Friday, May 14, 2010

The Five Senses

May 10-14

  • Books- Toes, Ears and Nose
  • Music- Head Shoulders Knees and Toes, The Rainbow Song
  • Crafts-Gluing parts of a face, Painting sun catchers (sense of sight)m Play Doah (touch)
  • Science/Activities- Sweet, Sour, Bitter, Salty test (is this sweet or sour? is this bitter or sweet?). We used sweet tea, cocoa powder, lemons, and cheese itz. Smell Samples, Auditory Discrimination, and Bubble/Suds on the Kitchen Floor (touch).

Anatomy

May 3-7

  • Books- Dem Bones, Toes, Ears, and Nose, Tarryn Visits the Dentist
  • Music- Dry Bones, Head Shoulders Knees and Toes
  • Crafts- Coloring Bones worksheet (different color bones)
  • Activities- Brain model observation, looking at cartoon pictures of teeth with and without cavities.
  • Science-Hot and Cold-melting ice cubes in the microwave and in a cup of hot water.



Thursday, May 6, 2010

Plants, Flowers and Birthdays

April 19-23
(after a two week break)

  • Activities-Planting Basil in pots, Watering the gardens, Weeding the veggie garden, Birthday Party! Celebrating Life!
  • Science- Growing lima bean plants













Zachary's Birthday Party!


Adelyn celebrating with Zachary!

Easter/New Life

March 29-April 2

  • Stories- Palm Sunday, The Last Supper, The Resurrection, Bunny's First Easter, Spot's First Easter
  • Crafts- Making a palm leaf out of fake palms, Coloring pictures, Chicks in Egg Carton
  • Activities- Last Supper, Easter Egg Hunt, Easter Egg Dye, Egg Pocking, Easter Dinner, Easter Sunday Mass
Palm Sunday Leaf Gluing Craft
 

New Life Crafts

Holy Thursday, Feet Washing


Our Last Supper Table


Activities


Easter Egg Hunt



Egg Dying and pocking- rubber cement eggs



  1. Paint eggs with rubber cement
  2. Dye eggs regularly
  3. Pull off rubber cement

Our Pretty Eggs





Zachary's Prize Egg


After Mass at home


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Circular Stories-Mouse Cookie Series

Mid March- April 2

Taught by Gramsie!

  • Books- If You Give a Mouse a Cookie, If You Give a Moose a Muffin, If You Take a Mouse to the Movies-
  • Crafts- Coloring Story Pictures
  • Baking- Cookies with Blue Frosting
  • Activities- Playing with new Baby Sister