so I love this for a Science/Language Arts connection. 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.
Egg Bean Game/Missing Addend Also invert the cup - Ask ss to put 3 inside the cup and the rest (ie. in a straight line in front of them. "Now, let's count on - Roll a die to determine how many beans go inside the cup (also subitizing). Kids love this one!
(Letter J Week - Jack and the beanstalk) Class Messages. This one is for Measurement. You could write messages and sign them from different characters/animals to fit your weekly theme/story.Brown Bear, Pete the Cat, Little Quack, Goldilocks, etc.