5 Little Leaves Craft & Poem for Fall!
Photo Source: Boy Mama Teacher Mama How cute is this activity from Stephanie over at Boy Mama Teacher Mama!? We love incorporating songs, poems, rhymes, and fingerplays into your daily lessons, especially when they're interactive, and we think this craftivity would make a great addition to your fall plans! 5 Little Leaves Craft white craft paper red, orange, yellow, and brown craft paint leaf templates kids craft scissors wiggle eyes recycled toilet paper rolls Creating the Leaf Characters…
Sunny Sunny Day! (Objects in the sky)
Hello Everyone! This week we spent a lot of time learning about the sun. Our science curriculum stresses learning about and observing the objects in the sky. We learned some amazing facts about the sun through reading books and getting on PebbleGo. We had some fun with some poetry and created a craft connection to go along with our poetry. (I forgot how much fun finger painting can be!) Our Circle Thinking Map Remember this song?? Brainstorming words for our poetry Fingerpainting a sun…
CH, H Brothers, and Penguins
Over break, I was deathly sick- so this is unfortunately the first opportunity to be able to update you on what we did before break. I must...
Learning Body Parts for Toddlers
Have fun teaching toddlers body parts with these fun motor games and activities. Make learning body parts fun and memorable with songs, dances, and more!
Frog and Toad
My First Grade Students LOVE These Books! Here's a look at Our Frog and Toad Inspired Books We've read many Frog and Toad themed books this week and these two books were classroom favorites! Here's a Look At Our Frog Art This project is several years old and the idea came from an issue of Mailbox magazine. But, it is still a favorite! A Frog Poem Here's a link to our poetry page. Are You In Need of Some More Frog Fun? Check out this link for more! Hope you're having a "hoppy" week!
What's the Weather?
We have been having so much fun learning about weather and seasons. I think every year my students always love science and this year seems to be no different. I like starting out with weather as our first science unit because the experiments are really easy for the first graders this early in the year and they are all low prep. I am all about keeping it simple. Our first experiment was after we had learned about the water cycle. I wanted to have them experience evaporation. It's not able to…
Dingle Dangle Scarecrow Song Sheet (SB11541)
A printable sheet featuring the words to the ‘Dingle Dangle Scarecrow’ song in a simple format for use with children.
Head, Shoulders, Knees and Toes Song Sheet (SB10974)
A printable sheet featuring the words to the ‘Head, shoulders, knees and toes’ nursery song in a simple format for use with children.
Monster Lesson Plan
It's been a long week and I am so tired, but I had to get these on here. Next week we're learning about Monsters in preparation for our annual family Halloween dinner which happens to be Monster themed this year. I haven't had a lot of prep/planning time, but I still feel like there are some great activities. Hope you are able to enjoy some of them. Lesson Plan Songs Alike/Different Literacy Activity Monster Say and Clap Eyeball Sorting/Match Math Clipart Slime Recipe