February 4, 2020

 

The Books We Read:
From Head to Toe by Eric Carle
The Mixed-Up Chameleon by Eric Carle
The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle

Songs & Activities:
Hi Hello
Hi, hello and how are you? How are you? How are you?
Hi, hello and how are you? How are you today?

Come along and clap with me, clap with me, clap with me.
Come along and clap with me, clap with me at storytime.
[Repeat with different actions.]

Credit: Adapted from multiple sources

Flannel Board: Five Ripe Berries
Five ripe berries sitting in a bowl.
The blueberry fell out and it started to roll [make rolling motion with hands].
It hit the table [slap your knee] and bumped my toe [tap your toe].
Now how many berries are in the bowl?
[Repeat with remaining berries.]

Credit: Sunflowerstorytime.com

Craft—Hungry Caterpillar Balloon Print Collages:

Kids dipped inflated balloons into paint to create the caterpillar's body. Some added fruit for our hungry friend!