SUPPLIES: Glue stick, poms, circle stickers, coloring tools
Heart Shamrock Number Recognition
- Child identifies shape and colors hearts.
- Child glues heart on matching heart in a clockwise direction, verbally stating identified number.
If unable to identify number, child repeats after adult states the number, while gluing the matching leaf on.
- After heart leaves are applied:
- Child glues the number of poms by color, indicated on each heart leaf.
- Example: 1 red pom is glued on #1.
- Child glues poms on heart leaves in a clockwise direction, and verbally states leaf number as identified.
- If unable to identify number, child repeats after adult states the number. Adult asks, “how many poms do you need?” Child answers with number, Adult states, “1 pom for #1” and so forth.
Heart Flower Number Recognition
- Child places stickers on matching flower petal in a clockwise direction, verbally stating identified number. I directed verbally the number to find in order 1-5, instead, number stickers for number matches.
- If unable to identify number, child repeats after adult states the number, while gluing the matching sticker on.
- After placing stickers on, teacher or student numbers each petal.
- Then, glue correct amount of poms to each petal.
SKILL BUILDING AREAS:
- number recognition
- 1:1 correspondence
- Number sense
- fine motor
- observation and critical thinking
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Which came first, the chicken or the egg? You decide.
Use these as memory match cards or flash cards.
Attach craft sticks, for interactive storytime. Use these “puppets” for counting chicks in story books.
Use the Letter E card for Egg, and C card for Chick, and interact along with a Chicken Lifecycle book tale.
Chicks Lifecycyle Books:
Let’s Hatch Chicks by Lisa Steele
From Egg to Chicken by Gerald Scrace Legg
The Mother Hen: the Hen and the Chicks by Jemimah A. Admas
A New Chick for Chickies by Janee Trasler
Chickies series by Janee Trasler
Building skills with books:
Alphabet letter recognition
Incorporate technology with biology and counting:
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