Gingerbread Unit | Activities for Preschool and Pre-K

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Play to Learn Preschool
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PreK - K, Homeschool
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Working with this unit with my students was extremely fun. We hit all learning targets needed for observation and the students had so much fun hitting the targets.
My students loved our Gingerbread Unit. There are so many fun facts about gingergbread men and other fiction type activities. Great resource!!
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  3. This growing BUNDLE of THEMATIC UNITS includes every "Circle Time" Preschool Unit from Play to Learn Preschool. Currently includes 65 thematic units. Each unit contains 10 days of detailed, complete lesson plans. Use these during circle time, during small groups, and at centers. Future thematic unit
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Circle Time lessons are completely done for you in this GINGERBREAD PRESCHOOL UNIT! This Gingerbread unit of study is a sweet way to celebrate the winter season with the students in your preschool classroom!

It includes 10 complete Circle Time Lessons:

  1. Gingerbread - introduction, literacy activity about gingerbread
  2. What is Ginger? - photos, song, gingerbread sensory activity
  3. The Gingerbread Man - gingerbread anchor chart, concepts of print
  4. Gingerbread Houses - gingerbread photos, class poll, math glyph art creation
  5. Gingerbread Cookies - rhyming pairs, “Gingerbread Boy” carpet game
  6. Other Types of Cookies - movement song, photos, and chip clip poem
  7. Gingerbread Bread - gingerbread concept sort, interactive song
  8. Scavenger Hunt - song, Interactive clues for a scavenger hunt
  9. Story Variations - compare and contrast gingerbread story elements, shared writing activity
  10. Conclusion - grid game, gingerbread class poll

This Gingerbread unit also includes these centers:

  1. Line tracing
  2. Cutting practice
  3. Beginning Sound Sorts
  4. Beginning Sound Clips
  5. Word Wall Cards
  6. Play Dough Mats
  7. Matching Gumdrops
  8. Shape Sorting
  9. Visual Discrimination (matching)
  10. Gingerbread Patterns
  11. Runaway Cookie Carpet Game
  12. Gingerbread Subitizing
  13. Book List Recommendations

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