Sample Lesson Resources -
Numbers and the Letter "C"
Play "The Ants Go Marching" music with lyrics at http://www.niehs.nih.gov/kids/lyrics/antsgo.htm - the students can sing and march along (see more music for children at http://www.niehs.nih.gov/kids/musicchild.htm). This would be a fun activity for the end of the day.
Option: Off the computer: Print out and give students a Letter C to write and color from http://www.beginningreading.com/Alphabet_lCc.gif (it's inside a cat that they can color, too) or the simpler letter C at http://www.preschoolcoloringbook.com/color/cpletter.shtml
Have students think about words they know that begin with 'c' and add more pictures that show those words. If they know how to write the words, ask students to label their pictures, too.Cake focus:
or add some number work with the connect the dot activity at http://www.EnchantedLearning.com/cgi-bin/Dots.cgi/ClownReview the alphabet with the ABC song. Music and lyrics are at http://www.niehs.nih.gov/kids/lyrics/alphabet.htm - easy to sing along!
Find more great off-computer ideas for the letter "c" at http://www.alphabet-soup.net/alpha/alphabite3.html - song lyrics included (this is where the link above came from).
Find cat activities for offline work at at http://www.EnchantedLearning.com/themes/cat.shtml - rhymes about cats, cats to print and color, crafts about cats (cat mask template to color, etc.)
For car coloring online, take a look at http://www.colorpalooza.com/home.html. It has both online and printable coloring. There aren't a lot of choices, but no ads, either.
Try the free software, Letter Sounds, that you can download at http://www.yourchildlearns.com/lettersounds.htm
For older or more advanced students, create your own interactive
or easy reading with questions using Hot Potatoes, a free download at http://web.uvic.ca/hrd/halfbaked/.