Lesson Intentions: This kit will provide your child/student hands-on activities to understand and learn about the parts of a honeybee and become more familiar with insect facts. This kit will help build your child’s/student’s vocabulary awareness and visual discrimination.
Kit Includes: Illustrated lesson plan; “The Honey Makers,” by Gail Gibbons storybook; 10 laminated tree parts definition cards; 10 laminated honeybee labels; a small bee house; a set of paints; a paintbrush; 1 honeybee color sheet (you may copy); 1 honeybee parts worksheet (you may make extra copies); a honeybee fact sheet; an insects fact sheet; an animal report template; and a box of 8 crayons.
Creator: Lesson Plan and follow up work prepared by: Caroline Moulsdale, Owner and Lead Educational Consultant of ABC Crate, LLC, with Credentials in Early Childhood Education (Preschool and Kindergarten) from CMTE/NY, 2001; Elementary Education I (grades 1st to 3rd) and II (grades 4th to 6th) from Delaware Institute for Montessori Education, 2015; BS from The University of Delaware; Lead Teacher in Montessori Education for 18 years, and Parent Education Director for 8 years. Honeybee artwork originals by Fiona Smith.