2 items tagged "Transportation"

  • Construction

    January 26th, 2016

    The Books We Read:
    Digger, Dozer, Dumper  by Hope Vestergaard
    Go!Go!Go! Stop! by Charise Harper
    What Can a Crane Pick Up? by Rebecca Dotlich

    Songs & Activities:
    Walking Song
    Walking, walking, walking, walking;
    Hop! Hop! Hop! Hop! Hop! Hop!
    Running, running, running! Running, running, running!
    Now we STOP!

    Also:
    Tiptoe, tiptoe...
    Marching, marching...

    Credit: Jbrary

    Craft—Bulldozer Shapes Collage:

     

    The kids experimented with all the materials we put out...tissue and construction paper, scissors, glue, and cotton balls. No two dozers were alike by the end!

  • Things That Go!

    February 3, 2015

    The Books We Read:
    Planes Fly by George Lyon
    Truck Stop  by Ann Rockwell
    A Train Goes Clickety Clack  by Jonathan London

    Songs & Activities:
    Airplane Up, Airplane Down
    The airplane has great big wings (hold arms out)
    and its propeller really sings (make circular motion and propeller sounds)
    The plane goes up (stretch arms up)
    The plane goes down (put arms down)
    The plan goes flying all around (fly around room)

    Wheels on the Bus

    Hurry, Hurry, Drive the Firetruck
    Hurry, hurry, drive the firetruck (3x)
    Ding, ding, ding, ding, ding

    Verses:
    Hurry, hurry, turn the corner (3x)...
    Hury, hurry, climb the ladder (3x)...
    Hurry, hurry, spray the water (3x)...
    Slowly, slowly back to the station (3x)

    Craft—Shapes Train:

     

    This was a great project! The kids picked out different colors for their train parts and experimented with how basic shapes can be combined to create something recognizable.


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