The bugs in the air fly up and down, All through the day! Our picnic is their grocery store. Small Group, Literacy Centers Objective: Eight ants, seven ants, stomp around. Glue the orzo pasta in the section to represent the egg.
Trace a butterfly shape on to construction paper. They are crawling on my plate! Lady Bugs and Insects Explain to the children that ladybugs are very helpful. Next, cut out the shape and place a dab of paint in middle and fold the paper in half.
These printable play dough counting mats are available in the Insect Math Packet below.
Cut the pipe cleaners in half and put the pipe cleaner into the clothespin see picture. Have the children act this out: Small Group, Math Centers Objective: Use this book to reinforce concepts of print such as words are separated by spaces, left to right and top to bottom, written words match spoken words, common sight words, and more.
The children take turns rolling the dice and coloring in that number of bugs. The insect emergent reader is available in the Insect Literacy Packet located in the printables section below.
The students will place the correct number of stickers next to each number on the counting grid. Creepy, Crawly Bugs and Insects Add plastic bugs and insects into your sensory table hidden in the sand with spoons and cups to catch them!
Insect Read and Write around the Room Activity This fun read and write around the room activity is available in the Insect Literacy Packet located in the printables section below. They can print the names of their bugs, or you can help them do that!
Two ants, one ant, no more fun! For individual counting, have each child make their own paper to work on!
But be careful not to fall! Students will roll a die and move their playing piece towards the flower. The bees in the hive go buzz, buzz, buzz Can that person come in to your preschool classroom and talk to the preschoolers about bees?
Encourage the children to draw a picture about bugs that bug them! Six ants, five ants, on the ground. There is also a black and white recording sheet included with this activity. The beginning sounds activity is available in the Insect Literacy Packet located in the printables section below.
Five ants, six ants, seven ants, eight. Give each child in the small group a counting grid sheet. The students will use the stickers or stamps to create a pattern on the grid.
Place a basket or tub of magnetic letters in the center of the table. Hold up fingers one at a time Buzzzzzzzz When opened the paint will have created a beautiful butterfly! Insect Word Cards These word cards can be used to expand vocabulary, they are available in the Insect Literacy Packet in the printables section below.
Print the fill in the blank sentence and have students glue it to the top. Butterfly Races Available in the Insect Math Packet located in the printables section below, this activity will help build number sense and one to one correspondence.
Bugs and Insects Theme activities to help your Preschoolers develop math skills and those small muscles in their hands!Free Bugs and Insects Crafts, Activities, Rhymes, and Printables Bugs and More Learning Center Ideas Small World Play Area.
In your sand table add some fake grass, some artificial plants and leaves, a fake spiderweb, and a supply of plastic bugs. Pre-K & Preschool theme ideas for learning about bugs: insects and spiders. Find more Bug Activities for Pre-K. Books. Check here for a complete list of Books about Bugs!.
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Bugs & Insects Theme Learning about bugs and insects is SO much fun for toddlers & preschoolers! Over the summer, we’ve been learning about all sorts of bugs and insects through hands-on learning activities.
Bug theme ideas and activities for teaching and learning about bugs and insects in preschool, pre-k, and kindergarten. Insect and Bug Books. You can find my recommended book list about insects and bugs HERE. Insect and Bug Literacy Activities.Download