Colours and Shapes (Unit 3)

From Kindergarten Plus!

by Joni Bowman

ISBN: 978-1-55379-163-8
Grade: Kindergarten
Price: $49.00

In Colours and Shapes, Kindergarten students will be involved in a variety of hands-on activities that focus on colours and shapes. Activites include:

  • creating and extending patterns using colours and shapes
  • graphing eye colour and comparing the results
  • conducting a survey of favourite colours and graphing the results
  • making a shape book starring Terry Triangle, Sammy Square, Cindy Circle, and Robby Rectangle
  • counting and sorting buttons and coloured blocks
  • playing counting games that focus on the numbers from 11 to 20
  • mixing primary colours to create secondary colours
  • reciting colour poems and songs with a focus on rhyming words and the identification of some basic sight words
  • exploring the capacity of a variety of containers
  • playing Colour and Shape Bingo
  • creating actions to colour poems in cooperative groups

and much more!

Colours and Shapes is one unit in Kindergarten Plus! Each unit delivers a developmentally appropriate approach for teaching and learning. Kindergarten students will learn through active engagement, hands-on activities, observations, experimentation, and social interaction with others. To find more information about Kindergarten Plus! please click here.

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