Wednesday, March 2, 2011

Living and Non Living

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I've been working to introduce the concept of living and non living to Juiciness and Sassyfras.  I'm starting off by just introducing living things to them. 

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For our first lesson, I clipped pictures of plants, animals, and people out of magazines for them to paste on a piece of paper. We'll leave the 3 other kingdoms off until they are older, for now, plants and animals are sufficient. 






3 comments :

polwig said...

What a fun activity... The only problem I would have is to not make it too scientific with my 3 year olds. I tend to go overboard and next thing I know I would be talking about carbon.

Raising a Happy Child said...

Great lesson. We read the book from Let's Read and Find Out series called What's Alive that gave a good overview without being too scientific.

Hilary said...

I love this idea. Such a great way to introduce a complex concept to little ones.