Tasting the difference between sweet and sour
- Have a tasting day of Sour and Sweet
- Taste three sour foods (lemon, dill pickle, lime, etc.) and taste three sweet foods ( sugar cookies, banana, sweet cherries, etc.)
- Try adding something sweet and sour to each meal
- For example:
Sweet -try maple syrup on oatmeal or pancakes
Sour - try drinking grapefruit juice
Sweet - try chocolate milk
Sour - try dill pickles
Sweet - try green or red grapes
Sour - try slices of lemon or limes; cranberries
- three sour foods (lemon, dill pickle, lime, etc.)
- three sweet foods (sweet cherries, sugar cookie, banana, etc.)
Curriculum Plan Resources
- Shape - Review
- Color - White
- Number - Eight, 8
- Alphabet Letters - W, N
- Senses - Taste
- Character Trait - Self-Control
- Target Words - Good-night, Sweet, Sour, Next
Dutch - A handful of patience is worth more than a bushel of brains
Did You Know?
" Approximately two-thirds of parents surveyed would like information about ways to support children’s early reading and school readiness skills, ways to help children’s social-emotional development and how to use positive discipline." Washington Early Learning System
Books to Read
"Black and White Rabbit’s ABC"
by Alan Baker (Activity 9)
by Margaret Wise Brown (Activity 14) (audio book available)
"Cars and Trucks and Things that Go"
by Richard Scarry (Activity 26)
by Sharon, Lois & Bram Album: Sing A to Z (Activity 1)
12 Variations on “Ah, vous dirai-je, Maman” K.265 (Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star) Mozart"
by George Szell; Cleveland Orchestra Album: Mozart: Piano Concertos K. 467 & 537; Variations K.265 (Activity 20)
"10 Crunchy Carrots"
by Charlotte Diamond Album: 10 Carrot Diamond (Activity 6)
Monthly Materials List
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Fingerplay / Poems / Songs
(Activity 23 Month 10)
I wake up in the morning early
And always the very first thing
I poke up my head and I sit up in bed
And I sing and I sing, and I sing.
(This poem was memorized and recited each morning in our family. Use this poem or find your own for your wake-up routine.)