FREE earth day activities for kindergarten and first grade
Get ready for a month filled with so many fun activities to teach your kiddos all about our planet Earth . I teach this unit in April so it coincides with Earth Day. I’ve loaded up this blog post post with read aloud book ideas, free videos you can share with your students, links to free resour
Wacky Weather Fun
The kids learned all about weather a few weeks ago so I wanted to show you all of the fun activities we did! To start, we brainstormed all the different kinds of weather we knew of after watching a weather video and reading a weather book. We read many different weather books including Weather and Seasons, Four Seasons for Little People and The Wind Blew. For the whole week, we tracked the weather in our science journals by writing the date and drawing a picture of the weather outside. The…
Animal Habitat Sort - The Stem Laboratory
If my kids had to pick a science topic they love the most, it would hands-down be learning about animals. Which is why I love starting our animal habitat lesson with this fun picture sort. It is a great way to introduce kids to animal habitats. Scroll below to download the freebie and then swish […]
Parable of the Sower
The Parable of the Sower is found in three of the Gospels (Mark, Matthew and Luke). This story is found in Godly Play volume three and in the Young Children and Worship book. This parable explains that if a seed is planted in good soil it can grow and f
Plant Life Cycles
Well Hello Summertime! We had a crazy busy end of school year this year. After 12 years teaching first grade, Erin is moving schools, and will be teaching kindergarten next year, closer to home. We've got some big changes coming up on the blog this summer, so make sure to keep checking in on us! Don't worry, we'll still keep the first grade ideas coming, but we're excited to start to share all sorts of new kinder ideas with you as well. And be sure to be looking for our new blog design…
All About Plants
Your students will love learning about plants with this fun thematic mini unit. The materials in this pack are designed to supplement your plant unit. Teaching young children requires a lot of visual support. This packet gives you just that.Included within this packet are:•Pocket Charts: Plant Needs...
Plants We Eat - Trillium Montessori
We introduced plants and plants we eat during our study of pumpkins. Here are some more of the activities we have been doing to explore the concept of edible plant parts. Sorting Plants on a Plate Let’s Chop Them Up! Chopping Carrots Chopping Peppers Chopping Celery Chop! Chop! Chop! Now What? Vegetable Soup, of course! […]
Garden Literacy Activities That Will Grow Your Preschooler's Mind | Turner Tots Garden Themed Preschool Unit
Grow a love of reading while learning through play! These hands-on garden literacy activities teach the alphabet, intial sounds, rhyming words, and more!
Crafts,Actvities and Worksheets for Preschool,Toddler and Kindergarten
Crafts,Actvities and Worksheets for Preschool,Toddler and Kindergarten.Free printables and activity pages for free.Lots of worksheets and coloring pages..
All About My Body and 5 Senses - FREE ACTIVITY - Science Unit 1 — Keeping My Kiddo Busy
PRIMARY SCIENCE UNIT 1 - THE HUMAN BODY We are so excited to dig into Unit 1 in our science sequence! We kick off science this year with My Body and My Five Senses . It is the perfect place to start science with our primary kiddos. This year we are going to explore and learn about the
Plants - All About Plants, Plant Life Cycle, Seed to Plant
Plants! Plant Life Cycle, Needs of a Plant, & Parts of a Plant- All About Plants! This activity pack includes 8 activity pages plus an 8 page reader! You May Also Like:How to Grow a PlantSpring Kindergarten Activity PackSpring Activities for PreschoolReading Passages:Plant and Animal NeedsEarth ...
Plants Unit: All About Plants, the Plant Life Cycle, and Plant Needs
Your students will LOVE learning all about plants with this nonfiction plant unit! They will love the hands-on activities and crafts, the research, and the experiments! You'll love how everything you need for an engaging science or nonfiction literacy unit is in one place!Download the preview to see...