Sleeping in a cold, dark cave for weeks at a time can make anyone stiff and sore – even a bear! No worries, our students helped their bears loosen up all those stiff muscles with a little exercise.

Bears need exercise too! By Teach Preschool

To make sure the bears got a good work out, the children took their bears over to our gym mat. Along the wall were photos of bears in different stretching positions the children could try…

Bears need exercise too! By Teach Preschool

And on the mat were different games the bears could play (with the children of course)…

Bears need exercise too! By Teach Preschool

The bears got a great workout all throughout the morning on our bear exercise mat…

Bears need exercise too! By Teach Preschool

Our students got a pretty good workout themselves in the process of helping their bears get all warmed up…

Bears need exercise too! By Teach Preschool

And the photos were perfect for giving the children a variety of prompts for stretching techniques…

Bears need exercise too! By Teach Preschool

Now that the bears have had a good grooming, physical, and some exercise it is time to head on over to the portrait center to draw a photo with bear. And that is exactly what my next post will be all about so don’t miss it!

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Links to Grow On

Wake up Bear by Teach Preschool

Tucking our bears in for a long winter’s nap by Teach Preschool

A Healthy Bear is a Happy Bear by Teach Preschool

Time to Hibernate by Teach Preschool