Goodnight Moon

Goodnight Moon Day 3: Nursery Rhymes

Goodnight Moon Day 3: Nursery Rhymes

For our last day of our Goodnight Moon unit study we had fun with nursery rhymes.  We saw Hey, Diddle, Diddle in the picture on the wall of the bunny’s room, and a little mouse with two clocks that reminded us of Hickory, Dickory, Dock. Nursery Rhymes Read: Nursery Rhymes by Kate Toms Discuss: Most poems and rhymes have rhyming words at the end of each line… Hey diddle diddle Three little kittens Hickory dickory dock The cat and...

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Goodnight Moon Day 2: Telling Time

Goodnight Moon Day 2: Telling Time

Today we worked with clocks.  We practiced telling time, made a spinning clock craft, practiced some spelling, played a game, and practiced our phone number.  J has gotten pretty good at telling time by now, so this was a great review. Telling Time Read: Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown Discuss: Look at the moon and the time on the clock on each page in Goodnight Moon. The time changes 10 minutes each page and the moon rises a bit each...

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Goodnight Moon Day 1: The Moon

Goodnight Moon Day 1: The Moon

We focused on the moon for our first day of our Goodnight Moon unit study.  We learned about the moon’s phases and had fun with Oreo’s and a painting craft.  J enjoys learning about outer space and has asked to do a solar system unit study sometime. The Moon Read: On the Moon by Anna Milbourne Discuss: Watch this Neil Armstrong video. The Moon is a satellite of the Earth and orbits around it. The Moon is the only object in space...

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Goodnight Moon Unit Study

Goodnight Moon Unit Study

In this unit study we learned about things in the children’s book Goodnight Moon by Margret Wise Brown. We learned about the phases of the moon, practiced telling time, and rhymed with nursery rhymes. This unit study is geared for early elementary students with 3 days worth of lessons.  I did this unit with my 1st grader and recommend it for Kindergarten to 3rd grade. Goodnight Moon Unit Study Day 1: The Moon Day 2: Telling Time Day 3:...

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Tot-School Goodnight Moon

Tot-School Goodnight Moon

Goodnight Moon is T’s favorite book right now.  We had lots of fun with painting, food, puzzles, books, crafts, and games.  I love it when we have a unit study that both boys can participate in.  They both had too much fun with this one. Goodnight Moon Book List Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown My World by Margaret Wise Brown Goodnight Moon 123 by Margaret Wise Brown Goodnight Moon ABC by Margaret Wise Brown Twinkle, Twinkle,...

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