Feelin' Springy

This TopicQuest was designed for Mrs. Stephanie's Kindergarten Class at Cook Primary By Joni Bozeman, a Valdosta State University Preservice Teacher





Have you noticed the season beginning to change?  The warm SPRING season is upon us and many changes are beginning to take place.  The flowers are starting to bloom, the grass is turning green again, insects are beginning to roam, and most of all, Spring holidays are upon us.  Some Spring holidays include St. Patrick's Day, Easter, Earth Day, and Mother's Day.  Do you ever wonder why this happens or why we have these holidays?   To find out more about these events and holidays explore this Feelin' Springy website.



In the Spring time there are many beautiful flowers that begin to grow.  Visit this website to learn more about how these flowers grow that we see during the Spring.



Easter is a fun holiday that occurs in the Spring. To color some Easter eggs and Easter decorations, click on this website.


In the Spring time lots of little insects start showing their faces again.  To find out more about these insects click on this website.


Have you ever wondered how a sunflower grows?  Or maybe what a sunflower is?  Visit this website to find out.



Have you ever been on an Easter egg hunt or colored Easter eggs?  This website is full of fun educational activities for Easter.  So get out your crayons and start decorating.



Celebrating Earth Day every Spring is a fun way to get involved and help clean up our beautiful earth.  Click here if you want to find out how you can help.




A special holiday during the Spring is Mother's Day.  It is usually celebrated the second Sunday in May.  To create a gift for your Mom visit this website.




On March 17, we celebrate St. Patricks Day.  To play some games and find out more information about St. Patrick's Day visit this website.



Easter is one of the holidays that we celebrate during Spring.  There are many activities to go along with Easter such as coloring  eggs and going on egg hunts.  Click here to color


What is Spring?  Visit this online encyclopedia to learn everything you need to know about this season and all of it's holidays and festivities.

Misson

Easter is just around the corner and your family is planning to have a huge Easter party for the entire family.  The only problem is they don't have any ideas for Easter decorations or the decorations for the Easter eggs that they are going to hide for the kids. They are going to need your help on decorating for this huge Easter party.  To help get you started, try going to this website that is all about Easter for ideas on decorating your family's Easter party.  Let's get started, we have a lot of decorating to do before the big party.

Mission Steps

1. Visit the Easter website on the Internet for ideas to begin.
2. Decide what kind of decorations you are going to use for your family's Easter party.
3.  Decorate your paper with the Easter decorations and Easter egg designs like you would want at the party.
4. Explain you picture to the class.
5.  Turn your paper into the teacher so she can scan it and put it on the Internet for others to see.

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