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Star

S is for stars, stickers and a song "Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star"

Instructions Printer-Friendly

  • Make a large letter S on violet paper with a pencil or marker
  • Give child star shaped stickers
  • Follow the outline of the letter S with the star stickers placed along the S shape
  • Listen to song “Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star” by Ella Jenkins

Materials

  • Song "Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star" by Ella Jenkins from album Early Early Childhood Songs
  • violet construction paper (or white paper colored w/ violet crayon)
  • star shaped stickers, self stick stars  (or create your own with paper & scissors)
  • marker

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Curriculum Plan Resources

Skills Focus

  • Shape - Star
  • Color - Violet
  • Number - Review
  • Alphabet Letters - S, V
  • Senses - Touch
  • Character Trait - Respect
  • Target Words - Hot, Soft, Above, Below

Monthly Proverb

Scottish-He that is wise can make a friend of a foe

Did You Know?

"The foundations of social competence that are developed in the first five years are linked to emotional well-being and affect a child’s later ability to functionally adapt in school and to form successful relationships throughout life." National Scientific Council on the Developing Child

Books to Read

"The Monster At The End of This Book"
by Jon Stone (Activity 13)

"Beach Ball"
by Peter Sis (Activity 7)

"Mouse Paint"
by Ellen Stoll Walsch (Activity 8)

Music Playlist

"A - You’re Adorable"
by Perry Como Album The Very Best of Perry Como (Pop)(Activity 4)

"Hello, My Name is Joe"
by Ellen and Peter Allard Album Sing It! Say It! Sway It! Vol. 2 (Children) (Activity 1)

"Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star"
by Ella Jenkins Album Early Early Childhood Songs (Children) (Activity 3)

Monthly Materials List

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Fingerplay / Poems / Songs

Nursery Rhyme

(Activity 26 Month 7)

Star light, Star bright

Star light, Star bright

I wish I may, I wish I might

Have the wish I wish tonight