Rooster by Maggie Smith for One Mitten  2004

Teacher's Guide and Resources for


Downloadable Teacher's Guide* for ONE MITTEN with activities and curriculum ideas
Reproducible handout* students can use for their responses to the imagination challenge question: What would you do with one mitten?
Read students' great ideas as to what they'd do with only one mitten: One Mitten Imagination Challenge.
Some terrific Web Resources for mitten curriculum

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Art copyright   2004 by Maggie Smith


I was delighted to discover these amazing and creative resources on the web for mitten-themed curriculum. Check out these sites for ideas for math, science, art activities and more!

Teacher's Sites
"Magical Mittens" at the The Virtual Vine
Mitten Themes from Mrs. Stewart
     The Mitten at Hubbard's Cupboard
Mitten Theme from Pratt's Educational Resources
     Mitten Theme at Step by Step Childcare
Mitten Theme from 2 Care 4 Kids
"Our Mitten" from Mrs. Goudie
The Teaching Heart by Colleen Gallagher

"Shadow Shapes"
In ONE MITTEN, the little girl makes "shadow shapes" of a "mitten whale / and a slow, slow mitten snail." Here are links to creating hand shadows:
     Ashley's Shadows
     Hand Shadows
     Shadow Animals from PBS Zoom
Mitten songs, fingerplays, etc.

      Finger play and activities - King County Library System in
      Mitten Color Match

     Jan Brett
      "Kittens and Mittens" web game