Starfish Kit Lesson Intentions: This kit will provide your child/student hands-on activities to understand and learn about the parts of a starfish. This kit will help build your child’s/student’s vocabulary awareness and visual discrimination.
Kit Includes: Illustrated lesson plan; “Starfish,” story book by, Edith Thacher Hurd; starfish fact sheet; laminated starfish definition cards; full size laminated painted starfish picture; a black and white copy of “parts of a starfish” worksheet (you can make extra copies of these); an animal report template; a pencil sharpener; a mini starfish; a dry erase pen; and colored pencils.
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. Starfish artwork originals by Joy Linker.