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A year in the life of a bear

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Last updated 30 June 2013, created 15 November 2011, viewed 4,612

This document contains some beautiful photographs of bears at different times of the year. I've explained a little of how we used these pictures with our Reception classes - using them as a sorting activity to create a yearly 'life cycle' of a bear from hibernation in Winter, to emergen More…ce in Spring, then hunting season in the Summer ready for the preparation and search for a place to hibernate in the Autumn. The children really enjoyed this activity and went on to make life cycle wheels of their own with their own drawings on paper plates :-)

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from gsagnia, 30 June 2013
(report comment) 5 out of 5

Lovely, thanks. Great idea to sort too.

from Natasha B, 15 January 2013
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lovely photos of bears

from suedowd, 29 January 2012
(report comment) 4 out of 5

Lovely resource, compliments my bear hunt story sack! thank you

from mrst333, 22 January 2012
(report comment) 4 out of 5

Great resource to link in with your other resources on Bear Topic. Thanks so much

from okeeffemulligan, 07 January 2012
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