Monster School – Letter Pp

Letter Pp

Books We Read

The Night Before Hanukkah by Natasha Wing

The Hanukkah Mice by Steven Kroll

Dinosaur on Hanukkah by Diane Levin Rauschwerger

Room for a Little One by Martin Waddell

Bear Stays Up for Christmas by Karma Wilson

Little Blue Truck’s Christmas by Alice Schertle

Pirate’s Night Before Christmas by Philip Yates

God Gave Us Christmas by Lisa Tawn Bergren

Prep & Landing/Prep & Landing: Naughty vs. Nice

 

Artwork

Pp - Gallery Wall Numbered sm

1 – Hand print Peacock

Pp - Handprint Peacock

 

2 – Hand print Menorah(because, ‘Tis the Season!)

Pp - Handprint Mennorah

 

3 – Pp Purple

Pp - Purple Mixed Media

We are making an alphabet book, with inspiration from HERE.

 

4 – P Parrot

Pp - P Parrot

I got the idea for these HERE.

 

5 – Panda Coloring Page

Pp - Panda Coloring Page

Found through a Google search HERE.

6 – Dot Marker Pp

Pp - Pp Dot Markers

I made a set of these for the entire alphabet in Word with “WordArt.” The font is Century Gothic.

 

7 – P is For Penguin Coloring Page

Pp - P is for Penguin Coloring Page

Found through a Google search HERE.

 

8 – Free Painting

Pp - Free Painting

 

Activities

Dreidel

I found a simple dreidel set at Target with plastic gelt (instead of chocolate) and knew it would be perfect. This was educational on several levels: (1) Counting gelt; (2) recognizing that the symbols on the sides were letters (in Hebrew) and meant different things; and (3) the fine motor skill building with working to spin a top correctly.

Dreidel 01 sm

Dreidel 02 sm

 

 

Christmas Play dough

I got the recipe for this play dough HERE. It is seriously the BEST play dough that I have ever used.

Pp - Christmas Playdough 01 sm

 

We used a floral foam cone as the Christmas tree form and several small acrylic decorations to make the tree “perfect!”

Pp - Christmas Playdough 02 sm

 

I just love the intensity of her concentration.

Painting

Free painting at her easel has been a favorite recently. She usually begs to paint at least once per week.

Pp - Free Painting 02 sm

Pp - Free Painting

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