Fall offers great opportunities for learning and playing with math. The CORNY MATH booklet assists children with counting, estimation, prediction, and "non-standard" measuring skills (along with a few drawing/writing/pre-writing activities). CORNY MATH - CORNY FACTS Materials needed: One Printable Corny Facts Booklet (per child/small group), a Paper Bag, Super Wikki Stix, Field Corn to Shell, … [Read more...] about #Wikkistix Corny Math – Harvest Explorations Printable Book for Kids!
Thanksgiving Theme Activities
What is a mandala? The word mandala is derived from a Sanskrit word meaning "circle." Mandalas are found in different cultures and contain special or even spiritual symbols. There are many beautiful mandalas! As an art form, it was fun to introduce the mandala craft to our children! Introduction: Explain to the children that mandalas are special circles that have unique meanings to each … [Read more...] about Thankful Mandala Craft for Kids
What are YOU thankful for? - Turkey Template Hearts Template Materials needed: One Turkey Template (linked above) for each child, 2 copies of the Hearts Template (linked above) for each child, scissors, glue sticks, mounting paper (construction paper or heavy paper), and crayons/markers. Print the Turkey Template file (linked above) for your children. Have the children cut out the parts from … [Read more...] about Thankful Pilgrim Turkey Craft for Preschool and Kindergarten
Halloween Tasting Activity - Halloween Science Recording Sheet Materials needed: Apple juice or cider, milk, or another liquid that flavoring can be added to, different flavors for the children to try (we chose cinnamon, vanilla, hazelnut, caramel, and cranberry flavorings for our experiment (*please note any allergies among your students before making "flavoring" decisions and/or doing this … [Read more...] about Fall and Thanksgiving Science Activities for Preschool and Kindergarten
Fall Play Dough Counting Mats #'s 5-10 Apple Mat Apple Tree CORN FALL TREE Haystack Pumpkin Our children are working hard on accurate counting skills! This set of play dough mats can be used with dough or with pompoms/other small counters. Laminate the pages after printing for durability (clear contact paper works if you do not have access to laminating supplies.) Have the children count … [Read more...] about Fall Play Dough Mats and Turkey Colors Match!
The WADDLE Sight Words Game - Turkey Sight Words Waddle Game Materials needed: One sight words pdf from the link above for each small group (laminate the cards for durability), and scissors. If the children wish to color the turkeys, have them color before laminating (clear contact paper will work for laminating if you do not have access to supplies.) Print the sight words on heavy paper … [Read more...] about Thanksgiving Waddle Game,Totem Poles, and Pilgrims!