Fairytale week - Jack and The Beanstalk. soak the beans overnight so they swell and sprout more quickly. Plant in soil, insert wooden skewer with castle and clouds (cotton balls) attached at top! Defo use for Castle/Fairytale topic
Plantes The kids loved watching bean seeds sprout. We put five beans in a ziploc bag with a folded wet paper towel. The bags were taped to our classroom window (with names written in permanent marker). Of course we also read "Jack and the Beanstalk
How many shoes does it take to fill a dinosaur foot print? read"Prehistoric Actual Size" by Steve Jenkins Tyrannosaurus Rex foot print approximate size is long and wide. Apatosaurus foot print approximate size is long and wide.
Castles in the Sky A game I made that can go with Nursery Rhymes too. The children take turns rolling the dice and then place that many magic beans (lima beans) carefully on the plate trying not to tip it over. Keep playing until the castle topples down.