This week we began the tale of Jack and the Beanstalk. Today I thought I would share a few of the math activities we have been doing. They are obvious ideas but perhaps new in the application in this story! I wanted to take the concepts of "enormous" and "giant" and bring them to life with math. The Giant's Hand and Estimation I had a super large hand photocopied on paper that we estimated how many beans would fit in the palm of the "giant's" hand. Guesses ranged from 4 to 1000. We counted…
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Count and climb Jack's beanstalk with this fun early year maths activity for toddlers and preschoolers for the classic Fairy Tale Jack and the Beanstalk
Jack and the Beanstalk Craft
Jack And The Beanstalk Craft ~ Make an oversized beanstalk out of green construction paper! An easy craft even preschoolers can make!
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.
Classroom decoration idea -- Fairy tale unit -- Jack and the Beanstalk -- Vine growing up wall to ceiling, clouds and giant's feet suspended from the ceiling.-- Too Cute!
Nicci's Little Angels
Jack and the Beanstalk today! we had to add a "magic bean" counting with beans magic beans for a treat to go home ...
Jack and the Beanstalk
This week we've been reading this Jack and the Beanstalk story by Nick Sharatt. It's a lift-the-flap book which the children always love. It also came with an accompanying cd so we can play the story again during rest time. This version of the fairytale classic differs a bit than the usual story. For a start the golden goose is a hen and the giant isn't so much into "I'll grind your bones to make my bread." My son had been doing a fairy tale focus at his school this term and that's all I…
Fairy Tales - Jack and the Beanstalk
This is the Bean Stalk that is in our classroom. I made it by twisting long pieces of bulletin board paper. I added a giant cardboard bo...
Last week (yes, I'm a little behind) we read Jack and the Beanstalk, which ties in nicely to my seeds and planting theme. We began by reading Jack and the Beanstalk (the version by Little Golden Books). When we finished reading the story, we noticed that there was a large note hanging on our Morning…