About the Bundles:
Written by a professional children’s yoga teacher, the “Kids Yoga & Books” Units contain a huge selection (30+) of themed yoga poses and creative movements geared towards Preschoolers-3rd Graders. With a wide variety of poses for animals, nature, actions, and more, you will have endless options for fun movement to tie into your themed Lesson Plans, or create your own fun yoga stories! Additionally, each bundle includes 3 detailed Class Plans for yoga which can pair with featured children’s books. (*Must have an actual copy of the book for the full tie-in. See the listing of specific books under each unit).
Contents for the Full Units:
-Kids Yoga Class Teaching Template
-Warm-Up & Cool Down Stretches
-30+ Yoga Poses and Creative Movements with REAL photographs and instructions
-Detailed Lesson Plans for 3 Featured Children’s Books
-Recommendations for Props, Songs and Extension Activities
-FULL PAGE POSTERS OF EACH POSE to use on a smartboard/Electronic Device or to print for Classroom Stations.
-Relaxation and Breathing Exercises geared towards young kids
-Variety of Movements (Seated, Standing, Energizing, Calming, Solo, or options for partner/group poses as well).
*File contains a zip folder with 2 PDF’s, one with the lesson plans and the second with the full-page posters of each yoga pose.
Kids Yoga & Books, Series 1: The Farm!
This huge bundle (71 pages!) includes kid-friendly creative movements and yoga poses to pair with your favorite farm book, create your own yoga story, or add movement to a farm-themed lesson plan. Additionally, I have included Class Plans for kids yoga to pair with 3 featured books: (*Must have a copy of the actual books for the full tie-in):
1. “Big Red Barn” by Margaret Wise Brown
2. “Little Blue Truck” by Alice Schurtle and illustrated by Jill McElmurry
3. “The Very Busy” Spider by Eric Carle
Kids Yoga & Books, Series 2: The Ocean and Sea!
A huge Ocean/Beach/Sea-Themed Unit (93 pages!) filled with ocean and sea animals from all habitats and common beach scenery (Boats, Scuba Divers, Shipwrecks, Sufers, and more!). Use it with your favorite lesson plans for added movement, or create your own yoga stories. Unit also includes 3 detailed class plans for the following featured books (Must have a copy of the actual books for the full-tie in):
1. “Ten Friendly Fish” by Debbie Tarbett
2. “There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Shell” by Lucille Colandro
3. “Commotion in the Ocean” by Giles Andreae
Kids Yoga & Books, Series 3: The Zoo!
This huge packet (102 pages!) includes kid-friendly creative movements and yoga poses to pair with your favorite zoo animal book, create your own yoga story, or add movement to a zoo-themed lesson plan. Unit also includes 3 detailed class plans for the following featured books (Must have a copy of the actual books for the full-tie in):
- “The Mixed Up Chameleon” by Eric Carle
- “Good Night Gorilla” by Peggy Rathmann
- “Dear Zoo” by Rod Campbell
Stay tuned for more Kids Yoga & Books Series coming soon!