K - 3 Learning Pages:
Resources for Kindergarten to Grade 3 teachers

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Science - Seasons - Spring

A to Z Teacher Stuff: Spring Theme - http://www.atozteacherstuff.com/Themes/Spring/  Printables

abcTeach Directory: Spring - http://www.abcteach.com/directory/theme_units/month_to_month/d_april/spring/  Lots of links for printables.

CanTeach - http://www.canteach.ca/elementary/songspoems16.html  Poems about spring.

ChildFun Web Site: Spring - http://www.childfun.com/modules.php?name=News&file=article&sid=164  Lots of ideas, but they’re centered down the middle column with tons of advertising along the sides. Why not copy the text and paste it in a word document to make it easier to read?

Daycare Circle, Craft and Activity Ideas - http://www.icomm.ca/daycare/cardsi10.html A few new ideas for spring (and fall)

Easter and Spring Theme - Pratt's Resources -
http://www.fastq.com/%7Ejbpratt/education/theme/easterspring.html Links to other spring sites

Easter/Spring Celebration - http://www.dpsk12.org/programs/almaproject/pdf/EasterSpringCelebration.pdf a pdf file for k-1 teachers – spring, chocolate, bunnies, traditions, eggs, piñatas.

Enchanted Learning: Spring Crafts - http://www.enchantedlearning.com/crafts/spring/ 
Good for several dimensions of spring; printables

Journey North - http://www.learner.org/jnorth/  A global study of wildlife migration and seasonal change.

Carol's Favorite - 2005

KinderNet Online: Spring - http://www.kindernetonline.com/spring.html A few new ideas

Leap Into Spring - http://curry.edschool.virginia.edu/go/edis771/webquest2000/student/srobertaclark/  A webquest for Gr. 2 - 4

New Life - http://www.newlife.ecsd.net/ Several teachers from k-5 collaborated to create this project web site.

Preschool Rainbow: Spring Theme- http://www.preschoolrainbow.org/preschool-spring.htm  This first page is free, but if you want more resources, there will be a fee.

Sask Ed.: Spring - http://www.sasked.gov.sk.ca/docs/kindergarten/kindsths.html  This sample theme illustrates a detailed process of theme planning and includes foundational and learning objectives, evaluation, and Core Curriculum components and initiatives.

Signs of Spring Unit - http://www.kindergartentreehouse.com/spring.html  Mrs. Anderson shares her lessons, art projects, songs, poetry, book list

Soar Into Spring with Kites - http://www.education-world.com/a_lesson/lesson056.shtml  Everything you ever wanted to do a little unit on kites!

Spring/Easter Unit - http://www.angelfire.com/ga/prespecial/page76.html  Broad range, but a couple activities focus specifically on spring.

Spring Fever - http://wiscinfo.doit.wisc.edu/arboretum/earthpartprog/selectresources/springfe.htm  Measuring the temperature of the soil to see when plants will start to grow.

Spring Theme Links - http://www.fvsd.ab.ca/stm/Spring.htm  Cathy-Dee Brand has a wonderful collection of links!

Thursday’s Classroom: Spring - http://www.thursdaysclassroom.com/index_16mar00.html  Ways to help kids understand about the earth’s tilt

Spring - http://comsewogue.k12.ny.us/~rstewart/k2001/themes/spring/spring.htm
One long page of ideas! Wow!

Virtual Vine: Spring - http://www.thevirtualvine.com/Spring.html Excellent ideas!

List Serve Mailing - March 12, 2005