4 items tagged "Messy"

  • Get Messy!

    January 19th, 2016

    The Books We Read:
    Jasper & Joop  by Olivier Dunrea
    Harry the Dirty Dog by Gene Zion
    The Pigeon Needs a Bath! by Mo Willems

    Songs & Activities:
    Five Pigs So Squeaky Clean
    Five pigs so squeaky clean.
    Cleanest you’ve ever seen.
    Wanted to go outside and play.
    Oink! Oink!
    One jumped into the mud.
    Landed with a big THUD.
    Then there were four clean squeaky pigs...
    Credit: Storytime Katie

    Sticky, Sticky Bubblegum
    Sticky, sticky, sticky bubblegum, bubblegum, bubblegum.
    Sticky, sticky, sticky bubblegum, sticking your hands to your head.
    Ready, unstick!
    Verses:
    Sticking your hands to your knees.
    Sticking your hand to your elbows.
    Sticking your back to someone else’s hand.
    Credit: Jbrary

    Craft—Slime:

     

    This was a great, easy, and really not TOO messy project. The kids had fun experimenting with the stretchiness and color of their slime.  It's a good introduction to some simple science, too!

  • Get Messy!

    April 10, 2018

     

    The Books We Read:
    I'm Dirty by Kate & Jim McMullan
    Tidy by Emily Gravett
    Stuck in the Mud by Jane Clarke

    Songs & Activities:
    We Clap and Say Hello
    We clap and say hello! We clap and say hello!
    With our friends at storytime, we clap and say hello!

    We [wiggle, jump, hop, stomp, dance, spin, whisper] and say hello...
    Credit: Adapted from Jbrary

    Egg Shaker Play
    If You're Happy and You Know It
    If you're happy and you know it, give a shake...
    If you're happy and you know it, give a tap...[tap shaker on different parts of body]
    If you're happy and you know it, give a clap...

    If you're happy and you know it, wave "hello"...
    Credit: Jbrary

    Shake Your Shaker
    To the tune of "London Bridges"
    Shake your shaker in the air, shake it here, shake it there.
    Shake your shaker in the air.  Shake your shaker.

    Additional verses:
    Shake your shaker..
    ...up and down, rub your shaker on the ground...
    ...high and low, shake it fast, shake it slow...
    ...near and far, drive your shaker in the car...
    ...fast and slow, shake it stop, shake it go...
    Credit: Jbrary

    Craft—Painting with Objects
    We had fun painting with a variety of objects, including LEGOs, pom-poms, feathers and more:


     

    As you'd expect, each artist had a unique creation in the end.  Here are two examples:

     

     

  • Get Messy! (2)

    March 3rd, 2015

    What We Read:

    Duck in the Truck  by Jez Alborough
    Harry the Dirty Dog by Gene Zion
    Olivia  by Ian Falconer

    Songs & Activities:
    Five Pigs So Squeaky Clean
    Five pigs so squeaky clean.
    Cleanest you’ve ever seen.
    Wanted to go outside and play.
    Oink! Oink!
    One jumped into the mud.
    Landed with a big THUD.
    Then there were four clean squeaky pigs...
    Credit: Storytime Katie

    Sticky, Sticky Bubblegum
    Sticky, sticky, sticky bubblegum, bubblegum, bubblegum.
    Sticky, sticky, sticky bubblegum, sticking your hands to your head.
    Ready, unstick!
    Verses:
    Sticking your hands to your knees.
    Sticking your hand to your elbows.
    Sticking your back to someone else’s hand.
    Credit: Jbrary

    Craft—Slime


  • Get Messy! (3)

    April 4, 2017

    What We Read:

    Harry the Dirty Dog by Gene Zion
    Edward Gets Messy by Rita Meade
    The Pigeon Needs a Bath! by Mo Willems

    Songs & Activities:
    Sticky, Sticky Bubblegum
    Sticky, sticky, sticky bubblegum, bubblegum, bubblegum.
    Sticky, sticky, sticky bubblegum, sticking your hands to your head.
    Ready, unstick!
    Verses:
    Sticking your hands to your knees.
    Sticking your hand to your elbows.
    Sticking your back to someone else’s hand.
    Credit: Jbrary

    Craft—Slime



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