I have written a lot about “invitation to create” projects from Mother Goose Time. I admit, I still have a difficult time with them sometimes because they are messy and I can’t control the outcome. Parents don’t always look excited to take home a bunch of things glued to paper that looks like a mess. … More Waterfall Creation VS Lei
This week, we learned about Treasure Maps. The first activity we did was sequencing a story. Mother Goose Time sent 4 story cards to go along with this daily theme. My student and I looked at the pictures and talked about what was happening in each picture. We talked about what the boy might be … More Find the Treasure!
After being asked every day if we could learn about sandcastles, we finally learned about sandcastles. Yay!! This was my student’s favorite lesson so far. She loves sandcastles. I think it’s because she has so many previous memories of making sandcastles. She even shared a few of those memories with me. One thing that I … More Sandcastles
This week, we learned about Shells. We started off the day by coloring in our ABC book from Mother Goose Time. I never thought I would be a big coloring fan, but my kids are learning important fine motor skills that will help them with writing later on. We are practicing holding our crayons correctly, … More Shells
This month’s theme from Mother Goose Time is “Alphabet Island”. We started off the day by examining the monthly theme poster. “What do you see?” I love these posters because they have most of the daily themes incorporated into the picture. This little one says she sees, “volcanoes, crabs, caves, sand, a boat, the sun,” … More Boats