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Summary: This 3-day activity reinforces what students have learned about animals. The activities focus on farm animals: cows, pigs, hens and ducks. Main Curriculum Tie: Science - KindergartenStandard 4 Objective 2 Describe the parts of living things. Supplemental Materials (pdf) Attachments Background For Teachers: Camp Paws and Claws is a three-part activity that reinforces what students have learned throughout the year about animals.
This three-part blog series by Larry Ferlazzo, an award-winning English and Social Studies high school teacher, provides a concise summary of some of the best teacher-tested and teacher-approved instructional strategies for vocabulary development.
This book, written by leading vocabulary experts, provides a thorough overview of the findings from decades of research around effective vocabulary instruction. It also offers many examples of what robust vocabulary instruction looks like in action and provides a menu of instructional activities and strategies to try in your classroom.