This month the children showed signifigant interest in camping and all things camping. When asked what they already know the children listed their knowledge of camping gear and cooking on a camp fire. The children expressed interest in learning about animals and tracks, what plants are eatable, what kind of animals they could run into and how to stay safe, and forest fires.
This is a great list to start from!
Tracks and Footprints:
Prekinders.com has examples of a printable animal track book:
Printable pages for Track Book:
Introduction to Animal Research:
This a printable page to introduce Animal Research. It’s a great resource to start the process of learning about animals in a scientific manner.