Mothers & Babies

Weekly Newsletter Mothers & Babies/Teacher Appreciation Week
May 8 – 12, 2017

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

Monday – Pet Babies

How you can participate: Name different animals and have your child tell you the name of their baby (bear/cub, dog/puppy).

Book – Cows in the Kitchen
Alphabet Farm Cards
Art – Puppy/Kitten Headbands
Game – Looking for Mother (match mommy to baby animals)
Music – Bringing Home a baby bumblebee

Tuesday – Farm Babies

How you can participate: See how many farm animals your child can name.

Book – Johnathan & his Mommy
Rhythm Sticks
Art – Sheep on a farm
Math/Science- Sort and Graph Farm Animals
Music – Old McDonald had a band

Wednesday – Boss Baby Color: Pastels

How you can participate: Play “boss baby” with your child: Wah-wah…I want milk now! Read me a story! Get my pillow! Your child will need to run around meeting your demands. Take turns being the baby.

Book – Boss Baby
Action – Parachute with Pastel colors
Art – Finger Paint with baby food
Science & Graphing – Baby Food Taste Test
Music – Little Baby

Thursday – Mother’s Day Tea

How you can participate: Moms (and other important females) please come and celebrate with us at our Mother’s Day Tea, 3-5:30pm.

Book – My Farm Friends
Action – Rock a bye Baby game
Art – Tea Cups
Gross Motor – Baby Relay Race
Music – The Turning Song

Friday – Baby Safety

How you can participate: Get a doll and container or water and show your child how to safely wash a baby.

Book – If you give a pig a party
Action – Magic Blanket with baby items
Art – Marble Paint a baby bottle
Sensory – Baby Care Exploration
Music – Hush Little Baby