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"Taco" Bout a Great Year - End of Year Memory Craft

Teach Starter Publishing
PDF | 3 pages | Grades: 1 - 5

Encourage your students to “Taco Bout” their school year with a tasty, taco-themed memory craft activity.

“Taco Bout’” a Fun End of Year Memory Activity

😎Taco ‘Bout a Great Year! You’ve had the BEST year, and at the end of it, you want to make sure both you and your students can reflect back on all the fun you had together. This craft will be something your students will love to make, as well as a keepsake they will cherish for years to come!

✍🏽This Taco Bout’ a Great Year keepsake template helps K-5 students reflect on the year with ease. Students will use the pieces of a taco to share and reflect on their favorite memories and pastimes. Also included are various other topics that allow for covering a wide range of writing standards!

✅This simple craft can be completed in just one class period. It also makes a great classroom display as you end your school year!

Tips for Differentiation + Scaffolding 

A team of dedicated, experienced educators created this resource to support your End-of-Year lessons. 

🆘 Support Struggling Students

Support students with physical challenges by pre-cutting the taco pieces before beginning the activity.

✂️ Give Them the (Safety) Scissors 

This template makes for a bonus cutting skills activity, depending on your students’ ages and abilities. 

With adult supervision, cutting skills help students work multiple muscle groups and their brains, plus:

  • Strengthen finger and hand muscles
  • Build dexterity and fine motor skills
  • Improve hand-eye coordination
  • Develop focus and attention

And all of these skills are necessary to use a pencil and a fork; button a shirt and tie shoes; write, type and swipe.

Scissor skills are brain and muscle skills! 

Print-and-Go Resource!

To print your resource, simply click the download button to download the Adobe PDF version of the file. Print a copy of the template for each of your student and you are ready to go! There is no need for extensive preparation.

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