Weekly Theme (Start Monday, continue with the theme all week)
This week's theme is AIRPLANES. Airplane Coloring Pages
The vocabulary word is contrail - the trail of condensation left behind the path of a jet airplane.
Books to read aloud that support the theme:
by Byron Barton
The Little Red Plane by Ken Wilson-Max
The Little Airplane by Lois Lenski
I Love Planes! by Philemon Sturges
I Fly by Anne F. Rockwell
Flying by Donald Crews
Airport by Byron Barton
Poems that support the theme:
a Little Airplane" by Elizabeth McKinnon
"Flying Fast, Flying Slow" by Jean Warren
"Flying High" by Diane Thom
all the above poems from 1001 Rhymes & Fingerplays from Totline.
Songs that support the theme:
Look at Me, I Can Fly
The Airplane Song
(both from Barney)
Gross Motor Skills Activity: (Monday)
~Take a trip to your
local airport and watch the planes.
~Put on music, stretch out your arms for wings, and 'fly' around the room.
Fine Motor Skills Activity: (Friday)
~Color in an outline of an airplane with a grey crayon. Then taking small squares of construction paper, glue windows onto your airplane.
~Make a paper airplane.
This week you will teach the color grey.
The letter this week is the letter Z.
The number this week is the number 100.
The nursery rhyme this week is Old King Cole. Recite often!
King Cole was a merry old soul,
And a merry old soul was he;
He called for his pipe,
And he called for his bowl,
And he called for his fiddlers three!
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