The pet unit includes 10 circle time lessons, 13 math and literacy centers, and 7 interactive activity pages! Many of these lessons and centers include variations to the centers as well as methods to differentiate them to best meet the needs of your students.
Each lesson, center, and activity page comes with a teacher page with instructions on how to prepare and implement the material in your class. The interactive activity pages are a great way for students to practice skills with a hands on, independent, and interactive activity related to the theme.
All of the lessons, centers, and activity pages can easily be adapted to use in different parts of your day. They can be used during learning centers, whole group lessons, small groups, and/or morning work.
This unit is designed to fit the needs of Preschool, Pre-k, and Kindergarten.
Included you will find:
*Circle Time Lessons Outline
*Instructions and materials for circle time lessons:
-Different Types of Pets
-I See a Pet – Pocket Chart Poem
-What Do Pets Need?
-How Do Pets Act?
-Pet or Not?
-Pet Riddles – What am I?
-Pet Hide and Find
-Missing Pet Game
*”I See Pets!” Emergent Reader
*Letter Tracing Mats
*Letter/Sound Match (uppercase to uppercase; uppercase to lowercase; uppercase to beginning sounds)
*Write the Room (2 variations: write or color the room)
*Letters and Sight Words (multiple application methods and recording page)
*Word Cards (23 words – uppercase and lowercase included, and recording sheet)
*Journal Paper (journal prompts, lined, no lines, half page)
*Count and Clip
*How Many Fish? (Counting, adding)
*Dice Number Race Game
*Leash Number Line
*Feed the Dog
*I Can Match Pets! Interactive Activity Page
*I Can Match Pets to their Homes! Interactive Activity Page
*I Can Make a Pattern! Interactive Activity Page
*I Can Identify Which Picture is Different! Interactive Activity Page
*I Can Match Shapes! Interactive Activity Page
*I Can Count! Interactive Activity Page
*I Can Match Letters! Interactive Activity Page
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