Lil’man was 23 months. This week we are on a “stay-cation” from Tot School. I’m hosting Thanksgiving at my house this year and I needed the time to focus on getting prepared for it. However, I did want to share some of the things that we did last year, as well as some great […]
Alright…is anyone else a little overwhelmed with holidays approaching? Maybe it’s just me. I mean, on top of planning for Thanksgiving, I have the boy’s birthday, which we are doing early while relatives are in town. Seriously, who’s idea was that!! Oh, ME! Ok. Breathe. First things, first. Thanksgiving. Me being my planner self, who […]
Today we are putting up our Thanksgiving Tot Book! There are several different activities you can do with you kiddo in the Tot Book. They are: Pilgrim Counting Cards Thanksgiving Memory Game Turkey Name Spelling Thanksgiving Feast Size Sort Turkey Belly Shapes Pilgrim Puzzle You can download our Thanksgiving Tot Book here! Enjoy!
Last year I got a little crafty with some construction paper and a marker. The result was the “Gobble Gobble Game”. Now, when we played this game I didn’t even have a blog! I posted about this game in a note on Facebook. The pictures aren’t the greatest, but you will get the idea! *************************************************** […]
This activity was a favorite of my sons. My youngest still likes to pull it out from time to time throughout the year. This activity does required some prep on your part, but you will have it for years to come. (Originally posted: November 2009 on A Mommy Talks) Here is another fun activity […]
With Thanksgiving right around the corner, we thought you might enjoy some more fun holiday activities. Plus, in our house we need to take a break from our normal Tot School schedule, so I can start prepping for Thanksgiving. To start us off, I pulled a shape craft from my archives that we did last […]
Lil’man is 35 months. This week we learned all about Pilgrims, Indians and Thanksgiving. Below are just some of the things we did. You can see other activities from this unit by visiting Amber at The Belly of The Whale. Language Arts: For our language arts we created a H for Helping. We were […]
Here are some pictures of this unit in action! We hope they help you as you plan your week ahead!
This unit has been expanded. So, make sure and get all the printables here. Here is what we’ve been doing this week. Let us know what you think. We hope by providing these materials to you free of charge, it will make your life easier! Lesson Plan: The lesson plan includes all the lessons for […]
For some extra fun this week you can give one of these ideas a try! They would make great activities for fun, or for with the whole family! You can make these super cute “Pilgrims” with a print out and an old TP roll and “Indians” also! We’re making Pilgrim hats as part of […]