This unit contains activities that go along with common core Literacy, math and science standards. It has activities for one week of instruction on insects and one week on ladybugs.
Science / Literacy:
2 read aloud nonfiction books –Insects & Ladybugs
2 sight word interactive books – Insects & Little Ladybug
Interactive book on what it takes for a bug to be an insect – What Makes a Bug an Insect?
Buggy Comparison activity / sheet
Be An Entomologist – label the parts of a ladybug – sheet & cards
2 interactive poems – Insects & Ladybug
Read the room – sight words from Dolch list
Search Like A Scientist – magnifying glass activity with sight words & sheet
Insect Brace Map – class & individual
Parts of an insect art project with differentiated labeling
Ladybug Lifecycle Art Project
Look at Me Change – Ladybug lifecycle sheet
Ladybugs In the Grass – Art/ Literacy
Diary of an Insect Home/school project
2 games - What number comes next – Honey Bees and Ladybug
Read the room –one to one counting
Be A Worker Bee – one to one
Bridge Math Thinking Map – counting one to one and writing numbers
Ladybug on a Leaf –
Ladybug Number Games – put numbers in order / put ladybugs in order by counting the spots
Ladybug pattern Sheet
I hope this brings your students as much enjoyment as it has brought to mine!