ABC and 123: Learning Activities with Rocks

Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Learning Activities with Rocks

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I'm a Teacher, Get Me Outside Here has put together a multipy subject post encouraging educators to use rocks as a learning tool for math, art, reading, physical activities, and more!

Small Types turned a pile of rocks into a hands on literacy activity.


 Wise Craft decorated rocks with melted crayon wax.

A List Maker's Life put together a counting, and computation activity, using small rocks painted to look like frogs.

4 comments:

  1. Speaking of Rocks. Read Roxaboxen!
    Very cute book. We did what they did and built a city out of out rocks.
    Have a look.
    http://increasinginknowledge.blogspot.com/search?q=roxaboxen

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  2. Love all these ideas! Thanks for the mention!

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  3. My kids would love these projects...starting with heading out into the yard and finding said rocks to paint! Thanks for the ideas:)
    C:)

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  4. These are great ideas. I especially like the rock painting. I've linked up to your post on my weekly favorites here: http://play2grow.blogspot.com/2011/05/weekly-favorites-for-may-29-2011.html

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