If you are looking for a variety of resource types to celebrate TWOS Day, look no further! Do some double duty in your classroom this February and celebrate 2s, pairs, and learning through these activities. Do a fun puzzle...try some activity pages, or try some twos day-themed snacks! The list also includes lesson plan ideas for this fun occasion!
1. An Entire Day of Twos-day Activities!
If you are looking for a day full of 2/22 thematic learning for elementary students, this site has it all - morning work, literacy activities, and math practice! While made for grade 1, you can use it as additional practice for your 2nd graders.
Learn more: Happy Hearts in 1st
2. Count by 2s
Need some fun activities for your class? Here you can find several twos day-themed activities! Play a count by 2s games, search for pairs, or make a twos-day crown to celebrate the day!
Learn more: A Dab of Glue Will Do
3. Twos Day Choice Board
Appropriate for upper elementary, but can be modified for any grade level, this choice board is sure to keep your kids busy! With this list of activities, students have the choice of how they want to display their 2s knowledge.
Learn more: Real Cool English
4. Twos Day Challenge
While this twos day game seems simple, it is actually quite a math challenge! Great for middle school or older, students will need to figure out how the solution was created by using the four operations, as well other math components like parentheses and exponents.
Learn more: Math Equals Love
5. Read Twos Day Books
If you need a book for students on Twosday, this site has a list of great books for read-aloud or independent reading, or just to add to your classroom library! Some examples of books include Two of Everything by Lily Toy Hong where you can discuss pairs or groups of 2s, and Two Dogs and a Trench Coat by Julie Falatko, where you can work on inferencing and other reading skills.
Learn more: Little Learning Corner
6. Twos Day Math Activity
Resources for math are a must on Twos day! Pair it with the "Two of Everything" book and make it a fun activity that includes math with addition and evens/odds practice!
Learn more: Second Grade Smiles
7. Twos Day Writing Activity
This is a fun writing activity for students in primary grades up to high school. "Tuesday", by David Weisner, is a book of images with no words. You can use the book for student writing workshops, creative writing, etc. The page includes suggests having students create short stories and then having their partner create a "part 2" version.
Learn more: The Butterfly Teacher
8. Twos Day Math Puzzle
Older students will enjoy this math puzzle. Students will need to cut out cards and then solve them to spell out a secret message. This free version is for upper elementary or middle school, but you can easily modify the activity for younger grades.
Learn more: Rise Over Run Teacher
9. Twos Day Sensory Activity
10. Twos Day Scavenger Hunt
This idea comes from a school's Facebook page. They decided to do a Twos Day scavenger hunt! Their hunt had them searching for items that come in pairs, but you can add some rigor by making students also find 2s partners, such as bread and butter, burger and fries, table and chair...the list is endless!
Learn more: Kent Judy Center at Garnet Elementary
11. Twos Day Printable Activities
This activity packet is filled with 2-themed activities perfect for kindergarten or early primary grade celebration! It includes fun games like cards with pairs and creative writing prompts like, "When I'm 22..." and math writing prompt, "If I had $22..."
Learn more: The Early Childhood Academy
12. Twos Day Task Cards
These task cards are a fun game for upper elementary, not to mention they cover both math and ELA and have some not content-specific questions.
Learn more: Ashleigh Education Journey
13. Twos Day Coloring Activity
A Twos Day color sheet can be a lifesaver when you need to fill in a few minutes between activities or for early finishers! You can also have students use a projector to trace the image onto chart paper and create a classroom banner!
Learn more: Mrs. Merry
14. Twos Day STEM Activity
Twos Day STEM ideas are always a student favorite! The site includes digital activities like a wordle game and pixel art, as well as a 2-minute countdown timer and a creative drawing challenge using symmetry.
Learn more: Erintegration
15. Twin Day Costumes
Want to hold a Twos Day costume day? Here includes a long list of twin dress-up ideas that can be altered to fit any age from kindergarten to teenager. The includes great pair costumes like M and Ms, copy and paste, Rugrat twins, and more.
Learn more: Momma Teen
17. Floss Rule Spelling Game
This is an adorable partner game using the "floss rule" for double consonants! It would be a great addition to a consonant center or to use for review of the rule.
Learn more: The Measured Mom
18. Food Pair Matching Game
For Twos Day in kindergarten or preschool, try this matching pair game with food! The images are cute and fun and include a 2-day theme around pairs of food! You can also use the cards for inspiration for fun snack ideas for the day, like sprinkles and ice cream or chips and guac!
Learn more: Life Over C's
19. Hidden Picture Activity
For a simple but fun activity, try this hidden picture activity. The page offers lots of images with varying difficulty. Make it into a quick 2-minute game by timing students to see who finds the most! You can also use it as a lesson by having students use a Venn diagram to compare and contrast the two pictures.
Learn more: Tim's Printables
20. Twos Day Language Activity
Need a language activity for twos day? Teach homophones to students with this scaffolded homophone practice fun pack by having students make these cute twos day creations using just scissors, paste, and different colors of construction paper.
Learn more: Hollie Griffith
21. STEAM Activity Packet
This twos day activity pack is filled with fun ideas great for elementary classroom teachers! It has STEAM Activities, math, science, and literacy. She also gives suggestions for lesson ideas and even food ideas like using the 2 pack of starbursts.
Learn more: Simply STEAM Education
22. Twos Day Flipbook
This flipbook is a cute twos day resource! It gives five different fun twos day activities great for primary grades. Have students complete at once or parts throughout the day!
Learn more: The Barefoot Teacher
23. ELA Twos Day Worksheets
These second grade activities include twos day worksheets for both ELA and math! They are great for an elementary teacher. You can use just a couple of resources based on the need of your class or integrate them through your lesson plan and use them all.
Learn more: For My Second Act
24. In-class Twos Day Activities
The site contains a variety of twos-day activities. What is great about this resource is that it includes an in-class or digital version. It includes doubles worksheets, games in pairs, and much more! These could be used as fun station activities or for partner work!
Learn more: Tunstall's Teaching Tidbits