Open Preschool Storytime
March 29, 2010
Attendance: 36 (grandparents, moms, nannies, dads and kiddos ranging 2 – 5 with a seven year old home because of spring break)
Miss Mouse Hides behind eggs (she was behind the bright pink egg)
Miss Mouse was spring cleaning. Her feather duster kept getting in the way and her friend the loud duckling was visiting.
fingerplay Clap. Clap your Lap.
book 1 A Boy and His Bunny by Sean Bryan
activity: A Duck with a wing (start flapping one wing while saying) A Duck, a duck, a duck with a wing. (both wings) A Duck a duck a duck with 2 wings. (add a foot) A Duck, a duck, a duck with a foot. (both feet) A Duck, a duck, a duck with with 2 feet. (swing that tail) A Duck, a duck, a duck with a tail. (make a beak with your fingers) A Duck, a duck, a duck with beak. Quack Quack Quack. (repeat)
Book The Odd Egg by Emily Gravett!
fingerplay Roll Roll Sugar Babies
Book: The Singing Chick by Victoria Stenmark It’s so much fun singing the song outloud… i think it makes the story less scary if the song continues to be funny.
Song Mack Chicken Dance by Greg and Steve. This is one fun chicken dance that includes the Itsy Bitsy Spider and Heads, Shoulders, Knees and Toes!
book 2 Chickens to the Rescue by Jon Himmelman. (We had so much last week I decided to do it again! It’s my new favorite. We practiced the line “chickens to the rescue” with one arm and finger pointing up! )
Story Cards: Owen’s Marshmallow Chick.�
My Hand Says thank you
handout: ellison die chick