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Detailed Aistear scheme of work to cover the theme of Pet Animals/The Pet Shop.
Description of Play Areas:
-Play Area 1: Socio Dramatic Play – Role play in the ‘Pet Shop’. Links to English, Drama and SPHE
-Play Area 2: Creative Play – Making paper plate tortoises and cats. Links to Visual Arts, Geography, SPHE.
-Play Area 3: Sand Play – Making homes for animals. Finding words, matching animals to their homes. Links to English and Science.
-Play Area 4: Small World Play – Creating homes for the animals using lego, mobilio and magnisnaps. Links to English, Irish, Maths, Geography, SPHE.
-Play Area 5: Literacy Station – Creating missing pet posters. Playing game in pairs. Links to English, Science and Geography.
These plans include detailed integration between all curricular areas.
Also included is an editable Aistear groups timetable and printable coloured crayon labels to demonstrate which play station each group is at.
These plans were used during advanced teaching practice and were awarded a 1:1 grade!