Print off picture outlines of hedgehogs off of the internet. Take children outside to collect leaves to use on their hedgehog art project. Bring the leaves inside and let them dry for a day if they are wet. Allow children to color them, then glue on the leaves that they collected.
Developing a Lesson Plan: Leaves - 1 hour
Traditional Washington STARS Continuing Education Online
Washington STARS Credit: Curriculum Development [1 hour]
Washington Core Competency: Curriculum and Learning Environment [1 hour]
Oregon Core Body of Knowledge: Learning Environments & Curriculum [3 hours]
Child care professionals: This course is approved for Washington and Oregon only