Nursery Arts & Crafts

Transportation Day 5: Fire Trucks

Transportation Day 5: Fire Trucks

Fire Trucks Today was T’s favorite… fire trucks.  He just loves them so much.  We had a fun snack, crafts, literature, and songs. Read: What Does it do? Fire Truck by Josh Gregory Music:  Ten Little Firefighters Ten little firefighters sleeping in a row.  (Hold 10 fingers flat like their sleeping.) Ding, ding goes the bell.  (Put a fist up and pull down.) And down the pole they go.  (Hold one hand on top of the other like...

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Transportation Day 3: Airplanes

Transportation Day 3: Airplanes

Airplanes Today we got to play with airplanes.  We made a craft, had a snack, and did a science experiment. Read: My first Airplane Ride by Patricia Hubbell Music: I’m a Little Airplane written by Leanne Guenther tune of “I’m a Little Teapot” I’m a little airplane, way up high, (Hold hand up to forehead to shade eyes looking into the sky and point with other hand) With my great big silver wings, watch me...

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Tot-School Fall Fun

Tot-School Fall Fun

For Tot-School this month we had a Fall Fun theme.  We had fun with Candy Corn, Pumpkins, Leaves, Apples and more.  T loved this unit because he got to be outside a lot and explore the season of fall for the first time. Book List Let it Fall by Maryann Cocca-Leffler We Love Fall by Diane Muldrow Apples and Pumpkins by Anne Rockwell Fall Harvest Bringing in Food by Martha E. W. Rustad Duck & Goose Find a Pumpkin by Tad Hills Pumpkin...

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Tot-School Ponds

Tot-School Ponds

T had fun learning about the pond with lots of science projects, snacks, art projects, books, sorting, games, and make believe.  He learned about many types of pond animals which is fun for him because on our walking route we pass by the neighbors pond. Ponds Book List Life in a Pond by Allan Fowler Little Quack by Lauren Thompson Turtle Splash! By Cathryn Falwell Have You Seen My Duckling? By Nancy Tafuri Little White Duck by Joan Paley Jo...

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Colors Day 9: Brown

Colors Day 9: Brown

For day 9 of our Colors Unit Study we learned about the color brown.  T had a harder time with this color and so we took  couple of days.  We had fun with brown books, brown songs, brown crafts, brown food, brown games, and a brown lapbook. Brown Read:  Brown at the Zoo by Christianne C. Jones Do Your ABC’s Little Brown Bear by Jonathan London Song: THREE BROWN BEARS Tune: “Three Blind Mice” Three brown bears, three brown...

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Colors Day 8: Black

Colors Day 8: Black

Today is our black day.  We read black books, sang black songs, played black games, made black crafts, ate black food, and made a black lapbook.  We also made a black balloon to add to our color clown. T is starting to enjoy messy crafts that have to do with glue, ink, and paint. Black Read:  Batty Black by Christianne C. Jones The Little Black Truck by Libba Moore Gray Song: TWO LITTLE BLACK BIRDS Two little black birds, Sitting on a...

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Colors Day 6: Orange

Colors Day 6: Orange

We had a lot of fun on our orange day too.  We read orange books, sang orange songs, played orange games, created orange crafts, ate orange food, and made an orange lapbook.  Today was one of T’s favorite food days, ice cream! Orange Read: Autumn Orange by Christianne C. Jones The Big Orange Splot by Daniel Manus Pinkwater Song: ORANGE TREATS Orange treats, orange treats, yum, yum, yum. Which will I choose, oh what fun. Will it be a...

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Colors Day 5: Purple

Colors Day 5: Purple

Today is our purple day, which is the day that T learned what his mommies favorite color is.  Now whenever anyone mentions the color purple T says, “Mommy’s favorite color”!  We had fun with purple books, purple games, purple songs, purple crafts, purple food, and a purple lapbook. Purple Read: Purple Pride by Christianne C. Jones Harold and the Purple Crayon by Crockett Johnson Song: WE LOVE PURPLE (Tune: “Three Blind...

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Colors Day 4: Green

Colors Day 4: Green

Today is our green day of our Colors Unit Study.  We had fun today reading green books, sing green songs, creating green crafts, eating green food, and making a green lapbook.  T especially likes the painting, and today he got to paint with his green tractor! Green Read: Camping in Green by Christianne C. Jones Green by Laura Vaccaro Seeger Song:  THERE’S A COLOR WE ALL KNOW (Tune: “Old MacDonald Had a Farm”) There’s a color we all...

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Colors Day 3: Blue

Colors Day 3: Blue

Day 3 of our Colors Unit Study is our blue day.  Today we read some blue books, sang some blue songs, played some blue games, created some blue crafts, and made a blue lapbook. T especially enjoyed to blue food that we had today. Blue Read: Splish, Splash, and Blue by Christianne C. Jones Small Bunny’s Blue Blanket by Tatyana Feeney Song:WE LOVE BLUE (Tune: “Three Blind Mice”) We love blue. We love blue. Yes, we do. Yes, we do. We...

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