Let There Be Light
Weekly Newsletter: Let There Be Light
August 5 – 9, 2019
Here are samples of activities that your child may be participating in this week.
Monday – Seashells & Starfish
How you can participate: Make-up fun sounding “tongue twisters” with your child. Here is one to get you started: Sunshine House is sharing seashells and starfish for summer!
Book – Kate’s Castle
Action – Seashell Box
Art – Paper plate shell
Language Arts – Toss the Pearl
Music – Down by the Bay
Tuesday – Sunshine Beach Boardwalk
How you can participate: Come join us for some beach boardwalk fun! Look for a sign up on the parent desk. Also, have your child bring in a beach towel or beach ball to share.
Book – Monster Beach
Action – What do we take to the beach?
Art – Paint a Surf board
Science – Salt water taffy taste test
Music – Willoughby, Wallaby, Woo
Wednesday – Made in the Shade
How you can participate: Have your child bring in sunglasses or a visor to wear.
Book – One White Wishing Song
Act – Parachute Shade
Art – Sun Visors
Science – Shade vs. Sunlight Experiment
Music – The World is a Rainbow
Thursday – Opposites: Sink/Float
How you can participate: Experiment with items that float or sink in the bathtub or pool. If your child finds something that floats, what can they do to make it sink?
Book – Ladybug girl at the Beach
Memory Game – Magic Blanket
Art – Boat
Science – Sink and Float Experiment
Music – Ocean Friends
Friday – Bubbles/ Family Breakfast & PJ Day!
How you can participate: Play bubbles with your child! Take turns blowing them out while the other gets to pop them! Observe the colors of the bubbles. ** Join us for our Family Breakfast this morning and Pajamas are encouraged!
Book – Light- shadows, mirrors, and rainbows
Large Motor Skills – Bubble Play
Art – Paint with bubbles
Science/Engineering – Bubble Blowers
Music – Bubbles