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Are hermit crabs crabs? Do they have their own shells? Read Eric Carle's A House for Hermit Crab and join the hermit crab in his quest to decorate his home with various sea creatures. Discover more about hermit crabs and shells with our activities!

Books (For add-on):

1. A House For Hermit Crab     By Eric Carle     (Paperback)

2. 小寄居蟹的第一课     作者:保冬妮     (Paperback)


Activities:

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1. Seashell Collage
Paint your own seashells. Then make a seashell collage on a canvas with your seashells with paint and glitter for the extra sparkle.  

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2. Shell for Hermit Crab
Make a special shell for your hermit crab with paint, glitter and stickers. 

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3. Seashell Maths
Learn how to spell numbers. Practise tracing the words on the Seashell Number Boards. 
Challenge yourself to simple substraction using the Seashell Subtraction Board to help you. 

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4. Seashell Sorting
Have fun observing the different types of seashells with a magnifying glass. Then sort them by types, texture, colour and size. Learn about different types of shells with the Shell Fun Facts sheet. 

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5. Disappearing Shells
Have fun observing the different types of seashells with a magnifying glass. Then sort them by types, texture, colour and size. Learn about different types of shells with the Shell Fun Facts sheet. 

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6. Hermit Crab Up-close
Learn about the parts of a hermit crab and some fun and interesting facts about them.

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7. Understanding the Story of A House for Hermit Crab
Part I: Place the story sequencing cards onto the hermit crab according to how the story unfolds. 

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Part II: Sequence each event in the story according to the month of the year. 

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8. Growing Hermit Crab
Have fun with this growing hermit crab! A little hermit crab is hiding in its shell. Watch it grow out of its shell when you immerse it in water! Take it out and it will shrink. 

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9. Hermit Crab's Habitat 
Create a habitat for your hermit crab with sand, sea animals and shells.  

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10. The Seashell Quest
A 2-player game, race each other to collect all 5 types of seashells. But be careful, if you meet the octopus, it will steal one of your precious seashells. The player who collects all 5 types of seashells first, wins. 

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