Summer Vacation Suitcase Templates:

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Summer Vacation Suitcase Creative Writing Templates for Back To School

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My Summer Vacation Fun Suitcase Writing Templates and Projects

Above: Example of My Summer Vacation suitcase templates.


Our Summer Vacations Back to School Creative Writing Lesson Plans blue bullet point Summer Vacation Suitcase Templates: How many times have students had to write an essay about their summer vacations during Grades 1 - 5?

blue bullet point If you choose to use a tradition lesson plan idea for this writing activity, your students will likely be very bored in your class. This is not something that you want your students to feel during the first week that they are in your classroom!

blue bullet point Instead, provide your students with an engaging and fun way for them to write about what they did during their summer vacations with these unique summer vacation suitcase templates.

blue bullet point Instead of being bored, your students will go home during the first week of school anxious to tell their parents about a fun project activity that they completed in your class.

blue bullet point This is an ideal Back To School creative writing activity that will not take much time, is easy to assemble, and will provide you with student work samples that you can post on your bulletin board immediately.

Summer Vacation Essay Boy Elementary School Student blue bullet point You will be able to quickly design an eye catching bulletin board display featuring your students' work using the bulletin board banner and additional suitcase accent pieces that are included with this set of Back to School teaching resources.

blue bullet point Since I am also a teacher, I understand that teachers often need to change or adapt a resource that we find to meet our own needs.

blue bullet point I have provided 2 different versions of these suitcase templates in this set of lesson plans in order to help you select the version that would best suit your own needs.

blue bullet point The first set of summer vacation suitcase templates contains two templates: a handle and a suitcase.

blue bullet point Below is an example of the first draft worksheet for the first set of suitcase templates. The line spaces on this worksheet match the line spaces on the final draft suitcase templates.


My Summer Vacation Suitcase First Draft Printable Worksheets

Fun Summer Vacation Suitcase Writing Templates blue bullet point This creative writing assignment will not take your students very long to complete. The suitcase templates are on 2 worksheets, have thick borders, and they are easy to cut out and assemble together.

blue bullet point These summer vacation suitcase templates measure 7 inches in width and 13 inches in height after they have been assembled together.

blue bullet point This Back To School teaching resources set will provide you with student work samples that you can post on your bulletin board during the first week of school.

blue bullet point You can use the matching bulletin board banner and additional suitcase accent pieces that are included in this set to help you quickly assemble a colorful and eye catching bulletin board display in your classroom during the first week of school.

blue bullet point Below are the first set of suitcase templates that match the first draft worksheet shown above. There is an area for students to draw a picture on the suitcase template.


My Summer Vacation Suitcase Templates for Creative Writing

Above: Summer Vacation Suitcase Templates


Back To School My Summer Vacation Suitcase Templates for Elementary Students

Above: Assembled Summer Suitcase Templates


Back To School Creative Writing Teaching Resources For My Summer Vacation

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There are 7 different colors of suitcase templates provided in this set of teaching resources:
blue, brown, orange, green, red, pink, and purple.


Back to School Teaching Resources My Summer Vacation Suitcase Templates
Back to School Lesson Plans My Summer Vacation Suitcase Templates

My Summer Vacation Boy Elementary School Student blue bullet point The second set of suitcase templates are designed for teachers who want to have a longer creative writing assignment.

blue bullet point This version contains 3 templates. The two suitcase templates are stapled together at the top to make a flip book. The handle is glued behind this booklet.

blue bullet point Below is an example of the first draft worksheets for this second set of suitcase teaching resources. This set of worksheets has space for students to write longer stories. The line spaces on the first draft worksheets match the line spaces on the final draft suitcase templates.


First Draft Printable Worksheets My Summer Vacation

blue bullet point Below: The second set of worksheets contains 3 templates: handle, front of suitcase, and the back of the suitcase.

blue bullet point After your students have cut out these 3 templates, they should staple the two suitcase templates together along the top to form a flip book. The handle is glued on the back of the suitcase.


Back To School Lesson Plans for Elementary School Teachers

Above: Summer Suitcase Set #2 (3 template version)


Below: There are 7 different colors of suitcase templates in this set:
brown, blue, orange, green, red, pink, and purple.

My Summer Vacation Blue Suitcase Writing Templates and Printable Worksheets
My Summer Vacation Orange Suitcase Writing Templates and Printable Worksheets
Back To School English Teaching Resources Summer Vacation Green Suitcase
Back To School English Teaching Resources Summer Vacation Pink Suitcase

Below: To help you quickly decorate your bulletin board, I have included
7 suitcase accent pieces in this Back to School teaching resources set.

My Summer Vacation Bulletin Board Display
My Summer Vacation Suitcase Bulletin Board Display
My Summer Vacation Classroom Bulletin Board Display
Lesson Plans Ideas for My Summer Vacation
Bulletin Board Ideas for My Summer Vacation
Back to School Creative Writing Ideas for My Summer Vacation Suitcase
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RELATED PICTURE BOOK
TO READ YOUR STUDENTS:

How I Spent My Summer Vacation by Mark Teague
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How I Spent My Summer Vacation Mark Teague Teaching Resources


blue bullet point Are you looking for a book to read to your students that is related to the same topic as these suitcase projects?

blue bullet point How I Spent My Summer Vacation, written and illustrated by Mark Teague, is a great book to read to your students at the beginning of the year to inspire them to write about their own summer holidays and to use their imaginations.

blue bullet point This story is about Wallace Bleff and his oral report on the classic topic: "How I Spent My Summer Vacation." This would be a great book to read to your students before they begin the suitcase projects that are found on this page.

blue bullet point During his summer vacation, Wallace's parents send him out west to visit his Aunt Fern.

Mark Teague Teaching Resources How I Spent My Summer Vacation Worksheets blue bullet point Wallace's parents tell him, "Your imagination is getting too wild. It will do you some good to relax for a while."

blue bullet point It won't take long for your students to realize that Wallace still has a wild imagination as he tells his class all about his adventures when he is captured by cowboys. This exaggerated summer tale is told through rhyming sentences and the art work is done in warm acrylics.

blue bullet point On my How I Spent My Summer Vacation Lesson Plans page you will find a unique project that I have created specifically to go along with this delightful back to school picture book.

blue bullet point Click on the link below to read more information about this picture book and to view the lesson plans that I have created for this Back to School read aloud book.

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WITH SCHOOL RELATED THEMES:

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ANIMAL AND NATURE
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SEASONS AND HOLIDAYS
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