Today we read Eric Carle's The Grouchy Ladybug. I taught the kids all about these tiny beetles and then we got to work on making some. I got my idea from here, but I changed it a bit. We started with these materials: Rolled up strips of black paper, wiggle eyes on glue dots, wings, black dots (that I made with a hole punch), and heads that were oval and had a small accordion-folded strip on them. First, the kids glued the dots to the wings. (Actually, those are the elytra, which protect the…
Early Years ideas from Tishylishy
Early Years ideas from Tishylishy. 69K likes. Sharing photos, provision enhancements and outcomes from my EYFS class and the occasional share from others.
Number Recognition and Counting with Ladybirds - Stimulating Learning
Here are some ideas for number recognition and counting, using simply made ladybird counters.