Science display: Things that come from trees :: class project at Forever Friends ELC and Kindergarten
Things that Come From Trees
Nature/Science: Realistic representation of nature provided. At least 3 representations should be available daily. Provider should provide opportunities to experience the natural world daily, either indoors or outdoors.
What Makes Sound
(Science) Sound ideas could be extended for elementary children to talk about sound waves and how they work (add in tuning forks, etc.
On-going beading project with documentation-- this is a pretty cool idea-- offer this as a choice maybe times a week and hang in the window. Counting the days of school?
Myers' Kindergarten: Our Classroom Environment: Getting Set Up To Be The Third Teacher
for float days: some explorations on why things sink or float: maybe the tin foil boats
Exploring the seeds of fall in preschool
Build your own seed exploration station, and explore the science of fall!
How Do Birds Build Their Nests? Includes video of a Robin Building a Nest
Invitation to measure, mix and cook Walker Learning School
"Tree Inquiry -Transforming our Learning Environment into a Space of Possibilities: Inquiry Spaces". table groups divided into specific research topics which they can work on for a week or two and report as experts to the whole class.
Kindergarten: Holding Hands and Sticking Together: Bird Nests and Birds. great bird unit with loads of freebies
Sense of Hearing activity! Would be good to use for the animal senses unit
Can use block party blocks and famous Lego landmarks cards.