B – Bears & Goldilocks

Week of September 19-23, 2016– B-Bears

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

Monday – Letter B

How you can participate: Have your child bring a stuffed bear.

Books –Bear Snores On!
Action – Bears in a Cave chant
Phonics – B-Bear Jingle “B says b,b,b,b,b,b,bear….I have a coat made of hair”
Art – Polar Bear Cups
Obstacle Course – Bear Walk – outside
Music – Bean Bag Boogie

Tuesday – Large, Medium and Small Day

How you can participate: Have your child bring in 3 similar items that are different sizes: small, medium and large to share.

Books – Every Autumn Comes the Bear
Action – Magic Blanket with Bears
Art- Small, Medium, and Large Collage
Math/Science – Charting and Sorting items that are small, medium and large
Music – Teddy Bear’s Picnic

Wednesday- Brown Bear, Brown Bear

How you can participate: Wherever you are, play “I Spy”…something that starts with the sound of “B” with your child.

Music – Teddy Bear Hugs
Books – Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See
Action – The Bear Went Over the Mountain
Phonics – B-Bear Jingle “B says b,b,b,b,b,b,bear….I have a coat made of hair”
Art – Puffy Paint Bear
Science – Bear’s Honey Butter

Thursday – Goldilocks

How you can participate: Retell the story of Goldilocks and the 3 Bears to your child, from memory.

Books – Goldilocks and the Three Bears
Action – “B” Cards
Fine Motor Skills- Tactile B
Dramatic Presentation – 3 Bears
Art – Paper Plate Goldilocks
Music – Rainbow of Colors

Friday – Teddy Bear Share & Luncheon

How you can participate: It’s a bring a teddy bear to school day (or other stuffed animal, if you don’t have a bear). Your child will be so excited if you find something to add to our Teddy Bear Luncheon today!

Books – The Teddy Bear Picnic
Phonics – B-Bear Jingle “B says b,b,b,b,b,b,bear….I have a coat made of hair”
Action – Chalk Talk – Amanda the Panda
Art – Baby Bear’s Bowl
Math/Sorting – Sets of 3
Music – Teddy Bear Hug