Guest Author - Alissa Moy
Start preparing your homeschool themes now for a fun year ahead! Here are some wonderful themed ideas for your early elementary homeschooler:
Amazing Apple Theme- Apples come in colors from red to green- use this theme to learn about the types of apples, what is inside an apple, and even count apples!
Suggested Letters- A, D and B
Suggested Numbers- 1,2,3
Suggested Shape- Circle
Suggested Colors- Red and Green
Fall is Fun Theme- Create a festive Fall theme for your classroom, and explore pumpkins, bats and crisp leaves!
Suggested Letters- H, N and J
Suggested Numbers- 4 and 5
Suggested Shape- Square
Suggested Colors- Orange and Black
Turkey and Traditions Theme- Count down to Thanksgiving and learn about not only the turkey, but also this important holiday filled with
traditions from long ago and today.
Suggested Letters- G, Z and T
Suggested Numbers- 6 and 7
Suggested Shape- Rectangle
Suggested Colors- Brown and Yellow
Happy Holidays Theme- Winter holidays are a wonderful time to celebrate the holiday traditions of Christmas, Hanukkah and Kwanzaa. Involve all of your students and their family traditions in your classroom education and celebration!
Suggested Letters- Q, M and L
Suggested Numbers- 8 and 9
Suggested Shape- Triangle
Suggested Colors- Gold, Silver and shades of Red and Green
Popular Penguins Theme- Explore the Penguin families, and enjoy learning about all things black and white. Be sure to explore plenty of penguin crafts and munch on Oreo's, too!
Suggested Letters- P, I and Y
Suggested Number-Double Digit 10
Suggested Shape- Oval
Suggested Colors- White and Black
Hearts and Hugs Theme- Explore all things love this month, and be sure to make cards for friends and family on Valentine’s Day!
Suggested Letters- V, X and C
Suggested Numbers- 11 and 12
Suggested Shape- Heart
Suggested Colors- Pink and Purple
Let's Go Fly a Kite Theme- The windy month of March is a lends itself naturally into learning about and making colorful kits!
Suggested Letters: U, K and S
Suggested Numbers- 13 and 14
Suggested Shape- Diamond
Suggested Colors- Grey and Eggshell or Off White
Everyone Loves the Earth Theme- Use Earth Day to learn all about our wonderful planet, as well as ways your class can help keep our home clean and safe.
Suggested Letters- F, E and R
Suggested Number 15, 15 and 17
Suggested Shape- Semi Circle
Suggested Colors-Tan and Teal
Summer Fun in the Sea Theme- Turn your classroom into a beach and learn all about the underwater creatures, as well as swimming safety!