Find more than 1400 activity ideas organized according to 24 age-appropriate themes that build social studies, science, math, or language arts skills. Themes include families, clothing, dental health, space exploration, rocks, birds, dinosaurs, numbers and numerals, measuring, and storytelling. Each thematic unit includes clearly written teacher directions, including purpose, procedures, background information, ways to simplify or extend the unit, related literature lists for children, and suggested reference books for the teacher. Grades preK-1. Index of activities. Illustrated. Good Year Books. 537 pages.Introduce the idea that dinosaurs lived at a time when the earth had many volcanoes. Explain what a volcano ... Next, pass out bones, paper, pencils, and glue and suggest that the children create dinosaur skeletons of their own. These may beanbsp;...
|Title||:||Teaching Young Children Using Themes|
|Author||:||Marjorie J. Kostelnik|
|Publisher||:||Good Year Books - 2008-06-01|