Outer Space Unit | Activities for Preschool and Pre-K

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Play to Learn Preschool
Grade Levels
PreK - K, Homeschool
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144 pages
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We used this resource as part of a space inquiry we were doing as a class! Lots of info, fun and engaging!
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Preschoolers will learn all about OUTER SPACE in this space thematic unit that has 10 complete circle time lessons to make your planning and teaching out of this world!

It includes 10 days of detailed Outer Space Circle Time Lessons:

  1. Introduction - “In space, not in space” sort and Space song
  2. Stars - “Twinkle, Twinkle” word replacement poem
  3. The Moon - moon photos, song and carpet game
  4. The Sun - “Mr. Sun” song and “Yellow/Not Yellow sort” sort
  5. Earth - photo, earth song, class poll
  6. Mars - photo, song, and “Red/Not Red” sort
  7. Other Planets - space song and “Blast Off” carpet game
  8. Astronauts - photos, song, and “Brave Astronauts” space chip clip poem
  9. Telescopes - photos, song and space grid game
  10. Conclusion - outer space riddle bags and writing activity

This Outer Space unit also includes these literacy, math, and fine motor centers:

  1. Cutting Practice
  2. Line Tracing
  3. Concentration
  4. Space Patterns
  5. Visual Discrimination
  6. Initial Sounds
  7. Shape Sorting
  8. Journaling
  9. Book Recommendations

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