Fathers Day Fun/ Finding Insects
F is for... Feelings & Fathers
1. Use these finger puppets with the story and introduction of "F" to teach about feelings.
Let's Go fishing
2. Fish for things that begin with an "Ff".
Cut out "F" and "f" and laminate
cut out the fish and laminate
(attach a flat sticky magnet to the back of the fish and to the hook)
Fish and name the "f" pictures.
3. Teach the number five by counting with the number fan of numbers. Let a tot choose the number f-f- 5.
Cut out the to number strips. Paper punch a hole at the bottom of each number strip. Place the number strips in order and then press a fastener or brad through to bind them all in order. Fan it out.
4.Teach the tots about fire safety.
What is the color of a fire engine? (red)
5. Draw 4 lines to make a square.
Father's Day Story
Snack: gold fish (count five)
Music: "1-2-3-4-5 Now I Caught a Fish Alive", "Five Little Speckled Frogs"
Do this mini 4 page "f" book. (cut into 4 and staple)
Take Home Project:
Empty a water bottle. Place a plastic bug inside. Let the tot's decorate with stickers. Find some bugs.
Go on a field trip to a fire station.
Summary: "F" is for fathers, fire, feelings, flowers, frogs, faces and fishing, the number is four and five, (4 lines make a square), red is for fire trucks
concepts: feelings, finding things, forming a square and field trips