Splash Into Summer!
- Grades: PreK–K, 1–2, 3–5, 6–8
Wrap up the year with these fun and motivating activties in a variety of curriculum areas.
Lesson Plans and Activities
How do the Magic School Bus kids communicate where nectar flowers are? By dancing like bees! Challenge your kids to dance the Honey-Bee-Bop to communicate the location of hidden flowers.
This learning activity provides a method for students to explore the properties of air, water, color, and light. Students experiment with different bubble wands to discover the properties of bubbles.
Help your students develop concentration and quick reflexes with this fun physical activity that has its roots in ancient Greece!
Pusa at aso means "cat and dog" in the Filipino language of Tagalog. This game is guaranteed to get students' blood pumping and teaches children how to work together to have fun.
Chinese Tangrams, the Big Snake, a game from Ghana, and other fun games from around the world
Children will choose favorite songs, create a group songbook, and have a sing-along with family members at an end-of-the-year celebration.
Teach students to identify and compare shapes by helping them make fruit kebabs.
Give children time to explore the outdoors to foster emotional connections with nature, and help students develop a respect for the environment and empathy for all forms of life.
This activity fosters cooperative and dramatic play outdoors by challenging children to create a train from cardboard boxes.
A ready-to-use teaching idea about Native American culture that supports cooperation, social studies, and literacy skills
Use this lesson plan to teach about plant roots, stems, leaves, and flowers through direct observation and diagramming.