Eggs theme > Picture Book and Nutrition
Preschool Lesson Plan Printable Activities
Instructions and Suggestions
Letter E >
E is for Egg
Letter N >
N is for Nest
Letter Y >
Y is for Yolk
Animals > Birds > Farm > Chicken | Eggs
Books > Online stories > An Egg is Quiet
Nutrition > Eggs and poultry
Holidays and Events >
*March or April > Easter
*May > Nat'l Egg Month
Nutrition > Food group > Protein food
Seasons > Spring
These online activities, stories and external resources can be incorporated to learn some basic facts about eggs, nest or chicken (chick, hen or rooster themes).
Eggs Theme Activities >
Activity > Alphabet > E is for Egg [Ages 3+]
Visit this lesson plan that features > What is an egg? and various Printable Activities to learn letter E. Related > N is for Nest or Y is for Yolk
Activity > Online Picture Book >
Non-Fiction > An Egg is Quiet [Ages 4+] @ PBS, Between the Lions
Visit this wonderful online picture book, author, Dianna Aston, illustrations by Sylvia Long.
Activity > Nutrition > Food Group > Protein Food
Print > Healthy Eating for Preschoolers Daily Food Plan poster courtesy of choosemyplate.gov
Eggs and poultry (generally chicken and turkey) are a source of nutritious food. Eggs are rich in protein, minerals and vitamins.
Activity > Eggs theme Coloring and/or Crafts
Eggs featured in Easter printable coloring pages and online coloring book.
Online jigsaw puzzle > Chick and eggs
Skills > problem solving, using the computer mouse.
Social Studies > Holidays and Seasons > Review links in the themes column
Science > Chicken > Egg Hatching lesson plan
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