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Sunday, February 26, 2012

Workboxes - Whales


Tot School
34 months
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Whale Size Sort
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Whale Stamping (stamp and large stamp pads from Oriental Trading)
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Feed the whale (fish bean bags from Oriental Trading)
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Whale Stencil Tracing (Stencil from Oriental Trading)
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#3 Whales Worksheet

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Whale matching
K – 5yo
Whale Tales
Whale 3 part cards – I used these cards in the whale matching tot activity and we also used a set to make our baleen v/s tooth chart, and to label where the whales live.
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Dot-to-dot and Whale Math Games from Enchanted Learning
And the whale ate baby!! (he climbed in to get all the fish out, lol)
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You can follow my OCEANS Pinterest board for links to these and other great OCEAN themed activities!
Books we read:




And if you missed our field trip you can view it HERE, another whale related trip coming this week as well.
COMING UP NEXT:  Since Gray Whales (like the ones in the movie BIG MIRACLE) migrate to Mexico, our next unit will be MEXICO (because we are WAY overdo for a Little Passports lesson)…followed by DOLPHINS (since dolphins are related to Whales!!  A few of the Tot Activities will carry over to the next few units.
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4 comments:

  1. Hi! I am visiting from Preschool Corner! I love all of your W activities and trays. I also focused on the letter w this past week, love the "W tray"! Thanks for sharing!

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  2. Visiting from Our Feminist Playschool and just wanted to say thanks for sharing a great post and resources. Aodhan is SO into all things ocean right now.

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  3. This looks like a ton of fun! I love the baby getting eaten by the whale, lol! Thanks for linking up to Teach Me Tuesday--I'm so excited to see all your Ocean lessons!

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  4. I love your different activities for whales. A great hands on for little guys.

    Thanks for linking up to Science Sunday!

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