Letter T: Toad/ Turtles

Weekly Newsletter T- Toad /Turtles
April 3-7, 2023

Here are samples of activities that your child may be participating in this week.  Click the Image to the right for a link to our *T* ASL video.preschool boy making the letter t out of blocks toad

Monday – Letter: “T”

How you can participate: Try forming the letter T with items around the house. 

Book – Hop Jump (Amazon)
Action – Magic Blanket with Frogs/toads
Art – Handprint Toad
Engineering – Jumping Frogs
Music – Body Rock

Hop Jump Read Aloud

Frog Activities

Tuesday – 5 Green & Speckled Frogs

How you can participate: Help your child practice counting backward by singing “5 Green & Speckled Frogs”.

Book – Hippy Hoppy Toad (Amazon)
Phonics – “T says, t,t,t,t,t,t, toad…I like to hop on the road.”
Art – Frog Puppets
Math – Lily pad sorting/counting
Music – Leap Frog Leap

Hippy Hoppy Toad Read Aloud

Wednesday – Tadpoles & Frog Lifecycles

How you can participate: Talk with your child about the many changes a tadpole goes through to become a frog. Discuss the ways they change as they grow older.

Book – In the Small, Small Pond (Amazon)
Action – Body “T’s”
Art – Watercolor a toad
Science – Frog Life Cycle
Music – Little White Duck

In the Small, Small Pong Read Aloud

Pond Activities

Thursday – Turtles

How you can participate: Play “I Spy” with your child and look for “T” items all around you.

Book – Turtle Splash (Amazon)
Phonics – “T says, t,t,t,t,t,t, toad…I like to hop on the road.”
Art – Coffee filter turtles
Science – “T” taste test
Music – Scat Like That

Turtle Splash Read Aloud

Friday – Pond Life/ Family Breakfast & PJ Day

How you can participate: Play a game of “leap frog” with your child. Join us for Family Breakfast and have your child wear the PJ’s to school today!

Book –  Purple Little Bird (Amazon)
Action – Green Balloons with frog face
Art – Paper Plate Ponds
Science – Exploring waters
Music – My Hands

Purple Little Bird Read Aloud

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