Back to Themes:

Books:
Bear Snores On by Karma Wilson
Bear Wants More by Karma Wilson
Thank You Bear by Greg Foley
Orange Pear Apple Bear by Emily Gravet
Going on a Bear Hunt
Take a Little Walk Bear (action story to tell)
Old Bear by Kevin Henkes
I Want My Hat Back by Klasson
Never Ask a Bear by Bonnett-Rampersaud
Hugless Douglas by Melling
Old Bear and His Cub by Dunrea
Bear Flies High by Rosen
More Bears! by Nesbitt
Baby Bear Sees Blue by Ashely Wolff
Songs & Fingerplays:
Teddy Bear (or Grizzly Bear)
Teddy Bear, teddy bear
Turn around
Teddy Bear, teddy bear
Touch the ground
Teddy Bear, teddy bear
Reach up high
Teddy Bear, teddy bear
Wink one eye
Teddy Bear, teddy bear
Slap your knees
Teddy Bear, teddy bear
Sit down please!
(also done as “Grizzly Bear”)

Crafts:

  • Bear picture -- draw in seasons (tie in w/ Bear Wants More)
  • Bear bag puppet