The Cave

Make a Cave for the dramatic play area when teaching about animals that hibernate in winter! or a dinosaur cave!

I've read this entire series. Good series overall - this sets the series up well

The Clan of the Cave Bear

The Clan of the Cave Bear (Earths Children Series, Book One)

A European cave bear and its cub

Ice Age Giants: BBC2 documentary brings giants of the Ice Age back to life

Kindergarten Kel: Kindergarten Bear Unit! Free- how many are left in the cave? Do with "Bear Snores On"

How many are left in the cave? A fun living math activity to go-along with a study of animals in winter. Practice subtraction, addition and/or early algebra with counting bears and a cup "cave".

Make a 'bear cave' out of a bowl to reinforce understanding of 'subtraction - also could use to hide a specific number of items in the cave! to learn number recognition

Bear in the Cave Game ~idea for prepositions (in the cave, on the cave, beside the cave.or a math game (ex. you have 3 bears total and 1 is in front of the cave, how many are inside?

Jean Auel's Earth's Children Series: Clan of the Cave Bear, The Valley of Horses, The Mammoth Hunters, The Plains of Passage, The Shelters of Stone, and the recently released Land of Painted Caves.

Earth's Children Series By Jean Auel

the complete "Clan of the Cave Bear" or Earth's children series by Jean M Auel

Shaded image of a cave bear, with an incomplete outline of a second bear below.   Chauvet, 30,000-33,000 BCE

Cave Bear, Art --Chauvet Caves France - perhaps years old. --- Art is where you find it.

The Clan of the Cave Bear series by Jean M Auel is so good. It's informative and the story of Ayla's life takes you through so many emotions. There's love and heart break and survival against the all odds.

The Clan of the Cave Bear - Jean Auel - Read the whole series.

MAP & BINOCULAR CRAFT to go with the story, We're Going on a Bear Hunt (and FREE story retelling printable)~

We're Going on a Bear Hunt Map & Binoculars (with FREE Printable