Teaching Heart's Cowbow Wild West Unit Theme Page!
I had so much fun doing a unit for Pre-K students all about the Wild West! Here are many free printables, craft ideas, and more for your Cowboy Themed lessons.
Cowboys love to
Here are some of my favorite books for a Pre-K or Kindergarten unit on Cowboys. Below are links to my top four must have books for this unit!!! Your Preschool and Kindergarten kids will love these books!
Click the links to learn more and order on Amazon!
How about some FREE activities to match another favorite book of mine???
Are You a Horse Literature Extensions from Teaching Heart!
Pocket ChartMatch Beginning sounds of animals in the story.
Cut and PasteMatch Beginning Sounds of Animals in the Book. (great to do as an independent activity after completing the pocket chart as a class)
Little BookA little book about the story for students to color and share with an adult at home.
And here are other Cowboy Books and Resources!
Free Cowboy Lasso Tens Resource!
Lasso Up 10s can be used as a math center.
To set-up: Print, cut, and laminate the cards on page 3. Use page 4 to create your own numbers you wish to have your students use. Place cards and the center sheet (page 2) in a math tub.
To Use: Student draws a card from the tub and writes the number drawn in the middle of one of the lassos on page 2. Above the number she will write 10 less and below it she will write 10 more. Repeat till all 10 lassos have been filled in. Center sheet can then be turned in to be checked by the teacher. Also included an extra practice sheet.
Teaching Heart's Cowbow Wild West Preschool and Kindergarten Packet!
Up Those 10Three 10 Frames Extra Practice Sheets.
Poke Top It Math Game2 player game. Players
find greatest number. (17 pages)
3. Puzzle Beginning Sound CenterMake this a take it to your seat center. Students match the beginning sound to a picture to form a puzzle. (9 pages)
Cow Poke and His HorseCounting Center (2pages)
5. Wanted PosterPlace picture of student in for a Bulletin Board Display. (1page)
Roll Say Keep Letter sound game
7. Simple Math and Reading Activity Sheets Cowboy ThemedLetter sounds and counting (10 pages)
Themed Roll and GraphUse a blank dice and images
provided. Includes graphing sheet. (2pages)
9. Cowboy Shape Match Center Shape Matching Activity (2 pages)
3 Cowboy Play-Dough Mats Laminate and add
play-dough for hours of fun. (3 pages)
11. Cowboy Roll and Cover2 different versions. Page 1 is to be used with one dice. Page 2 is to be used by adding 2 dice together.
Cowboy Race to Your Horses Dice GameFun board game.
Supply dice and markers and you have a fun game for your
Roll a Cow Boy SceneDice Game where students roll
the dice to create a cowby picture.
Cowboy Western Puzzle Counting GameGreat game to
teach your students during this theme. All
materials and directions included.
Page Puppet Craft TemplateCreate a paper bag cowboy
with this template.
Lasso up 1sMath center for practice of 1 less
and 1 more.
Boot craft template / Cowboy Hat Craft TemplateUse
these patterns to create a paper boot craft to display
and a cowboy hat the kids can wear home.
18. Cowboy and Cowgirl PosterUse for decoration.
All Files Copyright C. Gallagher www.teachingheart.netTeaching Heart 2013
zipped - all files are PDF. Click here for a preview
12.99 for 18 seperate files!!! Over 50 pages of resources. Can I get a Yee-haw?
Wild West Songs and Poems
Cowboy Sensory Table Fun!
Wil West Sensory Tub Search. Supply a tub filled with rice or sand. Add cowboy things for your students to search for. My tub asks the students to place all the cowboys in the basket. Also each students has three cups to fill with things found in the tub. The third picture shows that the student should hunt for gold, boots, and stones. Make sure you use your grabbers!
Cowboy Sticker Scene Craft!
Oriental Trading has a sticker scene set if you search for cowboy sticker scene. I added a background. Pre-K loves to add all the stickers to make a scene.
the desert, in the hot sun,
have a template you can download below for the cactus.
The hat and bandana template came from Making
Heres a great book to read to your class with a cactus theme! Cactus Hotel!!!
Cowboy Happy Poem and Printables to make the Pocket Chart below.
For the printables in this post Click Here to Download Cowboy Cactus and Cowboy Happy!
EVEN MORE COWBOY FUN!
Below are sites you have to check out while doing a Cowboy Unit or Theme!
My Cowboy Pins Will Keep You BusyClick Here!
I used so many of the FREE printables found at Making Learning FunClick here to check it out!
Also my pre-k kids loved this little song sung by a cute bug! Check it out! Super cute!
Homeschool Creations Shares an Awesome Free PacketClick here to check that out!
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