Young learners are buzzing with excitement as the weather warms up, baby animals are being born, and there’s so much change to witness outside! Channel your students’ energy into learning with these 12 ideas to help engage your students in all the wondrous seasonal transformations that happen in spring.
1. Fascinating Spring Facts
Spring is full of opportunities to teach intriguing facts about nature! From the exciting stages of plant and animal growth to the breadth of new colors that emerge with the change of the season, exploring real-world facts and photographs can help build literacy skills while sparking an early interest in science.
Pair nonfiction read-alouds with fun-filled activities, such as color by numbers or sorting shapes featuring the popular spring icons of flowers, rainbows, and baby chicks.