Lesson Intentions: This kit will provide your child/student hand-on activities to understand and learn about the parts of a horse, what a mammal is, and learn fun horse facts. This kit will help build your child’s/student’s vocabulary awareness and visual discrimination.
Kit includes: Illustrated lesson plan with activities (6 pages); “Gallop! 100 Fun Facts about Horses” (a National Geographic favorite) story book; laminated four-part horse matching cards (48 cards total); full size laminated horse picture; 2 copies of “parts of a horse” worksheets (1 color and 1 black and white to color); 4 “parts of a horse” mini color sheets (for your child/student to make their own “parts of” booklets); horse color page; a three page animal report template; a miniature horse figurine, 4 sheets of tracing paper, a pencil sharpener; and a box of 12 color pencils. You are allowed to make copies of worksheets with the purchase of this kit for your use.
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. Horse artwork originals by Fiona To Smith.