This product is an all inclusive thematic unit for your teaching needs. The children will learn about characteristics of a fish and the difference between fish and ocean mammals.Vocabulary and conversation cards are included. Extension activities about pond life are included as well. The children will learn the concepts and vocabulary being taught through poetry, art, activities and printables that can be used across the early primary curriculum. The activities and printables are differentiated to attend to the various proficiency levels represented in your classroom. You will find items that are designed for students who are on levels entering to bridging and pre-k to beginning second grade. All the items attend to rigor in the presentation of the unit's concepts and vocabulary. They are presented in differentiated format to attend to students on various proficiency levels. Items are offered in color and black and white. Here are some of the items in this product:
-Concept Poems for pet goldfish, mammals/dolphins, frogs...
-needs of aquatic life
-compare and contrast mammals and fish
-sort and classify fish and other sea life
-scientific notebook template
-writing prompt using five senses
-under the sea counting book
-vocabulary word book to trace words and color
-traditional rhyme with number count, color and write activity
-Down by the Pond Label book
-tadpole concept poem
-vocabulary building flash cards
-and more! Over 100 beautifully designed activities and printables!