By Hallie Bulkin
Welcome to the fifth week of the Little Sprout Book Club! I am SO excited that Book Club is switching gears as we head into Fall! There are so many things we could focus on in the Fall and one of my favorite topics for preschoolers is the FARM! This month we are focused on the Farm and Halloween. In order to receive the Book Club posts before anyone else, be sure to sign up here: Book Club Sign Up.
Theme of the Month
Book of the Week
Duck & Goose Find A Pumpkin
by Tad Hills
Hint: Focus on Fall vocabulary this week
(farm, pumpkin, harvest, Fall, leaf, apple tree,
tree stump, pumpkin patch).
Color of the Week
Label 5 new orange things a day!
(Don’t forget all the pumpkins!)
Song/Nursery Rhyme of the Week
5 Little Pumpkins
Five little pumpkins sitting on a gate.
The first one said, “oh my it’s getting late.”
The second one said, “there are witches in the air.”
The third one said, “but we don’t care!”
The fourth one said, “let’s run and run and run.”
The fifth one said, “I’m ready for some fun!”
OOOhh OOOhh went the wind
And out went the lights
And the five little pumpkins rolled out of sight.
Letter of the Week
P for PUMPKIN
“Every letter makes a sound, P says Puh!”
Snack of the Week
Pumpkin Pancakes or Pumpkin Seeds!
Art Project of the Week
Color 5 little pumpkins story and work on telling the story
(and retelling the story for older kids)
Field Trip of the Week
Take a trip to the local Pumpkin Patch!!
App of the Week
We are here to serve YOU! Hop on over to our Facebook page and share your favorite toddler apps with us!
Have fun with the Pumpkin theme this week! Next up is Halloween!