Finger Plays/ Action Rhymes are a great way for your child to explore and develop and interest in the world. You can do these individually or use a lesson plan.
Aquatic: Little Fish
Forest: The Busy Squirrel
Insects: A Summer Ride
Plants / Seasons
Plants / Seasons: Spring Flowers
Plants: My Garden
Storms / Wind: Twisting, Turning
It’s time to plant with “Plant: My Garden.” Follow up with “Plants: Growth” and then “Plants/ Seasons: Spring Flowers” and then “Plants: Trees” and finally “Plants/ Seasons.”
For a field trip, take your child on any hike, and stop to enjoy the smells, shapes, colors, and more!
Introduce “Storm/ Wind: Twisting, Turning.”
For a field trip, take your child to the Golden Gate Bridge to really feel the winds.
Introduce “Forest: the Busy Squirrel,” and follow up with “Insects: a Summer Ride,” and “Insects: Caterpillar.”
For a field trip, take your child on a hike to look at squirrels, insects, and birds.
Introduce “Aquatic Little Fish.”
For a field trip, take your child to the Fitzgerald Marine Reserve to look at and touch marine life.