Pond Life Unit | Activities for Preschool and Pre-K

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Play to Learn Preschool
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PreK - K, Homeschool
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This is a great unit to use in the spring. We have a pond at our school and the kids love to learn about things that live in the pond. They loved the songs and the activities.
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Explore POND LIFE with this complete unit that includes daily lesson plans, activities, and ideas that you need to teach preschool and Pre-K students about the pond. Everything is written out and planned to make your job easier!

It includes 10 Pond Life Circle Time Lessons:

  1. Introduction -  photos, sing a song, pond life repetition poem
  2. Ducks & Geese -  photos, movement song, beginning sound sort
  3. Fish - photos, chip clip poem, sing a song
  4. Frogs & Toads - photos, grid game, sing a song
  5. Turtles - photos, carpet game, concept of word poem
  6. Mud & Worms - photo, recite a poem, rhyming sort
  7. Pond Insects - photos, insect sort, label a picture
  8. Pond Plants - photos, sight word poem game, repetition song
  9. Pond Activities - photos, take a poll, carpet game
  10. Conclusion - riddle game, bingo song

This Pond Life unit also includes centers:

  1. Line Tracing
  2. Beginning Sound Clips
  3. Letter Matching Folder
  4. Initial Sounds
  5. Categorization
  6. Shape Sorting
  7. Count & Clip Cards
  8. Number Order
  9. Concentration
  10. Journaling
  11. Pond Life Book Recommendations

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