Home | New Content

Printer friendly page

Tiger Theme Preschool Lesson Plan Printable Activities

Themes

Instructions and suggestions

Materials


Alphabet
> Letter T
T is for Tiger

Animals
> Endangered > MammalsTiger

Holidays and Events >
Jan. or Feb. > Chinese New Year
June > Zoo and Aquarium Month
Dec. 27th > Visit the Zoo Day

Online jigsaw puzzles

 

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 @ Wikipedia.org 

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.  Click on the change cut button to change shape and number of pieces.



Visit the Tiger theme for related printable activities and crafts.


Online jigsaw puzzle bilingual

Tigers coloring pages

To view updates to these activities visit: http://www.first-school.ws/activities/animals/wild/tiger.htm
© First-School.ws Preschool Activities and Crafts

 

Welcome to First-School.ws Preschool Activities and Crafts

October Activities

 
Home | | Links | Printing Tips | Privacy | Spanish Preschool | Site Map | Themes
About First-School.ws:  Deutsch | Italiano | Français | Español | Portugues | 한국 | 日本語 | 汉语
©2001-14 First-School.ws  All domain content and printable materials