Critical thinking is a skill we must intentionally develop in our children. Hula hoops can be used for sorting activities and to create Venn Diagrams to compare and contrast objects.
Summary: Animals activities using Hula Hoops for Venn Diagrams and Sorting are suggested.
Objective: To build students critical thinking skills.
Target Age: 3-5. This activity could be used with older children as well.
Time: Time will vary by activity
Materials: Two Hula Hoops.
Heather Collins - Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood), Postgraduate Degree in Education (Learning Support), Diploma Hospital Nursing and Unit Management, Registered Nurse and Mid-Wife. 20 years experience in developing education programs and resources for Early Childhood and Primary Teachers.
Toni Cuevas – Elementary School Teacher (10 years), Master’s Degree in Reading and Writing Instruction Florida, USAIrene Reardon - Bachelor of Science (Applied Psychology), and Certificate in TESOL, Certificate in the Teaching of Children with Dyslexia and Certificate in the Teaching of Synthetic Phonics. Fifteen years experience in developing education programs and resources for Early Childhood and Primary Teacher