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You can purchase activities for three HONEYBEE picture books: UnBEElievables by Douglas Florian (20 pages) PLUS 16-page Unit for Bees, Snails, and Peacock Tails by Betsy Franco and Steve Jenkins, AND In the Trees, Honeybees by Lori Mortense (14 pages). All 50-pages available for immediate download for only $12.95! Sharable within your school! Click Here to Download

Bees, Snails, & Peacock Tails: Patterns & Shapes
by Betsy Franco and Steve Jenkins

Acorns and seeds and flowers and trees,
Leaves, rocks, and eggs, have geometry.
Let’s find out more about patterns and shapes!
We’ll grab this new book and the shapes that it shows.
You might find out something that no one else knows.

Bees, Snakes, and Peacock Tails is the name of the book.
Betsy Franco wrote it.
Come take a look!

 

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An Egg is Quiet by Dianna Aston (Non-Fiction/Eggs) with Kids Wings Unit in Reading Seeds

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A Hippopotamus Grows Up by Anastasia Suen (Nonfiction, Hippos) with Kids Wings Unit in Reading Seeds

How Ben Franklin Stole the Lightning by Rosalyn Schanzer featured in a paired unit with Now and Ben, The Modern Inventions of Benjamin with Kids Wings Unit in Reading Seeds

I See a Kookaburra! Discovering Animal Habitats Around the World by Steve Jenkins and Robin Page (Non-Ficition, Habitats) with Kids Wings Unit in Reading Seeds

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MOVE! by Robin Page and Steve Jenkins with Kids Wings Unit in Stepstone Stories--How animals move, Verbs

My Light by Molly Bang, with Kids Wings Unit in Springboards

Now and Ben, The Modern Inventions of Benjamin Franklin by Gene Barretta featured in a paired unit with Now and Ben, The Modern Inventions of Benjamin Franklin with Kids Wings Unit in Reading Seeds

On Meadowview Street by Henry Cole with Kids Wings Unit in Flying Higher --ecology

One is a Snail, Ten is a Crab: A Counting by Feet Book by April Pulley Sayre, with Kids Wings Unit in Book Bridges

Pick, Pull, Snap! Where Once a Flower Bloomed, by Lola M. Schaefer, Illustrated by Lindsay Barrett George with Kids Wings Unit in Book Bridges

A Rain Forest ABC : An Alphabet Book by Amanda Doering, with Kids Wings Unit in Springboards

Reasons for Seasons by Gail Gibbons (Nonfiction, Seasons) with Kids Wings Unit in Reading Seeds

Saltwater Crocodile: the World’s Biggest Reptile by Gabriel Kaufman with Kids Wings Unit in Flying Higher --food cycle

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by Chris Butterworth (Nonfiction, Sea Horse)
with Kids Wings Unit in Reading Seeds

Spiders : Biggest! Littlest! by Sandra Markle, with Kids Wings Unit in Springboards

Nic Bishop Spiders by Nic Bishop--with Kids Wings Unit in Flying Higher

Tails by Matthew Van Fleet with Kids Wings Unit in Book Bridges

Trout Are Made of Trees by April Sayre with Kids Wings Unit in Flying Higher --food cycle

Vulture View by April Sayre with Kids Wings Unit in Flying Higher

What do you do with a tail like this? by Steve Jenkins, with Kids Wings Unit in Book Buddies

What’s Up, What’s Down? by Lola M. Schaefer Nature takes the reader up and down to understand the world from underground, to the moon and back down to the deepest part of the ocean. Kids Wings Unit in Book Buddies

¡Yum! ¡MmMm! ¡Qué Rico!: America’s Sproutings by Pat Mora with Kids Wings Unit in Gifts and Givers

Zoopa: An Animal Alphabet by Marino Gianna, with Kids Wings Unit in Springboards

A 16-page unit for Bees, Snails, & Peacock Tails: Patterns & Shapes by Betsy Franco and Steve Jenkins is part of a collection of units in.

The Unit Contains:
Readers' Theater Script
Discussion Cards
Crossword Puzzle
Checking for Understanding?
Shape Poetry
Repeat the Pattern Activities
Nature Logic Puzzle
Bubble Art
Nature's Math
Shapes Alive Game
Fun With Nature Activities
Answer Keys

 
 

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