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Tiger Theme Preschool Lesson Plan Printable Activities

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Tiger Theme Preschool Lesson Plan Printable Activities

Age group: Preschool to early elementary

Activities > Science & Social Studies > Learning about Tigers > Endangered

1. Science and social studies objectives:

  • Understand that people need to respect animal and plant life, natural resources and habitats.
  • Identify ways people help protect these living things so that they are not endangered or become extinct.
  • Define and understand the terms:
    - extinct: to die out, there aren't any left alive.
    - endangered species: when an animal or plant species is in danger of becoming extinct.
  • Identifying an endangered animal: the tiger.
  • Identifying at least one endangered animal in your geographical area, country or region. Learn a few facts about this animal.
  • Ask the children if they have ever seen a real tiger and discuss comments.
  • What do they know about tigers.
  • Do they have a favorite story or book / TV tiger character.

2. Discuss some simple facts about tigers.

  • The tiger is a large, very strong mammal with short reddish-orange fur and black stripes.
  • Tigers are carnivores.
  • They live in several parts of Asia but are endangered in all their habitats.
  • Tigers are the largest of the big cats and are closely related to lions, leopards, and other cats that roar.
  • The tiger is one of the twelve animals represented in the Chinese zodiac.
    Online resource: Tiger @

Activity > Alphabet Printable Activities > Letter T is for Tiger

Activity > Online Jigsaw Puzzle
> Tiger > Skills: Problem solving, bilingual English and Spanish
Here is an online puzzle the children will enjoy with a fun tiger image. The default puzzle is 6 pieces and adjustable.

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tiger online jigsaw puzzle
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