Fun on the Farm is a thematic unit that your students are sure to love. The activities in this packet are geared towards first graders; however, high kinders and low second graders would be able to use them just fine.
This packet includes lesson plans, activity ideas, 6 math and literacy centers plus a fun persuasive writing activity. All of the centers come with a recording sheet and are aligned to the Common Core.
The activities in this packet include:
Time to feed the animals-- number sense
Don’t lose the puppy! adding tens quickly
Shoo fly, don’t bother me!- odd and even sums and differences
Crops in a row- practicing number patterns
What time is it Mr. Rooster?- time
Order up!- putting sums and differences in number order
Farm Words- ABC Order
Help the Little Red Hen!- sequence of events
Frolicking Animals- using shades of verbs
I spy with my little eye- describing farm animals
The Animals Have Gone CRAZY!!- reading words with digraphs and diphthongs
Shoo Fly-- Don’t bother ME!- sight word fun!
Writing Activities include:
A write-in reader for students to enjoy.
Multiple KWL pages on animals, writing ideas, and numerous animal can, have, ares.
It also has an activity where students will write which barnyard animal should become your school's principal! Students will LOVE this writing activity.
This packet also has Science extensions including recording pages to go with lessons on: mammals, oviparous animals, and reviewing the concept of living and non-living.
Please download the preview to see so more of what this 188 page packet includes!
If you would like to only buy the math centers, you can do so here:
Fun on the Farm Math Centers
If you would like to buy only the language and writing centers, you can do so here: Fun on the Farm Literacy Centers.