The first day of spring was yesterday (although it’s hard to tell by the weather!), so I thought it would be fun to talk about grass growing and other nature related topics.


In the Tall, Tall Grass

“In the Tall, Tall Grass” by Denise Fleming


A Fawn in the Grass

“A Fawn in the Grass” by Joanne Ryder


Sheep Take A Hike

“Sheep Take a Hike” by Nancy Shaw


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We also used a fun puppet from Folkmanis of a caterpillar that could turn inside out, into a butterfly.

Our art project today was to cut a half sheet of green construction paper along one side in a fringe-y manner to resemble grass. This was an attempt to do more process-oriented work that would help the younger kids develop scissor skills. As always, the creativity displayed was impressive.


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