ReadAloud-Little Cloud by Eric Carle-And made our own little class book adapted from this story. They made their own tear paper cloud shaped like an object and used the sentence prompt, “My little cloud changed into a …”
Seuss theme for classroom partner reading. Reading with a partner is a great way to motivate students to read, and to encourage oral language development. Having this poem in the classroom is a fun, engaging way to introduce EEKK reading buddies.
Girl Scout friends: The Pumpkin Project. Open a pumpkin, add soil & water & watch the seeds already inside the pumpkin grow. Also links to other activities to teach about & observe the pumpkin life cycle.
Marble Races with a cheap pool noodle (occupies the kids for hours.) Did this, but instead of cutting the pool noodle, the marble is small enough to fit inside the full noodle to roll down. Then can use the noodle for other things too!