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is for Goat
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Two Goats | The
Fox and the Goat
Crafts > DLTK's printable
Fairy Tales > Online Story
time > Three Billy Goats Gruff
Holidays and Events
* Jan. or Feb.
> Chinese New
2nd > World Farm Animals Day
Online Jigsaw Puzzles
These are series of activities to present
Animals > Mammals > Wild | Farm > Goat
1. Online goat facts, images and many resources:
The goat is an animal with hooves, hollow horns, and rough hair.
Goats are mammals that are raised for their milk, wool, and
meat. They are closely related to sheep.
Learn about goats at:
* Domestic Goat > National Zoological Park > Kids' Farm >
Goats > fact
sheet | goats
at Kid's Farm | KidsFarm and Wikipedia.org
goat | Ibex
(wild mountain goat) > at Wikipedia.org
* Chinese New Year: The goat is one of the twelve animals
represented in the Chinese
zodiac. In the Japanese zodiac it is the sheep.
Online Story time > The Billy Goats Gruff
Read and share this classic Norwegian fairy tale. Here are
two online versions
Version #1: BBC CBeebies
This version is available to read online or to print and read
offline. Appropriate for
preschoolers. Please note the coloring book has Billy goat paper
cutout, and paper bridge to assemble with string to act out the story.
Version #2: Talking Tales at Calgarypubliclibray.org.
This audio only version has no text and requires a computer with speakers.
Geography > Identify and locate Norway in an atlas
map or globe. Discuss some basic facts about Norway.
3. Aesop Fables > Character Education >
Read, print and discuss an Aesop fable:
Fox and the Goat
2. The Two Goats
4. Online Jigsaw Puzzles >
Three Billy Goats Gruff
> Bilingual: English and Spanish
Skills: Problem solving, computer skills > using the mouse,
letter G recognition
Here are two online jigsaw puzzles the children will enjoy. The
first puzzle features the
troll and the three Billy goats at the bridge, a scene from the fairy
tale story. The second puzzle features a fun goat and links to
English and Spanish activities. The default puzzles are 6 pieces. Click
on the Change Cut button to change shape and number of pieces.
4. Alphabet activities: Letter
G Goat printable activities and lesson Plan
Introduce or reinforce letter recognition and early handwriting
5. Online Jigsaw Puzzle
Skills: Problem solving, bilingual English and Spanish
Here is an online puzzle the children will enjoy with a fun goat
image. The default puzzle is 6 pieces. Click on the change
cut button to change shape and number of pieces.
6. Craft activities: DLTK's printable Goat theme
crafts > assembled using a toilet paper tube
goat craft (Ibex)
7. Goats and Troll Coloring
Pages for Puppets and Display
Print a selection goat
coloring pages to represent the Billy goats and a troll
coloring page on sturdy card stock paper to make a puppets.
Color, cut out and attach a craft stick to the back. Take turns
retelling the fairy tale.
*something to color or paint with