May brings us a greener and more colorful environment everywhere! Our vocabulary lessons are rich with words about nature; children not only learn words about their environment but learn to care for it.
Visit this page each week as we share helpful resources on vocabulary lessons related to nature.
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WORDS EXPLORED –
Nature, habitat, forest, moss, seed, twig, leaf, apple, branches, bark, tree, garden, flowers, celebrate, rain, seed, and grow.
SESSION BOOKS –
Flower Garden by Eve Bunting
Who’s in the Forest? by Phyllis Gershator
The Barefoot Book of Earth Poems by Judith Nicholls and Beth Krommes
Tree by Brenda Teckentrup
The Amida Tree by Bonnie Ferrante
In My Tree by Sara Gillingham
SESSION SONGS –
I’m A Tree, I Have Four Needs
One Little Owl
The Leaves on the Trees Sway in the Breeze
The Green Grass Grows All Around
Rain, Rain, Go Away
John the Rabbit
Octopus’s Garden play-along
The Water Is Wide -lullaby