Save up to $5.00 on this holiday bundle that includes 6 holiday Get Fit stories and editable word file overview handout with sight words:
1. Frank N. Stein’s Haunted House (October: Halloween)
2. Tom the Turkey Takes a Break (November: Thanksgiving)
3. A Veteran’s Day Celebration (November: Veteran’s Day)
4. The Vanishing Valentine’s (February: Valentine’s Day)
5. Lucky the Leprechaun Looks for Gold (March: St. Patrick’s Day)
6. Santa’s Missing Suit (December: Christmas)
Get Fit Action Stories: Frank N. Stein’s Haunted House
Get students exercising and moving as they follow along with Frank N. Stein's move to a new neighborhood, where he finds new friends to help make his house a home. Action words include:
shivered and shook
dropped to the ground
stepped to the right
boogied to the Monster Mash
Practice/assess coordination, comprehension, fitness, following directions, listening, and sight words with Get Fit Action Stories. Use for daily warm-ups, rainy day indoor activities, PE, reading, and learning styles. Fun and enjoyable for all!
Get Fit Action Stories: Tom the Turkey Takes a Break
What happens when Tom the Turkey decides not to participate in Thanksgiving? This active learning book includes listening and sight words that are physically acted out when read aloud. Get fit while reading and learning!
Action words include:
1. gobbled and hopped
2. yelled, “Stop!”
3. sat on the ground
4. Shake a leg
5. wave your hand
6. jumped up and down
7. gobble, gobble…
8. shook hands
9. stretched and yawned
10. looked around
14. stood frozen
15. remained frozen
16. shaded his eyes
17. Beep, beep
19. yelled, “Happy Thanksgiving!”
Includes short story elements that can also be taught. Meets CCSS for assessment of listening, following directions, sight words, vocabulary, and more...Have fun exercising and learning with Tom the turkey!
Get Fit Action Stories: A Veteran’s Day Celebration
What is Veterans Day? When does it fall each year? What kinds of celebrations honor our veterans? Students get an introduction and definition of Veterans Day, plus why it is different than Memorial Day. Then, get ready to join the parade! Play ball, watch fireworks, and thank a veteran for serving!
Get Fit Action Stories combine reading, sight words, listening, speaking, directions, and physical education into one assignment. It's a fun, physical learning adventure!
Action Words included:
3. Miss America wave
5. moves a scepter up and down
9. plays a violin
10. toots a horn
11. beats a drum
13. flip hamburgers
14. toss salads
15. swing bats
16. hit homeruns
17. yells, “Ewwwww” then
18. “Thank you!”
20. “Happy Veterans Day!”
Get Fit Action Stories: The Vanishing Valentines
What happened to Ms. Vee's Valentine's Day cards? Exercise and read along to uncover the Valentine's Day mystery with this Get Fit Action Story.
Action Word List
1.look up and down
2. picked flowers
3. Boo-hoo! Wah-wah!
3. magnifying glass and looked
4. jumped rope
8. close our eyes
9. count to ten
10. lifts weights
11. prowls under rocks
13. hold on to your heart
15. “Happy Valentine’s Day!”
Meets CCSS reading guidelines. Great for building motor skills and reading skills. Students will enjoy learning and exercising with The Vanishing Valentine's story!
Get Fit Action Stories: Lucky the Leprechaun Looks for Gold
Can Lucky find the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow? What happens when he runs into Mr. Dragon? Can a leprechaun and dragon become friends? Exercise and practice sight words on Lucky's journey to find the pot of gold at the end of a rainbow.
Sight Words and Exercise List:
dance a jig
watch for rainbows
points and yells “There’s a rainbow!”
cheers, “Hip-hip hooray!”
waves a club
link arms and dance a jig
share the gold
Wish your friends
“Happy St. Patrick’s Day!”
Excellent for bad weather days, physical education classes, ELA sight word practice, motor coordination, and visual imagery skills. Fun and engaging! Meets CCSS.
Get Fit Action Stories: Santa’s Missing Suit
Where is Santa's missing red suit? Help Evie the elf as she recruits other elves, reindeer, and snowmen to help find Santa's red suit. Will Santa's famous yearly trip be delayed?
Each page contains action word(s) for students to physically act out. Words include:
2. danced a jig
4. checked and double checked
5. shook hands
7. looked under
11. made snowballs
14. shook their heads and yelled, “No!”
15. jumped up and down
16. slowly cracked open the door
19. shouted, “Ho, ho, ho…Happy holidays!”
Meets CCSS for speaking and listening, reading foundation skills, and physical education. Have while learning and searching for Santa's missing red suit!
Created by Beth Hammett - The Educator Helper