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Activity 1: Literacy: Read > Go Fly a Kite an online story (or the book version) ages 3+
A fantasy day story with grandpa flying a kite.
Here are topics and themes to discuss after reading the online story:
Climate and Weather Conditions:
Ask what helps the kite fly? Wind.
Could the kite fly without wind?
Shapes & Colors
Discuss the shape of the kite?
The diamond shape - the diamond shape is the perfect shape for a kite, it helps it fly.
What other shape can you see inside the kite? 4 triangles.
What color is the kite?
Activity 2: Kite Safety, history of kites, multicultural celebrations: Visit this Kite theme lesson plan to learn about kite flying safety, view real images of kites around the world, and assemble an easy homemade kite that flies!
Activity 3: Alphabet Activities > K is for Kite Activities (Ages 3 - 6)
Choose activity #4 or #5 or conduct each one on separate days to reinforce Letter K practice.
Activity 4: Decorating
a Kite: All ages (Reinforce Letter K)
Print Kite coloring page on white or light blue paper (for a blue sky