Animals All Around Us - Animal Homes Monday - School Holiday Tuesday - Bad Weather Day Wednesday Theme Activity: Where Animals Live - children develop oral language as they learn about animals and their homes. Read Aloud: Animal Homes - Children learn about animal habitats by matching pictures of animals with their habitats. Mathematics: Ten Hens - Children count objects to 10 by playing a number game with a ten-frame.
Thursday Social Studies: Where Do Animals Live? - Children learn about different animals and their habitats, and then work together to make animal habitat collages. Big Book: Guess the Animal - Children reread the Big Book about a baby llama's search for his mother, and then play a guessing game about different animals from the book. Alphabet Knowledge: This Is Letter Kk - Children learn what the letter Kk looks and sounds like and then make their own koalas.
Friday Read Aloud: Bear Snores On - Children discuss a book about a sleepy bear, including the book's author and illustrator, and then play a game using animals from the book. Science and Health: Nature Walk - Children learn about animals and their relationship to their environments through a nature walk. Mathematics: Counting in a Cave - Children learnmore about counting objects to 10 as they place Bear's friends in a tagboard cave.