I am excited about heading to the theater with Thomas and his class today to watch Disneynature Bears! Number one – I love being with my kids, number 2 Alaska (where the movie is set) is gorgeous, and number 3 it is BEARS! What’s not to love? Be sure to check out my 15 Disney Crafts and Activities for Kids for more fun ideas!
To celebrate this momentous occasion (it is the first time he has asked me to go on a field trip with him, he usually asks his grandmother), I have some free printables for you!
With over 20 pages, this free DisneyNature BEARS activity book will keep your kids learning about bears for several weeks. What an awesome Unit Study!
Are there many different species of bears?
Bears are fascinating creatures that are sure to capture our attention whenever they come up in conversation. But there is much more to them than meets the eye, as they come in many different shapes and sizes depending on the species and their geographical location.
In total, there are eight species of bears found across the world, including well-known types such as the American black bear, polar bear, and grizzly bear.
Each type of bear has its own niche in terms of habitats or food sources, meaning all ensure a role in sustaining delicate global ecosystems in some form or another.
However, dedication to conservation practices must remain constant to keep these incredible animals around.
Why are bears so fascinating to learn about?
Bears are some of the most mysterious and stunning creatures in the animal kingdom. They have a powerful presence and an unpredictable but gentle nature.
Bears possess great strength, speed, and intelligence that can make them intimidating adversaries yet also wonderful companions.
Learning about these animals provides insight into how they evolved to survive in different natural habitats, from lush forests to freezing tundras.
The social dynamics of bears are also awe-inspiring, with their complex family structures and matriarchal leadership.
With every discovery about bears, we come closer to understanding their complexity and beauty, making them fascinating species worth exploring further.
Why are learning printables great for educating children?
Learning printables are a valuable tool in helping educate children of all ages. They can be used as reinforcement for material learned in the classroom and as a foundation for introducing new topics.
Printables allow for lessons to be tailored to individual needs since variations of difficulty and subject matter are available.
With their low cost and ease of use, parents and teachers alike can provide a variety of creative learning activities while remaining cost-effective.
Furthermore, studying with printables is interactive and fun, keeping children’s interest so they can gain skills and knowledge.
Learning printables are an accessible and beneficial resource that parents and educators should consider utilizing to help educate children in the classroom or at home.
About Disneynature Bears:
In an epic story of breathtaking scale, Disneynature’s new True Life Adventure “Bears” showcases a year in the life of a bear family as two impressionable young cubs are taught life’s most important lessons. Set against a majestic Alaskan backdrop teeming with life, their journey begins as winter comes to an end and the bears emerge from hibernation to face the bitter cold.
The world outside is exciting—but risky—as the cubs’ playful descent down the mountain carries with it a looming threat of avalanches. As the season changes from spring to summer, the brown bears must work hard to find food—ultimately feasting at a plentiful salmon run—while staying safe from rival male bears and predators, including an ever-present wolf. “Bears” captures the fast-moving action and suspense of life in one of the planet’s last great wildernesses—Alaska!
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More DisneyNature Movies:
Disneynature movies are a great way to bring nature into your homeschool education in a way that is easy for kids to understand and sympathize with. Have you missing anything?
- Crimson Wing – The Mystery of the Flamingo
- African Cats
- Chimpanzee – I have free printables to go along with this movie! An educator’s guide and a family activity pack
- Wings of Life
- Disneynature: Bears (preorder!)
Tuesday 13th of May 2014
Love this Bears Unit!!! I am going to use it on a camping trip thins summer
Debbie @ http://kidsbibledebjackson.blogspot.com/
Saturday 10th of May 2014
These are awesome worksheets! Thanks for sharing! Pinned it!
Cassie @ 3Dinosaurs.com
Friday 9th of May 2014
I love the Disney Nature movies! We have them all!