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Where Do Cows Live?



Materials:

photos or pictures of barns and farms
blocks in a variety of shapes and sizes
toy cows (optional)



Instructions:

1. Ask the children where they think cows live. Display photos or pictures of
barns and farms and have the children describe the buildings they see.
2. Encourage the children to use blocks to make barns and cow pens.
Teacher - to - Teacher Tip
* After the children have built their barns and cow pens, provide toy cows for
them to play with in their block structures.
s o n G
A Dairy Cow by Laura Wynkoop
(Tune: "Do You Know the Muffin Man?")
Oh, have you seen a dairy cow,
A dairy cow, a dairy cow?
Oh, have you seen a dairy cow
Inside a big red barn?
Oh, yes, I've seen a dairy cow,
A dairy cow, a dairy cow.
Oh, yes, I've seen a dairy cow
Inside a big red barn.
Assessment
Consider the following:
* Display photos of a farm, a jungle, and a city. Can the children identify where
cows live?
* Can the children use the blocks to create barns and fences?
Book: Learn Every Day About Animals
Center: Blocks
Topic: Animals
Content: Science
Area: Gross Motor
Age: 3 through 4 Years Old
Interaction: Small Group

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