Legend Of The Poinsettia Thematic Unit
This is a 13 page thematic unit of learning activities for the children 3-5 years old, based on the story The Legend of the Poinsettia by Tomie dePaola. This PDF contains the story summary, art, science, math, language arts, dramatic play, and cooking activities, plus the shape book template, key word cards (both modern typeface and block typeface) and supply checklist.
Purchase the book or check it out from your library. Read the book first and then introduce the related activities in this downloadable PDF.
The poinsettia is called the flower of the Holy Night and at Christmas time it blooms throughout the Mexican countryside. This is the tale of how the poinsettia came to be.