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Cat and Kitten Theme Preschool Lesson Plan Printable Activities and Crafts

Activities Materials
Cat and Kitten Theme Preschool Lesson Plan Printable Activities and Crafts
During these activities children can experience the following learning activities:
  1. Introduce or practice letter C for Cat with matching printable materials and cat or kitten craft that features a tail or legs shaped like letter C or letter K for Kitten.
  2. Learn basic facts about domestic (house) cats. The domestic cat is the most popular pet in the U.S.A.
  3. Shapes practice: circle, half circle, triangles and ovals featured in the craft templates.
  4. The cat or kitten crafts are appropriate to include during Halloween holiday activities, a theme related to pets or in conjunction with related literature, nursery rhymes or educational online story, preschool video or TV programming.
  5. These activities can be conducted separately over a number of days.
After craft assembly:

Encourage a discussion and dialogue:
* Demonstrate the cat or kitten poster, children are holding their finished craft.
* Ask the children if they have ever seen a real house cat or have one as a pet and discuss comments.
* What do they know about cats, write their comments in board.
* What sounds does a cat make. Activity > Alphabet Lesson Plan Printable Activities Letter C is for Cat or Letter K Kitten

Activity >Crafts >
Select a Cat or Kitten Craft
Review printing and assembly options that best meet your needs. Before assembly conduct some of the learning activities suggested.

Activity
> Online Story time >

Decide what book, story time online or educational video/TV program can be introduced to generate enthusiasm for the topic of cats. Once your theme is selected prepare for discussion and dialogue.

Suggestions:
  1. Fable > Print, read and watch video: Belling the Cat
  2. Fairy tale > Puss in Boots activities
Activity > Online Jigsaw Puzzles >
Skills:
Problem solving, letter recognition

Enjoy these online puzzles. These are great for a break and the whole family can enjoy them by adjusting the amount of pieces from 6 to 247 - click on the shape button.
Alphabet >
Letter C Cat and Clown
Bilingual:
English and Spanish > Cat | Kitten and yarn

Additional printable materials related to cats & kittens:
Cat coloring pages >
Use for display, bulletin board,or a homemade coloring book. The images are large and can even be used to make awards or take home activities.
cat crafts
illustrations only
Select a Cat or Kitten Craft

letter c cat printable activities
Letter C Cat printable activities

letter k kitten printable activities
Letter K Kitten

cat and kitten coloring pages
Cats & kittens coloring pages

Nursery Rhyme Video > The Three Little Kittens

This traditional nursery rhyme for a mittens' winter theme appropriate for toddlers and preschoolers.
Mitten pair patterns to decorate: 1-large, 2-medium, 4-small