Sunday, February 28, 2010

Astronomy

February 22-26

  • Crafts- Coloring earth, pasting on black construction paper for outer space, and glitter dots for stars
  • Music- Hey Diddle Diddle, I Don't Want to Live on the Moon
  • Activities- Slideshow of the Solar System, Looking for the Moon in the Sky
  • Science- Watching the Nasa Space Shuttle take off (Youtube)

Saturday, February 20, 2010

Valentine's Day

February 8-12 (And Sunday the 14th!)

  • Books- I Love You Mommy, I Love You Daddy
  • Crafts- Making a Valentine for Daddy our of colored foam, felt and a picture, coloring valentine's for the Mom's Day Out class.
  • Music- I Love You (Barney)
  • Baking- Heart shaped sugar cookies
  • Science- Blowing bubbles with a straw
  • Field Trips- IHOP to celebrate our family's love

Making Daddy's valentine and coloring valentines for friends at school.

We tried to learn about how we always love each other but Valentine's Day was a special day we celebrated to show our love for our family and friends. We love just like the Lord's loves us.



Monday, February 8, 2010

Wise Stories

February 1-5

  • The Little Engine that Could, Three Little Pigs, Peter Rabbit
  • Crafts- Coloring Page- Little Engine, Putting together paper train, gluing sequins on brick house of third pig coloring page.
  • Baking- Blackberry Pie (Peter Rabbit)
  • Science- Elephant toothpaste (just for fun)


Three Little Pigs

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Elephant Toothpaste

Musical Instruments

January 25-29

Books- Musical Instruments: A First Discovery Book by Scholastic

Crafts- Coffee can drum, shaker out of play doah can

  • Click here for instructions on the coffee can drum. Very easy!


Music- All kinds! Music Together CD- Playing in the Kitchen and Biddy Biddy song.

Activities- Instrument exploration with instruments, Instrument Exploration with kitchen items.

Science- Filling glasses with different amounts of water to hear the change in pitch.

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Exploring Sounds!




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Daddy Plays a Song!


Playing My Guitar while watching TV