Football Theme Day

Enjoy this fun Football Theme Day in February to practice all the essential skills and have fun with some Big Game Activities too. This theme day includes a full-color book to teach your students all about the sport football. There is a matching mini reader for your students with tons of informational text standards activities. There are ELA and phonics activities, games, sorts, worksheets, and scoots as well as math games, scoots, sorts, and worksheets. There is a letter to send home to get ready for the big game and colorful signs to display in your classroom. Your students will love making the football craft too. Don’t miss out on all the fun with this amazing 200+ packed theme day.


Read more about these football activities for the classroom HERE!

What’s included in Football Theme Day:

Football Day Letter Home 2 options

Football Day Snack Letter

Nonfiction Activities:

  • Shema on football (2 options)
  • Football Non-fiction Teacher Book 14 pages real images
  • Football Non-fiction Mini Book 14 pages copy 2 per page
  • Schema, New Learning, Questions colorful posters
  • KWL colorful posters
  • Non-fiction Text Features Hunt
  • Fact and Details 2 pages
  • Text Connections
  • Survey
  • Fact or Opinion
  • Author’s Purpose
  • New Learning
  • Digging for Details
  • Diagram
  • The Big Game Survey
  • The Big Game Names and Prediction
  • Check for Understanding

Math Activities:

  • Count back by 1’s from 100 or less Worksheet
  • Time to the Hour worksheet
  • Touchdown roll and move Gameboard
  • Roll & Subtract from 20 Coverall Game
  • Subtraction from 20 Sort Color
  • True or False Place Value Sort Color & B&W
  • Shorter or Longer than a Football Hunt Color & B&W
  • Find the Sum of 3 Rolls Bingo Gameboard
  • Addition of 3 Doubles Scoot 24 Cards Color & B&W
  • Ten More Ten Less Scoot 24 Cards Color & B&W

ELA Centers, Games, & Activities:

  • Compound Word Puzzles, Mat, & Recording Sheet Color
  • CVC to CVCE Scoot 24 Cards Color & B&W
  • Real or Nonsense Blend Sort 40 words Color & B&W
  • Football Vowel Teams EE, EA, AI, & AY WordsGame Board Color &B&W
  • Football Fun Nouns, Adjectives, Verbs Worksheet
  • Football Syllables
  • Football ABC Order
  • Football Word Search
  • Football Unscramble
  • Football Punctuation
  • Football Game Making Words

Writing Activities:

  • Design a Jersey Class Book Cover in Color & B&W & Insert Page
  • All about Football Web
  • Informative Writing Paper 2 options
  • My Opinion of Football Story Map and 2 paper options

Center Signs:

  • 12 full-page signs
  • 12 smaller page signs 4 per page
  • Center Checklists 8 options 2 per page
  • Colorful Sign 3 pages that says “Today will be a Touchdown”
  • Banner 3 per page that says “Football Day”

Football Craft

4 Colorful letters per page that spells “Touchdown”


©Megan Mitchell