I made this thematic unit to teach a little history to my boys (ages 3 and 4) while covering the letter O.
This unit has 30 pages (not including title page) of printables and lesson ideas.
Vocab: wagon train, pioneer, skillet, oxen, prairie schooners, ruts
Letter: Oo Shape: pentagon Reading Skill: Compound Words
Sight Words: “his” and “yes” (review of: you, for, can, had)
Chunk: - eed Number: 14 Color: Tan
Greater than/Less than
What come next – patterning
Sight Word Coloring (his, yes, you, for, can, had)
Graph and Dice
Vocab Word Search
Letter O dot/magnet page
Pentagons in real life
Letter O Search using different fonts
Making Words with a chunk (-eed)
Number 14 activities page
*** Also I have created a Oregon Trail Powerpoint. If you purchase this thematic unit and leave me a rating and your email address, I will email you the powerpoint for FREE. The powerpoint is a little more advanced, but it has maps and pictures the kids enjoy.