Storytime Share – Social Studies: Geography 2

Standard: Social Studies: Geography

Specific skill focused on: Shelter (Homes)


Song: “Shake My Sillies Out” (Raffi, Singable Songs for the Very Young)

Book: Castles, Caves, and Honeycombs by Linda Ashman

Song: “Come Back Home” (Frances England, Mind of My Own)

Book: Whose House? by Barbara Seuling

Book: Imagine a House: A Journey to Fascinating Houses around the World by Angela Gustafson

(we looked at the pictures and discussed the different houses in this book)

Fingerplay: “Houses” (source unknown)

Here is a nest for a robin. (cup hands)
Here is a hive for a bee. (make fist with one hand, wrap other hand around it)
Here is a hole for a bunny (make circle with thumb and index finger)
And here is a house for me. (put arms above head with fingers touching at an angle)

Song: “Mouse in the House” (Marty Dread, Putumayo Kids Presents Reggae Playground)

Book: Welcome Home, Mouse by Elisa Kleven

Activity: Around the House worksheet from Kizclub website


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