Sunday, September 9, 2012

Tot School: Camping

Tot School 
The Bug is 27 months old

This past week our theme was camping.  We were still working on the color green, a diamond shape, the letter A and counting 1 to 10.  Our Bible concept was God Created All Things.

We read Owl Babies by Martin Waddell and then The Bug did a sort for day and night animals.  This was his first sort of this kind, and he really enjoyed it!  I printed the sorting page from here.


We did several items from the forest tot book at 2 Teaching Mommies.  The Bug colored several forest scenes in specific colors,


did an animal matching game,


matched heads and tails of animals together,


and dot stamped a letter T for Tent.  He really likes these, and is very careful to make sure each circle gets colored.


We read Duck Tents by Lynne Berry and then we had a pretend campout using his sister's tent and our forest animal puppets.  Finally, he used glue and Qtips to make a picture.  This doesn't relate at all to camping, but they were supplies his sister had out when he woke up from a nap one day.


I had planned to make smores, but couldn't find any gluten-free ones for The Bug to eat.

3 comments:

  1. This looks like a very fun theme! I noticed you have a lefty :)

    He is so adorable! I know it's not the same, but you can dip marshmellows in melted chocolate kind of like having S'MORES.

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  2. Thank you for your nice comment! He is my only lefty, so we are learning how to do things the left-handed way together. I will try the marshmallows in chocolate, he would probably love that. Thanks for the idea!

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  3. how fun! We started our year with a camping theme and the kids *loved* it.

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