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Activity > Learn about Donkeys
- Educational video > Meet Benny
the Donkey, a real donkey and his caretaker in
Donkey Activity Mini-Book (4 activities)
Print the mini-book
Educator reads the
instructions for each mini-page activity.
mini-book after all activities are completed. Assembly
instructions are at the bottom of the printed page.
Skills by page:
Page 1 > Color
practice > color the donkey gray or brown. Numbers 1-4
> count the legs, and point to the numbers under each leg.
Page 2 > Beginning
consonant sound letter D, first steps to writing > color the
letter following the arrows.
Page 3 > Simple
donkey facts. Read text to child using your finger to
demonstrate text is read from left to right.
Page 4 >
Uppercase and lowercase letter match the same, also
addresses the terms top and bottom.
Activity > Online Jigsaw Puzzle
Objective: Problem solving skills. Bilingual in
English and Spanish
Have fun with an online Donkey jigsaw puzzle that can be
adapted from 6 pieces to 247. The whole family can have a
try. Click on the Change Cut
button to adjust number and shape of pieces.
donkey activities or the links provided in the themes column
Donkey Activity Mini-book
Letter D Donkey
*something to color with