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    Songs, Books, and Stories

    Special Activities


    We live with some members of our family in a house or an apartment.

    My House Book  by John Miller

    We will marble paint houses that we will use for our "Families" bedtime book.


    Families are unique.  We are members of our own family.  Members of a family are alike in some ways and different in others ways.

    The Family Book  by Todd Parr

     "Family "

    We will graph the different members of our family.  We will see who has the most members and who has the least.  We'll play with plastic people in shaving cream.


    Pets can be an important member of our family.

    Family Pets

    " How Much is that Doggie in the Window"

    We will play with toy animals and pets in some wood shavings.


    Families can include many or just a few members.  Our family might include a mom, dad, sister(s), brother(s), aunt, uncle, etc.

    Families  by Lisa Easterling

    "Everybody has Family "

    We will decorate the members of our family to put in our houses.


    Members of a family work, play, and learn together.  Family members help one another.

    Families Share  by Rozanne Lanczek Williams

    "Everybody Has a Family "

    We will work together as a school family to bake a batch of muffins.

    Changes to the Environment

    The dramatic play area will feature a nursery.  For art play we will do some marble painting. We will sort bears by color and size for small motor play and we will play with family counters in the rice table for sensory play.  We will use table blocks and family blocks for construction play and for large motor play we will dance with streamers.

    Special Notes

    We will hang our family trees on the wall for everyone to see, share, and enjoy.