Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Fizz, Boom, Move!: 7/8/14 and 7/9/14

Book read: 
Hop, Hop, Jump by Lauren Thompson

Other book suggestions: 
From Head to Toe by Eric Carle
Off We Go! by Beverley Abramson

Walking, Walking (sung to the tune of "Frere Jacques", from NIEHS)
Walking, walking, walking, walking,
Hop, hop, hop! Hop, hop, hop!
Running, running, running, running,
running, running,
Now we stop! Now we stop!
(You can substitute other actions for walking and running, such as swaying, swimming or tapping.)

Freeze, Dance, Melt

Freeze by Greg and Steve

Movement Game: If two words I say rhyme, clap. If they don't rhyme, jump. (I saved this idea when I saw it on Twitter recently but have lost the attribution. If you know who to attribute it to please let me know)

Action cube

Literacy tip of the week: 
Enjoying active songs is a great way to keep your child engaged in the rhythm of language.

For more information about the centers done after this storytime please see here.

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