Sunday, March 21, 2010

Feathering The Nest!

The children will be comparing different types of nests this month. Each child will be given a nest to examine and then draw/sketch out their observations.

Special Unit Vocabulary

incubate, nestling, cavity, nest, platform nest, cup nest, pensile, pendulous, altricial. precocial


A great activity for you to do at home with your child would be to take a walk through your neighborhood, down a road or even walk down a city street and look closely at all the buildings, houses, etc. that you see. Look for evidence and or clues that a bird may be living there! The talk to your child about how the bird may or may not like the habitat that you see their nest in.

Friday, March 5, 2010

Look At How We Make Tracks!

Listen To What We Did Today In 4 Winds!

Tracks! Tracks! Tracks!

What a great 4 Winds we had this morning! The children learned about the different types of animal tracks and how animals move! Enjoy watching and listening to the activities we experienced.