Back to School
Closed Monday for Labor Day
Throughout the room this week you will find things like...........
Book Corner
*If you take a mouse to school
by Laura Numeroff
*If you give a mouse a cookie
by Laura Numeroff
*Matthews Dream
by Leo Lionni
*Mice Squeak,We Speak
by Tomie dePaola
*The mouse who cried cat
retold by Rozanne Lanczak Williams
*Mice are nice
by Rozanne Lanczak Williams
*School Bus
by Donald Crews
*Lunch boxes for the kids to pretend with
*Pretend Mice throughout the room
*Build a house for a mouse
*Purple Volcano's
*Counting chocolate chips on 'Cookies'
*Red, Yellow, and Blue at the easle
*Red, Yellow, and Blue noodles in the sensory tub with cups and mice..
*Blue Playdough...out always
*Light table has Clear trays with Corn starch on them. There are also 2 spray bottles...one yellow, one blue. It stays out and they practice squirting. good hand coordination skills, concepts of color mixing, and science....what happens when you add water to corn starch?
*White styrofoam egg carton with red, blue, and yellow color in some of the spaces. They mix the colors using eye droppers.
*Blue and Yellow paint with Q-tips
*Red and Blue paint with Q-tips
*Yellow and Red paint with Q-tips
*Making little Mice out of 1/2 circles. Provide ears, eyes, and tails.
*Tiny counting mice. Same as above but smaller. Have them count out 10. When they are finished Add a numeral to each mouse.
*Triangle shapes with collage material.
*Square shapes with collage material.
*Circle shapes with collage material.


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Circle Time Activities
Flannel board:
   10 Little Mice
     5 School buses
Songs:
   Wheels on the Bus
   10 Little Mice
   I'm a little pile of tin
   The ABC song
Feely Bin:
   A mouse
   A metal school bus
   Shape of a triangle
   Shape of a Square