Create a bird investigation table by gathering items related to birds for your child to study. The idea of an investigation table is for your children, to catch their interest and spark some wondering. Nurture Store
Make a human sized bird nest using recycled materials with your kids the next time you have a couple of hours free. It will give those little busy fingers something to do and it will encourage some good old fashioned pretend play. Mother Natured
Birds start to build nests in spring and your urban feathered friends might appreciate a little help finding good nesting material. Your child can help create a backyard bird nesting ball and watch to see what materials your birds love! What Do We Do All Day?
Learn all about birds and their nests with this bird nest match up with free printable. You can use it as a work tray activity or as a game after learning about the various nest types. Every Star is Different
You can create your own bird nests at home with supplies you collect during your next nature walk. Then you can use the nature walk nest building recording sheet to fill in your discoveries. A Dab of Glue Will Do
Do the birds in your neighborhood have the perfect nest? Learn all about how birds create their own perfect nest by exploring nests in your neighborhood. MeganZeni
BIRD BOOKS FOR PRESCHOOLERS
Fill your book basket with a great collection of bird books for preschool. Most of these books can be found at your local library or used bookstore.
If you have a hard time finding them, you can order them through my Amazon affiliate links by clicking the images below.
Hello, World! Birds– This book teaches toddlers and preschoolers all about our feathered friends—with colors, shapes, sizes, and super-simple facts.
National Geographic Kids: Birds – In this engaging board book, young readers will meet birds of all colors, shapes, and sizes. Look and Learn books introduce the subject on one spread and then show it in real-life context on the next, using simple, age-appropriate language paired with colorful photos.
The perfect addition to our Spring time Learning Table, these Counting Eggs add a pop of color as well as a little something to find, count, sort, and explore imaginative thinking with.
These beautiful made wooden Birds Memory Game for children to learn about the world around them and make connections with the things they see in their daily life. And chances are, they’ve seen a bird flying overhead! A bird theme is also great as it encourages you to step outside and right into nature.
Tara is a Southern girl at heart and mother of 3. As a longtime homeschool momma, she is passionate about equipping and encouraging mommas in their efforts to educate their littlest learners at home. Tara loves to crochet and read in her downtime. She is also a self-proclaimed planner addict and shutterbug! You'll want to check out Tara's other blog, Teaching with Children's Books!