It’s nearly April and here in Wisconsin, we’ve already seen the return of the birds in our yards. It’s wonderful to hear them singing again and soon they will be nesting. Birds & Eggs is one of my favorite themes from Experience Curriculum I have a lot of favorites… This post shares all that’s included in this month’s theme, so you’re in the right place if you’re wondering What’s in the Box? Birds & Eggs.
What’s in the Box? Birds & Eggs
First, we have all the Teacher Tools including the Summary of Skill Assessment, skills chart, Theme Web, Daily Activities calendar, and music CD. The music is also available under Member Resources for those who have purchased the curriculum.
Her’es a close up of the Theme Web for Birds & Eggs.
Family Newsletter and the My Creative Mind sheets for week one.
Here’s a close up of the Daily Activities calendar.
Four Teacher Guides – one for each week:
- In the Nest
- Bird Parts
- Exotic Birds
- Tree Birds
One of the story books this month is called Hello Bird.
Get acquainted with a feathered menagerie in a participatory trip through the wide world of birds! Little blue eggs. Are they new? How many are there? One, two. This call and response story supports patterning and counting skills. Hello Bird is an instant classic as toddlers mimic these cute, cuddly baby creatures with their own movements, including the bear, turtle, fox, and more!
Calendar and numbers
There’s a bag of materials labeled “Core Concepts”. These will be your letters, numbers, shape, color and conversation cards for the month. Also pictured is the
There’s the overview for the month of Birds & Eggs Activities! Lots of games, art, literacy, math and more.
How to Create Take Home Learning Bags
Do you need to make take home bags for your preschoolers due to COVID-19? See this blog post at Inspired Learning for the how to and printable page to include with your activities bags for week one of Birds & Eggs.
More Birds and Eggs Activities
- Paper Bird Nests
- Bird Sounds Listening Activity with Bird Photos
- Favorite Bird Books
- Feeding the Birds
- Hello Spring Tree Wall Display
- Robin Poster from Egg to Bird
- Little Chicks Craft
- Bird Watching
- Trail Mix for Watching Birds
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