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Tunnel books are fun and unique! We made ours with a postcard for a call and wrote a haiku. I made these with the note … Source by Related posts: Tunnel books are fun and unique! We have a postcard from a … Tunnel books are fun and unique! Teaching Poetry, Teaching Writing, Writing Activities, Literacy Games, Elementary Teaching, Ecole Art, Writer Workshop, Interactive Notebooks, Book Making

Haiku Tunnel Books • TeachKidsArt

Tunnel books are fun and unique! We made ours using a post card for a prompt and wrote a haiku to go with it. I’ve made these with grade 4 and up, but younger students could enjoy this activity in “centers”, with the help of parent volunteers, or by having the various parts prepped for […]

Kindergarten spring rhyme, frog rhyme, bird rhyme, handwriting, Anchor chart for… Kindergarten Poems, Preschool Songs, Kindergarten Classroom, Classroom Ideas, Toddler Classroom, Music Activities, Preschool Learning, Kids Songs, Literacy Activities

Fine Motor on Friday: Part 12

A collaborative blog by Pre K and Kindergarten specialists. Child growth and development, information, free printables.

Over the weekend I found a great Arctic unit put out by SeaWorld and also got a few more ideas of my own. We made Polar Caps. The Arctic Circle was glued onto a plate and made into a cap by attach… Bears Preschool, Preschool Songs, Preschool Winter, Winter Activities, Preschool Themes, Childcare Activities, Preschool Curriculum, Kids Songs, Preschool Crafts

Arctic Unit Week 2

Over the weekend I found a great Arctic unit put out by SeaWorld and also got a few more ideas of my own. We made Polar Caps. The Arctic Circle was glued onto a plate and made into a cap by attach…

FREE Rain Printables Up, Up Umbrella Poem (perfect for Spring!)Up, Up Umbrella Poem (perfect for Spring! Preschool Poems, Kindergarten Poems, Kids Poems, Preschool Music, Preschool Classroom, Classroom Ideas, April Poems, Rain Poems, Early Education

More FREE Rain Printables!! - This Reading Mama

Last week, I made a few printables to go with our rain/rainbow theme. This week, I went ahead and made some more, as we are continuing the theme (adding in some letter u activities from Erica & Carisa). I’m not sure we’ll use all of these, but I was in the mood to make some extras! ... Read More about More FREE Rain Printables!!

This freebie includes a set of 7 riddles-poems which I wrote when I was teaching… Animal Riddles, Animal Poems, Rhyming Riddles, Farm Activities, Language Activities, Preschool Farm, Preschool Learning, Farm Lessons, Farm Unit

FARM ANIMALS Riddles- POEMS FREEBIE-Great for Language activities

This freebie includes a set of 7 riddles-poems which I wrote when I was teaching my MEGA FARM ANIMAL THEME PACK. These poems are my original work and I used them with very younger Kindergarten students as a part of an oral comprehension-listening activity. They are fairly simple but the rhyming wo...

I'm a little penguin poem! A great poem for use during a penguin unit! Great for reading fluency! Penguin Songs, Kindergarten Poetry, Kindergarten Smorgasboard, Preschool Music, Preschool Activities, Preschool Winter, Preschool Curriculum, Preschool Worksheets, Science

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Howdy! I am Mr. Greg from The Kindergarten Smorgasboard. My real name is Greg Smedley-Warren. I have been teaching for 11 years. I spent a year teaching fifth grade, two years in second grade and am now in my 9th year in Kindergarten. Kindergarten is my passion and my calling but honestly, that wasn’t how it started. When I was moved to Kindergarten (not voluntarily!) I called my mommy and cried. But on the first day, I fell in love and knew that Kindergarten is where I belonged. I have…

Animals in Winter/ Hibernation. Cute art and song ideas. Scroll down about half way to find lots of activities for hibernation. Kindergarten Science, Science Classroom, Elementary Science, Classroom Ideas, Winter Activities, Science Activities, Science Ideas, Preschool Ideas, Preschool Winter


Book Ideas: Curious George Goes to a Chocolate Factory by Margret Rey "George's curiosity causes a problem at the chocolate factory, but his quick thinking and speedy action on the assembly line help save the candies." Lilly’s Chocolate Heart by Kevin Henkes "Decked in fuzzy green slippers and pink housecoat, a crown-wearing Lilly has one Valentine's Day chocolate heart and wants to keep it safe. Unfortunately, several locales aren't quite right: under the bed is dusty, inside the dresser is…

 I made animals and objects described in poem for students to retell : Winter Animals. I made animals and objects described in poem for students to retell Preschool Songs, Kindergarten Science, Preschool Themes, Teaching Science, Preschool Winter, Winter Activities, Preschool Teachers, Music Activities, Kids Songs

More Bears!

This week was our bear/hibernation theme. Lots of fun! If you have not read this book, you must! It is HILARIOUS! (Especially the ending... loved it! haha) Here are some of the nonfiction books we read this week to help us fill in our bear chart. We looked at these four types of bears: brown, black, polar, and panda. Here is the chart we created: When we talked about what bears ate, we did this fun little taste test/graphing activity that came from Rachelle over at What the Teacher Wants…

Fun goodbye song for the end of the Preschool Songs, Kids Songs, Goodbye Songs For Preschool, Camp Songs, Preschool Ideas, Craft Ideas, Good Bye Songs, Good Morning Song, Goodbye Gifts


{Classroom Edition} 1. Chart Paper & Sharpies Although I love my LCD projector-nothing beats good ole fashioned charts in t...

Cute example of a list poem - At the Zoo by William Makepeace Thackeray The Zoo, Zoo Activities Preschool, Poetry Activities, Preschool Class, Time Activities, Preschool Lessons, Zoo Songs, Animal Poems, Zoo Animal Crafts

poem At the Zoo by William Makepeace Thackeray

Classic children's poetry by William Makepeace Thackeray including printables and craft suggestions.

Oviparous Animals Poem - Great lesson idea on this website that includes a mentor text, writing prompt, and craftivity. Love the science journal idea! Kindergarten Poems, Preschool Songs, Preschool Science, Teaching Science, Preschool Ideas, Kindergarten Inquiry, Preschool Class, Free Preschool, Science Lessons

oviparous animals

Click picture to download I used this poem (not written by me) and this book to teach my kids about oviparous animals. Here is ...

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Children practice animal names and sounds with this easy to memorize poem. The changeable pictures and word pieces add extra appeal. Farm Animals Preschool, Preschool Poems, Preschool Crafts, Preschool Curriculum, Homeschool, Farm Songs, Farm Activities, Animal Activities, Reading Activities

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