Book Club Week 11: Goodnight Moon

Goodnight Moon

Book Club Week 11:  Goodnight Moon

By Hallie Bulkin


Theme of the Month


Book of the Week

Goodnight Moon
by Margaret Wise Brown

Color of the Week


Label 5 new white things a day! Don’t forget about the White Moon
(and clouds…and snow in some parts of the country right now!)

Song/Nursery Rhyme of the Week

Recite the following rhyme to your child.

Man on the Moon, up so high,
What do you see, flying by.
I see rockets flying by.
I see rockets in the sky.

Then repeat the first two lines and let your child pretend to be the Man in the Moon.
Choose something else that they see.

Letter of the Week

M for Moon
“Every letter makes a sound, M says mmm!”

Snack of the Week

Mini Moons

Make them out of Apple Slices and/or cheese!
Easy to cut and you can eat them together or separate.

Art Project of the Week

Make stars

Cut out stars from white (or yellow) paper.
Make sure they are big enough to fit the pictures you are going to put on them!
Cut out the attached pictures and paste them on cut out stars.

Get those pictures HERE!

Use these pictures for a variety of language rich activities.
For example, naming the objects in the picture, matching objects in your home to the pictures (go on a scavenger hunt), retelling the story with the pictures or using the pictures to create a new story. You can even work on matching the rhyming words using the pictures (moon-balloon, hush-mush-brush, mittens-kittens, etc). The sky is the limit!

Field Trip of the Week

If you live near a Planetarium, pay a visit this week!

If not, create your own sky watch and look for stars and the moon each night this week before bed.

You can count the stars and talk about how many there are while there is just ONE moon!

App of the Week

Goodnight Moon
 (if you want it on the iPad instead or in addition to print version)

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Have fun with the Moon theme this week! Next week we begin our Winter theme!

With Love,


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