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Sunday, January 27, 2013

100th Day Idea

One of my all time favorite activities for the 100th day of school is the Hershey Kiss Hunt.  Basically I purchase a couple of backs of Hershey Kisses and some circle dot stickers.  I number the stickers one to one hundred and then stick them on the bottom of the Hershey Kisses.  While the children are at special area, I hide them around the room (like Easter Eggs for an Egg Hunt). 

When the children return, I set out the hundred chart.  When each child finds a Hershey Kiss, he/she places it on the hundred chart until all the candies are found.  Once all the candies are located, we divide up the Kisses evenly.

The kids LOVE this activity!

4 comments:

  1. We used to do that, too!! We don't really celebrate the 100th day in first grade anymore but that kiss hunt was always a hit!

    Megan
    Mrs. Wheeler’s First Grade
    Mrs. Wheeler TpT

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    1. It is incredible how much first grade has changed. We used to celebrate the 100th day the whole day, now it's an afternoon event. Thanks for stopping by! :)

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  2. That sounds like fun. When I taught third grade, we really didn't do a lot. That sounds like a lot of fun!
    So glad you stopped by my blog! It is always fun to meet other Reading Specialists, especially with such a great name!
    Andrea
    Reading Toward the Stars

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    1. It's a small world! :) Thanks for visiting my blog. It is a work in progress.

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