Skills: Y, review 1-20, grow and shrink
Make an apple tree craft.
|Paint a pot to plant a seed in later this week.||Read books on seeds, look for the letter Y. More Y activities here.||Go to a local nursery and pick out seeds to plant at home. Count out 20 seeds.|
Create a garden sensory bin. Use water beads and watch them GROW and SHRINK.
Skills: Z, 1-20, float and sink
Make a flower craft. Count out 20 buttons.
|Paint flowers using soda bottles.||Read books on spring, look for the letter Z. More Z activities here.||Go to the Botanical Gardens. Take pictures of the flowers to make a book of colors.|
Find ABCs in this spring sensory bin. Fill a bucket with water and watch your toys FLOAT or SINK.
|ST PATRICKS DAY|
Skills: review letters and 1-20, girl and boy
Make a rainbow craft.
|Paint a shamrock picture.||Read books on St. Patrick's Day, look for a GIRL and BOY.||Make a St. Patrick's Day scavenger hunt around your house.|
Make a St. Patrick's Day sensory bin. Count out 20 objects.
Skills: review letters and 1-20, high and low
Make a teeth craft out of marshmallows.
|"Brush" a tooth using paint. Put paint HIGH and LOW on the picture.||Read books on teeth, look for the letter T. Count your teeth.||Explore your mouth with these teeth games online.||Put stickers on this tooth brushing chart.|
Skills: review letters and 1-20, in and out
Create a weather wheel.
|Paint a weather picture.||Read books on weather, look for the letter W. Check the weather outside. Talk about going IN and OUT.||Play outside today. Use this chart for ideas.||Go on a nature scavenger hunt.|
Skills: review letters and 1-20, melt and freeze
Make a caterpillar craft.
|Paint a paper plate ladybug.||Read books on insects, practice counting groups of bugs.||Go to the dollar store to buy plastic bugs. FREEZE them in an ice cube tray. Watch them MELT outside.|
Collect bugs in a bug finder. Use a magnifying glass and the internet to identify them!
Skills: review letters and 1-20, push and pull
Make a pet turtle craft. PUSH and PULL your turtle.
|Paint a pet rock.||Read books on cats and dogs. Pretend you are a family pet.||Go to the pet store. Find items for tomorrow's sensory bin.|
Skills: review letters and 1-20, sweet and sour
Make a texture craft.
|Paint with tea bags.||Read books on senses, name body parts.||Go on an outing to a fair, the zoo, a local favorite. Talk about how your senses are working while you're out.|
Make a food sensory bin. Include things that are SWEET and SOUR.
Skills: review letters and 1-20, wet and dry
Make a lightning bug craft.
|Paint a campfire.||Read books on camping, name the colors in your books.||Make plans to go camping this weekend!|
Watch the difference between lighting a fire with WET and DRY wood.