Run, Run As Fast As You Can
Sir Matthew Begbie Elementary
February 24, 2007
My favourite unit the entire year in Kindergarten is based on the classic tale of The Gingerbread Man. Using different versions of the story we explore writing, math, and science. And more importantly we use our imaginations and have a lot of fun.
I start this unit by reading different versions of the traditional story The Gingerbread Man.Following the stories, we make gingerbread. The process of making the gingerbread is math, language development and fine motor skill development all rolled into one. I always ask the kids what they think we will use to make the dough. The kids almost...
Division 1's Gingerbread Man
I took one page from the children's individual stories and have combined them into one story. I love the variety that the children come up with in their stories.