ABC and 123: A Learning Collaborative: Thematic Teaching: Apples

Thursday, September 22, 2011

Thematic Teaching: Apples

Teaching Two has several great suggestions for using Apples as a prompt in writing and craft activities.

The Party Dress has some clever ideas for apple shaped goodies.
2 Teaching Mommies put together a roll and fill apple tree math idea as well as apple themed ABC flashcards.
Mrs. Lee's Kindergarten had quite an apple investigation adventure.  This post is full of great inquiry activities.

Frogs, Bees & Under the Seas has an Apple Fun unit available for purchase in her teaching store.

I Can Teach My Child is using apples to show simple graphing concepts for preschool age children.

The Decorated Cookie brings marshmallow new meaning after s'more season by making them in to adorable apples.

Toddler and Preschool Activities has submtited a lesson plan entitled, Apple Pickin' TimeIt is a toddler and preschool lesson that includes Bible Time, Theme, Letter Skills, Number Skills, Math, Shapes, Color, Art, Story Time, Music, Game Time, Snack, and suggested field trip ideas.  This lesson plan could be completed over the course of a week.

Mrs. Kilburns Kiddos has put together an apple themed math and literacy packet that is available for purchase through Teachers Paying Teachers.
Teacher Bits and Bobs has shared an Apple Picking Sentence Scramble game ideal for early elementary age children.

These apple lollipops from Meet the Dubiens look delicious.  By the way, be ready!  You are going to love everything on this site.

Blog She Wrote posted about their family fun with apple stamping.

Tara from Itty Bitty Bookworm guest posted an Apples Everywhere book and cooking activity.


  1. I love the worm coming out of the apple. We made the rice krispy apples too. They are so yummy.

  2. Thanks for the shout out for Blog, She Wrote!