The Fishing Workshop is a great beginning of the year theme, end of the year, and summer theme.
It is packed with the common core alphabet , literacy, writers workshop and math skills.
The kiddos love this unit – Pre -K, K, and 1st.
The activities are perfect for Workshop Jobs, small groups, class games, and independent learning.
Vocabulary – Fishing Words
Hook a Great Book-I love these great fishing books.
Apply for a Fishing License-A great way to start this unit
Photo Op-Take cute pictures of your kiddos
Tracing – Trace fish for fine motor.
Catching Fish-Tracing lines –Fine motor
Catch the Big One-Cover up game 1-6-1 die
Catch the Big One-Cover up game 2-12 2 dice
Let’s Go Fishing-Cover up game-Dice patterns
Fishing Contest-coin cover-up
Fishing for Letters-magnetic letter match.
Fish Jokes-Illustrate a good joke
Fish for Letters– Letter Recognition Game
Alphabet Color Match-
Fish Bowl Domino- Match the domino to the fishbowl.
Goldfish Poem- Illustrate
A School of Fish-Graphing – Color –count – graph
Fishing Contest- comparing numbers-played like “war” or “Top It”
Number Sequence Game-Sequence numbers1-15
Questions and Data collection
Measure Worms – Non-standard measuring
Dirt Cups-Cooking in the classroom.
Gone Fishing-Telling time-Hour-1/2 hour
Math mats-Addition and subtraction problem solving
Catch of the Day- Played like 4 in a row
Solving Equations of 5