Celebrate spring with educational activities your students will enjoy. These teaching resources include games, printables, and lesson planning ideas for Earth Day, May Day, Easter, Mother's Day, and other spring holidays.
Plant Structure and Function: Family Activity
Planting a Rainbow by Lois Elhert is a wonderful book to use for teaching about flowers and colors.
Bring your garden inside with a sticky mural! Fun flower activity for kids. By Allison McDonald. she did this with her 2 year old. You will need some contact paper, painter’s tape, scissors and flowers or other bits of nature. Great idea for bouquets of flowers before you'd throw them away anyway. flowers activities for kids, flower garden, preschool flower crafts, flower crafts for toddlers, flower activities for toddlers, flower preschool activities, flowers garden, gardening crafts preschool, toddler garden crafts
Sticky Window Flower Garden for Toddlers // Ventana pegajosa para crear un jardín
Can be expanded when introducing quality adjectives in IEW. Noun from Ancient History writing lesson on the cloud; student must use the thesaurus and dictionary to come up with 7 quality adjectives--no banned words allowed! idea, craft, school, student, first week, teacher, rainbow, self esteem, kid
A Cupcake for the Teacher
a year of many firsts: Signs of Spring (freebie writing activity)
coffee filter snail suncatcher craft for kids: Turned out cute and the kids really liked spraying water on the coffee filters & watching the colors run :) water craft, coffee filter crafts, sun catcher, snail crafts for kids, the color run, suncatch craft, kid crafts, coffee filters, coffe filter
Use current events to spark interest in weather with these great weather craft ideas for kids . From here - http://www.notimeforflashcards.com/2012/10/weather-crafts-for-kids.html weather activities preschool, weather crafts for kids, weather crafts preschool, weather craft for kids, preschool weather activities, weather activities for kids, preschool weather crafts, craft ideas, weather kid
Simple seed mosaics are a fun spring art idea for preschool. This mosaic is made using glue, seeds, and tempera paint. GREAT website :) Use a ring to a mason jar, add glue, move around to fill shape, add beans or seeds, then paint.- make bigger ones with kids mothers day, mosaic crafts for kids, seed mosaic, mason jars, simpl seed, kid crafts, kids mosaic crafts, preschool painting, preschool art crafts
Simple seed mosaics are a fun spring art idea for preschool. This mosaic is made using glue, seeds, and tempera paint.
"My Garden Song" Sing this song to the tune of "Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star" to teach young children about plants and gardening.