Instant Activities That Build Essential Literacy Skills and Teach About This Favorite Theme
By Frank Murphy and Deborah Rovin-Murphy
There’s lots of great reading, writing, and learning going on at the farm! This literacy-rich collection of activities helps kids learn about farms of the past and farms today, farm animals, farm foods, and more. Includes read-and-write mini-books, a play, a song, and charts and graphs to complete, Plus, literature links, learning center how-to’s, interactive displays, and computer connections! 48 pages + poster.
Grouping: Many of the lessons invite children to work in pairs or small groups. Create these groups each time the need arises or establish them at the start, keeping them intact for the duration of the unit. If you choose to set up long-term groups, promote a cooperative atmosphere by allowing group members to create their own name and logo!