I love talking about family in Sunday School! It's developmentally appropriate for preschoolers because it's about them and easily relatable. Here's a look at some of the activities I use to engage preschoolers about families of the Bible.
It was fun making these Popsicle stick families. Its really easy. You can show them to draw on both the stick and the paper to make cute people. You then just glue down your sticks where you want them. Encourage your kids to make a scene for your families. Kenzie was adorable when she showed me her...Read More
A family unit for kindergarten is an important social studies unit to start the year for several reasons. A family unit for kindergarten involves letting the students share about their own families, as well as learning about the similarities and differences between families. Teaching students about families is a perfect way to start teaching students
Here is the link to an update to the family puppets! and FREE!!! https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Family-Unit-Puppets-for-ESL-4824345 Puppets are great for speaking activities. I made the words traceable if the students are prewriting. Use the puppets to introduce the vocabulary words. Place the puppets hiding in the classroom. Have the students find them. Teacher: Point to mom. There is a game that many might know. Step Forward! Give each student a puppet and have them stand in a…
The goal of an “All About Me” theme is usually to help classmates get to know each other better, but when your only student is your own child, that puts a bit of a different spin on things. For our All About Me theme we focused on emotions, family, and learning more about ourselves. Here […]