Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Baby Bloomers- Winter & Snow

Our Babies enjoyed a morning of Winter & Snow stories, snowflake dancing songs, flannels, and fun. Before each class we had a chance to play with small toys and board books with a nice soothing melody playing on the background.  This gives everyone in the group a chance to say hi and for the babies is a great way to relax and interact with each other.

We started our program with our opening song "The More We Get Together" followed by our "Wiggle, Wiggle" rhyme.  This short rhyme is becoming a great way to stretch and get moving for some of our early walkers.  Our first book was

The Snowy Day by Ezra Jack Keats,  I was very excited to read this book again and the babies loved the big format and the bright suit our main character wears. As a prop I used a stuff toy that resembles the boy in the story. It was perfect!

We followed our story with the "Five Little Snowmen Fat" flannel and a short song "Say, Say, Oh Baby" from Mel's Desk.  The next book was