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  • Cindy's Plans


    Summer Fun

     

     

    Concepts

    Songs, Books, and Stories

    Special Activities

    Monday

    Many fresh fruits and vegetables grow in the summer.

    Jam Berry

    The Big hungry Bear

    “In My Garden”

    We will be tasting a variety of berries today and

    making sunflower pictures.

    Tuesday

    Summertime is a great time for going to fairs, festivals, and picnics.

    Teddy Bear’s Picnic

    We will make a picture of a cool summer drink!

    We will have fun using KoolAid playdough.

    Wednesday

    Pool noodles are usually used in a swimming pool.

    “On Top of Spaghetti”

    We will use pool noodles today for a variety of activities! Marble races, pool noodle boats, pool noodle slices for building, and filling up!

    Thursday

    Summertime is a great time to spend time with others playing games and eating cool treats!

    The children will pick the stories today.

    We love to eat popsicles.  Today we will cut out and decorate giant popsicles and play a popsicle matching game.

    We will have miniature duck races!

    Friday

    Ice cream can be bought at a store or homemade.

    Ice Cream Bear

    “I Scream You Scream”

    We will make ice cream in a bag and use ice cream shaving cream.

    Changes to the Environment

    This week we will have a Farmer’s Market and an Ice Cream Shop set up for dramatic play. For sensory play we will be using different kinds of playdough and shaving cream. We will have free choice of the toys in our group area for art play and small motor play. For large motor play we will enjoy the playground.