What a nifty idea! if you want creative envelopes, go to Maps, map the route from your letter to the other person's mailbox. Print them up, fold them into 8 by 11 envelopes (or smaller if you are sending cards). This would be cool for pen pals
Snowman activities: Artsonia Art Museum : Artwork by Zachary This is called "Wind-blown snowman." Students could make one of their own with a mini sponge square. On the back, have students write a windy winter story.
This activity relates to the NCTM standard of sorting and classifying objects according to their attributes and organizing data about the objects. Students are sorting apples based on their color and representing the amounts of each in a bar graph.