Today’s theme was trees in all of their majestic beauty.
“Our Tree Named Steve” by Alan Zweibel
“Picture a Tree” by Barbara Reid
“Tap the Magic Tree” by Christie Matheson
We also recited the rhyme “Five Little Apples”. Here are the words:
Way up high in the apple tree
Five little apples smiled at me.
I shook that tree as hard as I could
Down came an apple, and mmm, it was good!
(Repeat rhyme with 4,3,2, 1 apple)
Our art project was a process-oriented craft that involved the kids placing fingerprints on a tree template to look like leaves, flowers, apples, etc. I found the template here:
And here is one of our attendee’s beautiful finished product: