Last week we started our Non-fiction unit on penguins. We read numerous books about penguins and monitored our thinking. Books such as:
Here are some of the books we used. (click on the covers to find these books *affiliate links)
*NOTE OF WARNING: In the book Penguin Chick, there is a mention of a Jackass Penguin on the final pages. Don’t do what I did and blurt that out. There is no forgetting about the type of penguin in your kindergarten class. I may or may not have heard an audible gasp from my little friends, that was followed up with “Jackass Penguin… Jackass Penguin…”
How do animals that live in the cold stay warm?
Read More About Arctic Animals (including Penguins!)
January is a great time to teach about animals that live in the cold. Read a few other related blog posts: