell the story.