Squishy Squashy Sponges Early Childhood Activity Book

Squishy Squashy Sponges Early Childhood Activity Book

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Squishy Squashy Sponges Early Childhood Activity Book

Squishy Squashy Sponges Early Childhood Activity Book

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Squishy Squashy Sponges Early Childhood Activity Book

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  • This teachers guide 16 squishy, squashy activities with sponges, including matching, sorting, sponge printing, and soaking up water. Available separately is a discovery kit with sponges and children's books.
  • Based on the four phases of the learning cycle: awareness, exploration, inquiry, and application
  • Cross-curricular activities in literature, drama, writing, art, biology, and cooking
  • Information for teachers on early childhood process skills, learning cycles, and inquiry-based science
  • For pre-school children

Table of Contents:

  • Acknowledgments
  • Forword
  • Using This Book
  • Part 1: Awareness
  • Awareness 1: What Do Scientists Do?
  • Awareness 2: Getting Excited About Sponges
  • Part 2: Exploration
  • Exploration 1: A Closer Look at Sponges
  • Exploration 2: Matching Up Sponges
  • Exploration 3: Sponge Sorting
  • Exploration 4: Sponges Get Wet
  • Exploration 5: Sharing Home Samples
  • Part 3: Inquiry
  • Inquiry 1: Soak It Up
  • Inquiry 2: Looking at Holes
  • Inquiry 3: Printing Holes
  • Inquiry 4: I Wonder
  • Part 4: Advanced Inquiry
  • Advanced Inquiry 1: How Much Water?
  • Advanced Inquiry 2: How Heavy is the Water?
  • Part 5: Application
  • Application 1: Spongy Cakes
  • Application 2: Is This a Sponge?
  • Part 6: Sponges Across the Curriculum
  • Across the Curriculum 1: Creative Dynamics
  • Across the Curriculum 2: Writing to Learn
  • Across the Curriculum 3: Sponge Painting
  • Across the Curriculum 4: Sponges and Seeds
  • Across the Curriculum 5: Sponge Cooking
  • Part 7: Science for Young Learners
  • Why Preschool Science?
  • Teaching wtih Learning Cycles
  • Documenting Learning
  • Part 8: All About Sponges
  • Sea Sponges Are Animals
  • References

Additional Information

SKU

RBK7000

Weight

1.0 lb

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