What sounds and noises do you associate with winter? Is it the crunch of snow under your snow boot, or the crackle of a fire? Write freely about everything that comes to mind.
When you think of winter, what images come to mind? Can you describe the scenery? What happens to nature?
What does winter smell like? What scents come to mind? Write a descriptive poem about the smells of wintertime.
On an unexpected snow day, you and your friends discover a hidden treasure in your backyard snow fort, and it leads you on an exciting winter quest.
Many holidays are celebrated during the winter. Can you write a newspaper article all about a new winter holiday that’s being celebrated this year? Don’t forget to include a quote from a magical animal that celebrates this holiday!
Does your family have any new year traditions? If so, what are they and what do they mean?
Can you write a play about a snowman that loses his carrot nose to a group of reindeer?
In some places, people build homes out of snow and ice. Can you design your own ice home? Write an explanation describing what each part is and how it will be built.
In the northern hemisphere, Christmas is celebrated during winter. What is your favorite Christmas family tradition?
You’re trying to teach one of your friends how to ice skate, but the two of you find something magical frozen in the ice instead! Write an adventure story about what happens.
There are many wonderful foods that people like to make in the wintertime. Write step-by-step instructions about how to make a delicious winter recipe!
In wintertime, many holidays encourage people to give a gift to someone else. If you could give any present to one of your friends, what would you give them? Why?
When the weather gets frosty, there’s nothing better than crawling into a comfy sweater! Draw the world’s greatest wintertime sweater and write instructions on how to make it.
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