Dear Zoo

Collection by Claire Searle

Claire Searle
Dear Zoo story sack activity for lil uns World Book Day Activities, Dear Zoo Activities, Nursery Activities, Animal Activities, Preschool Activities, Nanny Activities, People Who Help Us, Story Sack, Book Corners

Dear Zoo Story Sack

Even though Hartley is only 12 months I decided we should do something fun for World Book Day. He has always loved sharing books with me, his favourites are the ones with bits to touch and feel. Just recently he has started to enjoy proper story books and will sit with me for the whole story. I have used story sacks a lot in schools but thought Hartley would really enjoy his very own story sack to bring the story to life. What is a story sack? A story sack is a large cloth bag containing a…

Zoo or Jungle Themed Activities for Preschool and Kindergarten, including free printables, from The Preschool Toolbox at Squidoo Preschool Zoo Theme, Preschool Curriculum, Classroom Activities, Kindergarten Activities, Homeschooling, Zoo Crafts, Preschool Crafts, Jungle Crafts, Montessori

Zoo-Themed Activities for Preschool and Kindergarten, including free printables, from The Preschool Toolbox at Squidoo

The fairy and the frog: 6 ways to use Dear Zoo to develop speech and language skills.We love this book in our house! Dear Zoo Activities, Eyfs Activities, Animal Activities, Book Activities, Animal Crafts, Communication And Language Activities, Language Development, Communication Skills, Toddler Development

The Fairy and The Frog

You may remember in the summer we attended the 30th birthday party of the book Dear Zoo. It's a book I love and use frequently in my job ...

Plans for toddler story times and other library programming. Flannel Board Stories, Felt Board Stories, Felt Stories, Flannel Boards, Zoo Activities, Sequencing Activities, Zoo Preschool, Zoo Animal Crafts, Birthday Bulletin Boards

Flannel Friday: Dear Zoo

This week my story time theme was Wild Animals, so we did the book Dear Zoo by Rod Campbell. I have been planning my story times around the New York Public Library's list of 100 Picture Books Everyone Should Know, and Dear Zoo is on that list. I have seen this posted a few other times on Flannel Friday, but here is my version: Sorry the animals are sideways, Blogger is acting funny today. I was so excited about my camel with his furry yarn, and then I realized that he has 5 legs. Oops! :) I…

Zoo sensory tub - Lentils as dirt! Preschool Zoo Theme, Preschool Summer Camp, Preschool Colors, Preschool Science, Sensory Art, Sensory Tubs, Sensory Boxes, Pet Theme, Farm Theme

Two More New Sensory Tubs!

Inspired last week by Mama Train's African Safari sensory tub, we decided to make some new tubs of our own. The first was a Farm tub: Aren't the little

Dear Zoo song/visual Dear Zoo Book, Zoo Songs, Story Sack, Picture Books, Esl, Preschool, Activities, Kindergarten, Preschools


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Dear Zoo - by Rod Campbell (© Macmillan Children's Books) Dear Zoo, Story Retell, Retelling, Working With Children, Read Aloud, Children's Books, Love Songs, Literacy, Make It Yourself

Dear Zoo - by Rod Campbell (© Macmillan Children's Books)

I wrote to the Zoo to send me a pet...