Grades

    Re: Dr.Seuss???

    The Lorax is a great book to use to lead into discussions of
    recycling, environmentalism, and global citizenship. The kids could
    create art from recycled goods, plant trees, make posters
    encouraging recycling...

    On 2/25/17, Flacka wrote:
    > "Horton Hears a Who" would lead to good discussions about
    > how we treat other people, and listening to what others say.
    > For a craft project you could have them make a headband with
    > elephant ears to remind them to listen and hear what others are
    > saying.
    >
    > In reality, you can use Dr. Seuss across the board and use one
    > of his books for every subject. We used to do that and it was a
    > lot of fun for the kids and they were exposed to a number of his
    > books. We incorporated math (counting, patterning, or
    > addition depending on the book), writing - adding their own
    > verse to "Green Eggs and Ham" as to where they would would
    > read a book, "Cat in the Hat" - following directions, making
    > good choices, not opening the door to strangers, reading - any
    > book to talk about rhyming words and generating lists of
    > rhyming words.

    >
    > On 2/25/17, JTeach1 wrote:
    >> I'm student teaching in a Kindergarten classroom, and I
    >> wanted know how I can integrate Dr.Seuss into my
    >> Science/Social Studies block. I want to complete a
    >> directed drawing activity & complete some crafts related
    >> to the different books. Would reading a Dr.Seuss book
    >> and completing a craft work as a lesson? How can I still
    >> integrate information on Theodor Seuss Geisel
    >> (Dr.Seuss) so that the lesson is more than just completing
    >> a craft. Any ideas/suggestions on how to integrate Dr.
    >> Seuss would be greatly appreciated!!!