November 13th, 2018
The Books We Read:Porcupine's Pie by Laura RenauldThis is the Turkey by Abby LevineThe Ugly Pumpkin by Dave HorowitzSongs & Activities:We Clap and Say HelloWe clap and say "hello!"We clap and say "hello!"With our friends at storytime,We clap and say "hello!"
We [fill in action--stomp, spin, jump, hop] and say "hello!"...Credit: Jbrary
Snowflake DanceSnowflakes, snowflakes all around; in the air and on the ground.Some are big and some are small. Roll them into a snowball.When the sun comes out to play, all the snowflakes melt away.
Craft—Turkey HatsWe used water colors to decorate our turkey's tail feathers, then cut out and attached turkeys to headbands:
November 15th, 2016
The Books WeRead:The Ugly Pumpkin by Dave HorowitzIn November by Cynthia RylantSongs & Activities:
I Know an Old Lady who Swallowed a Pie by Alison JacksonWe sang this story, and each child added an item to the flannel board as we went along!
The More We Get TogetherSung with sign language for key wordsThe more we get together, together, together.The more we get together, the happier we'll be.'Cause your friends are my friends and my friends are your friends.The more we get together, the happier we'll be.Credit: Traditional
Craft—Watercolor and Paper TurkeysThe kids painted coffee filters to create bright tailfeathers for their turkeys: