APRIL LEARNING BINDER
These April Learning Binder pages are perfect to use with preschool or pre-k in the month of April.
They include no-prep activities that are meant to be a “brain warm-up” & encourage your little one to practice academic skills in a fun way!
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I place these pages in a 3-ring binder & have my preschoolers use a dry-erase marker so they can be reused all month long.
This activity pack comes with 10 activities. The first 6 activities are meant to be used each day during Circle Time, Morning Meeting, or Morning Basket:
- Reading Challenge
- Poem of the Month
- Name Practice (editable)
- Calendar (editable)
*Check out THIS video to see my full Circle Time routine, including the songs I sing & my advice for structuring Circle Time.
The last 4 activities are no-prep printables you can use anytime during the month. There are 2 literacy and 2 math printables.
*Read more about these Learning Binders & why I created them in THIS blog post.
Binder Cover: This binder cover is editable. You can type your little one’s name, or you can have them write their own name. I place this cover inside the plastic sleeve of the front of our 3-ring binder, and then I insert the rest of the pages into the binder.
Reading Challenge: Color in one picture for each book you read in April.
Poem of the Month: April: Recite the poem together each day. There is also a link to watch a video of me saying the poem with hand motions. My preschoolers always remember the poem more easily when they have motions to go along with it.
Name Practice: This page is editable. Just type your little one’s name in the lavender-colored boxes. When you print, the boxes won’t appear. Have your little one spell, trace, build, and write their name each day. Put this inside a plastic sheet protector or laminate it so your little one can use the same page for the whole month.
Calendar: This calendar is editable. You can type in the year at the top. Then type in the numbers for the month in the lavender-colored boxes. That way, you can use this calendar year after year! Your little one can trace the numbers on the calendar and talk about what today is.
Weather: Print, cut, and laminate (if possible) the big weather cards. Each day, ask your little one to share the weather and find the corresponding card. Then have them color in a bar on their bar graph.
Feelings: Print, cut, and laminate (if possible) the big feelings cards. Each day, ask your little one to share how they’re feeling and find the corresponding card. Then have them add a tally mark to their chart.
Spin and Cover the Rhyme: Your little one will spin the spinner and name the picture. Then they’ll find a rhyming picture on the mat and cover it up.
Cloud Vowels: Review the sounds the vowels make. Then have your little one name each picture, determine the vowel sound in the middle of the word, and draw a line from that kite to the correct vowel cloud. Practices short vowels a, e, i, o, and u.
Butterfly Addition: Your little one will count the dots on the butterfly’s wings to create addition problems.
Roll-a-Petal Play Dough Mat: Your little one will roll a die, count the dots, and add the same number of play dough petals to the flower on the mat.
Please see the pictures in the preview above for more info!
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Remember, these activities are meant to be a brain warm-up only. If you’re interested in some great hands-on spring activities for your homeschool or preschool classroom, check these out!
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Erin | Littles Love Learning
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