ABC and 123: A Learning Collaborative: Penguins

Friday, January 22, 2010


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Anne from Teaching Two share her lesson tips for teaching within a penguin theme.

Make your penguins an iceberg igloo with this penguin inspired project from Teaching Tiny Tots

Thanks to Chelsea at Fantastic Find for sharing this cute pet penguin craft that she put together with her 3 year. It's made with cups, foam, pipe cleaner and pom-poms.

Amanda from Fun Handprint Art sumbitted this adorable Footprint Penguin Family.The post also includes a thumbrint penguins and a January poem. It teaches creativity and fosters imagination.

Always Something to Learn is having all sorts of arctic fun and has shared it with us here: penguin masks, penguin art, a large motor waddling activity, poems, and more!

Dresses and Messes put together a fun penguin counting activity.

Miller Moments incorporated handprints into a penguin art project and fed goldfish to the penguins during a math activity.

Set up your own Antarctic biome with inspiration from Picklebums.


  1. So cute, we just made a cute paper plate penguin, I need to pay better attention to the things you are looking for!!

  2. Great ideas!!! I'm always amazed by all the creativity out there! Thanx for the ideas! (and for the linky love)

  3. Thanks for featuring our art project! :) My son loves penguins and can't wait to try some of the other activities with him!

  4. Thanks for including our cup penguin! Your site is so fantastic for rounding-up preschool ideas!

  5. So many great penguin stuff to use when we study them.
    Did you know I have not been able to find any Joy Cowley books here to speak of? They're all checked out from the library and the bookstore I'd have to special order them.

  6. I love these adorable crafts, thanks for sharing.