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48 resources with the concept postcards

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Walk Two Moons: Unsent Letter

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
Take a journey with your class as they explore the different settings from Walk Two Moons by Sharon Creech. Middle schoolers write postcards in first person as if they were the characters of the story.  
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To Canada with Love

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Focus on line and color with a postcard project. Learners view various works of art and discuss line and color before moving on to creating their own work. Using nature as inspiration, pupils decorate postcards and mail them after...
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A Letter to Amy Teaching Plan

For Teachers Pre-K - 2nd Standards
Peter wants to send a special birthday party invitation to Amy, but a lot can happen between the front door and the mail box. Read the children's book A Letter to Amy by Ezra Jack Keats with your class to find out what happens, extending...
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Mailing Postcards

For Teachers Pre-K - K
Learning how to create, address, and mail postcards is an exciting and important skill for youngsters to acquire. Here, pupils make their own original postcards and they mail them to family and friends. This enjoyable activity should...
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Rainforest Conservation Postcards and Comics

For Teachers 2nd - 12th
Culminate your study of the rainforest by creating postcards to send to government representatives or comic strips that teach about conservation of threatened resources. Elementary schoolers use images from Pics4Learning to design...
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Worksheet for Analysis of a Postcard

For Students 8th - 12th
In this primary source analysis worksheet, students respond to 11 short answer questions that require them to analyze the pictured postcard.
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Awesome Adjectives Postcards!

For Teachers 3rd - 8th
Learners create a postcard by illustrating a place they would like to visit and using ten adjectives in a short message describing the pictures.
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Postcard Template

For Teachers K - 4th
Wish you were here! Have kids express their salutations and warm wishes with postcards. The worksheet provides two postcard templates for kids to address, sign, and illustrate.
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Valentine’s Day Post Cards

For Teachers K - 5th
Instead of just signing cards on Valentine's Day, have kids complete postcards to truly tell their loved ones how they feel! A fun holiday instructional activity includes Valentine's Day vocabulary for kids to use in their postcard...
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Postcard Template

For Teachers 1st - 12th
Practice writing short letters with postcards. The resource includes two pages to make four postcards. The first page has space for drawing, and the second includes a place to write, address lines, and stamp spaces.
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Art Imitates Life

For Teachers 3rd - 8th
Elementary and middle schoolers examine postcards depicting World War I events. Eventually, they create prints that reflect their own lives. In an interesting blend of history and current events, this lesson should engage your kids in...
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Stringbean Coes Vacation

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders first begin the activity by reading Vera B. Williams Stringbean's Trip to the Shining Sea. This book is a collection of postcards that Stringbean Coe and his brother Fred write to their family while they were on a summer...
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Postcards From The Wilderness

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students examine and discuss various landscapes from the Getty Museum. They create postcards featuring landscapes that incorporate rubbings to create texture. They write letters on the backs of their postcards describing their landscapes.
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Postcard from Bear

For Teachers 1st
First graders are introduced to the book, POSTCARD FROM BEAR and in pairs, discuss where he might go. They listen to the letter from Bear's mother and check to see if the description fits the bear.
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Memories from the National Sites

For Teachers K - 1st
Students write a virtual postcard. In this logo lesson students are introduced to the concept of postcard writing. Students research the national sites and states highlighted on quarters for that year. Students take a virtual trip to the...
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Writing Postcards

For Students 2nd - 3rd
In this writing skills learning exercise, students imagine they are visiting Antarctica and write a postcard home about their experiences. Students use the picture for help.
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Canada on Postcards

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
Young scholars illustrate facts and information that they have studied about weather and climate in the United States. They make a postcard on a 3 X 5 card on which a message may be written for mailing without an envelope and to which...
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Multi-cultural, The Butterfly

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders discuss The Butterfly. In this literacy lesson, 6th graders write two postcards about the issues of the Holocaust from the two different perspectives of the two girls from the text.
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Earths Waters

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students research Everglades National Park, Three Gorges Dam, Hoover Dam, Roaring 40s, and Mariana Trench. After reviewing the sites, they choose one to illustrate a postcard with an image on one side and a description of the site on...
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A Soldier's Valentine

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Pupils create Valentine's for soldiers in Iraq. They review how to write a friendly paragraph and discuss the military and duties of soldiers in Iraq. They create postcards and write reasons why they are rpoud of the military and how...
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"Postcard From Bear"

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students complete various activities related to the book "Postcard From Bear." They participate in a shared reading activity, identify the locations in the book on a map, and write a postcard to the bear in the story.
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In Full Bloom

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders discuss flowers. In this botany lesson, 3rd graders engage in multi-curricular activities. Students discuss the parts of a flower and their purposes, read a book entitled Miss Rumphius and write a summary. Students...
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Community

For Teachers 2nd - 4th
Learners use computer software to make a postcard. In this community resource lesson, students make a postcard for a place in their community using multimedia software on the computer. Learners write a few sentences describing the place...
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Postcard Reading and Writing Activity

For Students 3rd - 4th
In this postcard reading and writing worksheet, students read an assigned passage (not included) before following directions to fill in a postcard format.