This Shamrock Unit is part of the Kiddos Connect to Kindness All Year Series.
(Please check out “A Classroom Full of Kind Kiddos Freebie” for a list of the other monthly units.)
The components included are the following:
*Kindness poster and extensions
*Literature book close with a kindness theme (The Leprechaun's Gold) with WOW! words and Text/Big Thinking Questions
*Informational Close on Shamrocks with WOW! words and Text/Big Thinking Questions
*Shared book and kiddo copy (Look! - sight word "Look")
*Framed writing with pocket chart and kiddo copy (Shamrock Hunt)
*Click and Copy printables for Literacy and Math (incorporating many common core standards)
*Science (melting ice cube experiment, paper towel experiment, sprouting shamrocks, fizzy fuzzy experiment)
*Art (cork painting printing, sponge paint shamrock with watercolor painting, shamrock man)
*Cooking (Shamrock Pretzels, Tasting of the green with fruits and veggies)
*Culminating activities (Game: Leprechaun, Leprechaun, where's your gold? and tasting of the green graphs - interviewing and class )
Thank you very much!
Janice Marshall and Ann Rainwater