The inspiration for these units came from the humble patty pan. This is a fun and exciting way to look at patty pans and engage primary students in the learning process as its hands on. How the patty pan could be used in many different ways within the classroom from songs and rhythm such as "Pat a Cake, Pat a Cake"; through to reading of the Little Red Hen' to Where does it come from and how is it made, etc. Uploaded in the compressed file is art/craft ideas , teaching time, moon phases, seasons, Little Red Hen, songs and rhythm and where does it come from.
This is a comprehensive unit based on the patty pan and can be adapted to various grade levels and units within the school program. Having said that there is a huge variety of ways that the patty pan could be used in the context of the classroom. It is also a resource that is inexpensive.