Making peach toast
- Toast a piece of bread in toaster/under broiler
- Spread toast with butter - young children can use plastic knife for spreading
- Add thinly sliced peaches on top of toast - ripe peaches can be sliced with a plastic knife
- Sprinkle with cinnamon sugar
- Place under broiler until warm and Enjoy!
* Adult Supervision required while using kitchen appliances
Chat about peaches - feel the peach and notice the velvet like skin, notice the color of the inside flesh which is usually white or yellow, discover how many seeds in a peach (1) and the oval shape of the seed, teach that it is a fruit and that it grows on a tree, etc.
- toasted bread
- cinnamon sugar
- broiler oven/oven
Curriculum Plan Resources
- Shape - Rectangle
- Color - Orange
- Number - 1-4 Review
- Alphabet - O, U
- Senses - Sight
- Character Trait - Responsibility
- Target Words - Under, Up, Down, Tall
Yiddish- If each person sweeps in front of his own door the whole street is clean
Did You Know?
"The brain builds itself in response to the child’s experiences. Brain circuits that the child uses in daily life are strengthened. Those that the child doesn’t use fade away. "
National Research Council From Neurons to Neighborhoods, 2000
Books to Read
"AlphaBugs: A Pop Up Alphabet Book"
by David Carter (Activity 1)
"Deep In The Swamp"
by Donna Bateman (Activity 22)
"Head to Toe"
by E. Carle (Activity 10)
"When The Saints Go Marching In"
by Pete Fountain, Album: Do You Know What It Means to Miss New Orleans? (Jazz) (Activity 2)
"Go, Flush, Wash, Dry"
by Martin Kerr, Album: Favourite Songs from the Family Learning House (Children) (Activity 24)
"The Noble Duke of York"
by Susan McRae, Album: Barney’s Song Book - 16 Favourites for Kids (Children) (Activity 15)
Monthly Materials List
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Fingerplay / Poems / Songs
Sing/Say The Alphabet
(Activity 26 Month 5)
ABCDEFG HIJKLMNOP QRSTUV WXYZ
Now I’ve said my ABC’s, Next time won't you sing with me.