When the snow melts, the sun shines, flowers bloom and animals come out of hibernation we know spring is upon us. All of the changes in the environment provide excellent opportunities to teach children about the natural world and its wonders. These charming tales will spark the interest of children and young readers alike.
Music and language arts go hand in hand. Find enjoyable spring time songs to accompany lesson plans or just listen to for fun at SongsForTeaching.com.
Clifford's Spring Clean-Up (Clifford the Big Red Dog),
Ready for Spring (Ready For... (Tundra Books)),
The Berenstain Bears Go Out for the Team,
The Frog and Toad Collection Box Set: Includes 3 Favorite Frog and Toad Stories! (I Can Read Level 2),
Mother Earth and Her Children: A Quilted Fairy Tale,
Sibylle von Olfers,
The Very Hungry Caterpillar: board book & CD,
Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?,
Bill Martin Jr.,
Inch by Inch,
Scholastic Reader Level 3: Poppleton in Spring,
How Robin Saved Spring,
At Grandpa's Sugar Bush,