Opening Activity: Q is for Quail worksheet. Practice sight words. Sort animals into groups based on number of legs, size, and color.
- Zoo music CD
- Read “What Do You Do With a Kangaroo?”and “Wild Baby Animals”.
Wiggle Time: Animal Dice - dance like the animal rolled. "Mystery Animal Box" - guess which animal from clues given and then act out the animal.
Lesson: Discuss carnivores/herbivores/omnivores. Discuss climates/habitats animals live in. Discuss special features about animals and special adaptations.
Craft: Making Tracks on paper. Choose pictures of animals to look for on Field Trip to Brookfield Zoo on Friday.
Opening Activity: Recognizing animal words (cat, dog, fish, rat, etc.)
- Sing animal songs from alphabet book
- Read phonics animal books together
Wiggle Time: Animal dances on the Wii
Lesson: Watch a part of Planet Earth with popcorn and juice and talk about the different climates animals can live in and then discuss the food chain.