SURFS UP! LET'S HIT THE BEACH!
This book is full of exciting ideas for turning your Early Childhood Classroom into a learning tropical paradise.
From fun craft ideas for decorating your classroom (and it's students). To more serious curriculum ideas to make sure that the children are learning while having fun.
DIVE IN - FOR OCEANS OF FUN!
We've got ideas for additions to add to all your free play areas and learning centers to make them reflect the beach/ocean theme.
Many fun Bulletin Boards - Door Decorations - a Calendar Pattern - Sea Animals to hang around the classroom and a Dolphin for the kids to ride on.
7 Games to make for kids to have fun while learning by Matching Colors and Shapes, Numbers and Counting, ABC's, Patterns and Rhyming.
We have 14 small group learning activity plans for the beach theme. They are easy to use. They tell you the Objectives of the activity, Materials needed, Preparation & How To run the activity.
Several different ideas for Ocean Theme Snacks.
We include patterns to make a lighthouse Singing Time Bulletin Board, plus 4 Original Songs sung to familiar tunes.
Fun while learning Large Group Activities for the whole class to do together both inside and out.
There's a Beach Day Party Plan. Everything you will need to end the BEACH UNIT with a CELEBRATION. Starting with a note home letting the parents know of your plans, snack ideas, fun ways to dress up the kids in grass skirts, leis, sunglasses and visors that they make themselves. And Games to play.
There are FUN FACTS ABOUT OCEAN LIFE that you can put into a binder and use it to talk about different ocean animals and place in the book or science for kids to use during free play times.