OPENING SONG: Mister Sun
PRETENDING ACTIVITY:Playing in the Snow
I start out by asking, “Is it snowing outside today?” (It’s not.) “Well let’s pretend then!”
Let’s make some snow. (wiggle fingers like snow falling)
The snow covers the ground (crouch down and spread snow over the ground)
Brrr! It’s cold out here! (shiver)
What should we wear when it’s cold out? (hats)
You’re right! Where do we put our hat? (on our head)
Ok, everybody put on your hats (pretend to put on a hat)
What else do we wear? (continue with jacket, scarf, gloves, boots etc.)
Now that we have our boots on, let’s walk in the snow.
Can you stomp in the snow?
Can you jump in the snow?
Can you make a snow angel?
I think it’s time to go back inside.
Let’s take off our hats (continue with gloves, jackets, boots etc.)
Whew, I’m glad to be back inside where it’s warm!
Now let’s read a book! Continue reading