Let There Be Light!

Weekly Newsletter August 7 – 11, 2017
Let There Be Light

Here is a sample of activities that your child may be participating in this week.

Monday – Seashells & Starfish

How you can participate: Make-up fun sounding “tongue twisters” with your child. Here is one to get you started: Sunshine House is sharing seashells and starfish for summer!

Book – Star of the Sea
Math – Seashell counting/sorting
Art – Paper plate shell
Language Arts – Beach Lotto
Music – Down by the Bay

Tuesday – Sunshine Beach Boardwalk

How you can participate: Come join us for some beach boardwalk fun! Look for a sign up on the parent desk. Also, have your child bring in a beach towel or beach ball to share.

Book – To the Beach
Act – Beanbag Toss into Beach Bucket
Art – Sand Pictures
Science – Rainbow Smells with Fruit
Music – Bubbles

Wednesday – Made in the Shade

How you can participate: Have your child bring in sunglasses or a visor to wear.

Book – Beach Day
Act – Bubble Body Parts
Art – Sun Visors
Science – Sand Writing
Music – Down by the Bay

Thursday – Opposites: Sink/Float

How you can participate: Experiment with items that float or sink in the bathtub or pool. If your child finds something that floats, what can they do to make it sink?

Book – Sand, Sea, and Me
Memory Game – Magic Blanket
Art – Crab Handprints
Science – Sink and Float
Music – Bean Bag Boogie

Friday – Rainbow & Bubbles/ Family Breakfast 

How you can participate: Play bubbles with your child! Take turns blowing them out while the other gets to pop them! Observe the colors of the bubbles. ** Join us for our Family Breakfast this morning and Pajamas are encouraged!

Book – Pop! A Book about Bubbles
Large Motor Skills – Bubble Play
Art – Coffee Filter Rainbow
Science – Light up a Rainbow
Music – The World is a Rainbow