Thursday, September 10, 2009

Preschool Corner Letter M

Mmmm!  Oh the wonderful adventures of letter M.

This week we marshmallow painted. (which is an idea I got from Ramblings of a Crazy Woman)

We did a science experiment with magnets.  We tested several difference objects to see what is magnetic and what isn't.

The magnet activity turned into a creative magnet sculpture.

Using a Martha Stewart puppet kit we put together a monkey puppet.

Something new for us was using a magnet board to tell a story (like using a flannel board except we don't have a flannel board).
We told the story of Five Little Monkey Swinging From a Tree.  (great for teaching rhythm and subtraction :)).

Our last M Project was our adorable little martian named Blooey.

Books this week were:
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Susana said...

A very fun and productive week. Can't say enough about Blooey. I love the magnetic storyboard too. Did you make the pieces or buy them? They are so cute and fun!

Jackie said...

Great "M" ideas! The marshmallow painting is cool.

whisperingwhispers said...

Great ideas! I love the picture of your son playing with his Monkey puppet!

Erin said...

I love all of these ideas!! Looks like he had lots of fun too!!

Orange Juice said...

FUN STUFF! And I saw a cute little monkey in a high chair too!

Raising a Happy Child said...

Great week! I really like your Martian, he is a very creative Flat Stanley.

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