Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Fun Facts and Activities About Snails, Mail and More!

Activities That Coordinate With The Book

Snail Mail by Samantha Berger




After you've read Snail Mail you can share several fun facts and activities with children.

  • History Of Mail Delivery
  • Creating Homemade Cards and Sending To Pen Pals or Family
  • Maps
  • Snails (Hey! Why Not? 😀)
...and I'm sure many more things can be discussed.



History Of Mail Delivery and Today's Mail



History of The Pony Express
by Today I Found Out



Pre-K Post Office Field Trip

KidVision


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Creating Greeting Cards And Envelopes / Pen Pals



Easy Pop-Up Birthday Card
by Paper Magic




13 Cute Envelopes And Cards For Kids To Make
by 5-Minute Crafts KIDS



Snail Mail Pen Pals
by Alex Brands

I'm going to suggest that this activity can be done between school classrooms with a student mail carrier "snail delivering" the mail to each classroom.

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Maps




National Pony Express



Early U.S. Mail Routes
U.S. Postal Service


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Snails


by Apple Blossoms




Simple Origami Snail For Kids To Make
by Life Hack Art



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