Here is some August fun for you and your students. First come the facts. Next come the ideas.
Birthstone – Peridot
Birth Flower – Gladiolus or Poppy
Zodiac Sign – Leo
Dates of Zodiac Sign – July 23-August 23
Make as many words as you can out of the word “peridot.”
Teach your students how to draw or color gladiolas or poppies.
Look in the newspaper for the Horoscope section and read what it says for Leo on child birthday days.
Make a calendar for August and mark each day with a sun, cloud, or raindrops depending on the weather.
If any one in your class has an August birthday, plan something to give on that day like help or a donation.
Add facts and ideas of your own!