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Gingerbread Fun


The Gingerbread Man:

Here is a great simple version for little ones at Starfall
http://www.starfall.com/n/holiday/gingerbread/play.htm?f

Here's a great telling of the Gingerbread Man from Starfall.



Here is another online version that reads the story to students.
http://www.speakaboos.com/story/the-gingerbread-man

Here is a great Gingerbread Man story to read along with

Here is a version of the story from TopMarks

The Gingerbread Man Game to practice counting, matching and ordering can be found here. 
http://www.topmarks.co.uk/learning-to-count/gingerbread-man-game/xmas

Gingerbread Decorating:

Decorating gingerbread cookies is a wonderful yet messy holiday activity. Here are some great sites where your students can decorate their own personal cookie- with zero mess!

My Gingerbread Man has lots of options for decorating!


This Candy Land Gingerbread Man has lots of candy choices and colors 
for clothing and frosting and icing!

https://sites.google.com/a/csisd.org/christmas-fun/home/gingerbread-fun/2014-12-01_1107.png


Time to Decorate is a simple site from Blenderbox that lets you decorate a cookie. There are only a few candy choices but it's still fun!

Here is another fun gingerbread decorating site with lots of options- shape, icing, and details!

These sites would not only be a fun one to share with your students- whole class on a Smart Board and individually- but would also be a fun way for them to practice mouse skills at the same time! 

As wonderful as it would be to create gingerbread houses with all of your students each year, it's sadly both cost and time (not to mention mess) prohibitive. 
Here are a few sites to do so virtually:

This site by Jan Brett is beautiful and fun! 





All three of these gingerbread house sites would be great for story starters or just for fun!


Gingerbread Printables:

Here are some printable masks so your students can act out the story themselves. 


Here's a Gingerbread man to color online and print!
Sparklebox has some FABULOUS Gingerbread printables like:story aids, masks, sequencing sheets, gingerbread men with numbers on them and many more!