Friday, September 24, 2010

Preschool - Letter C


I will let the picture speak for itself. Our letter of the week was C and our theme was cupcakes and candy. I know it is not a health conscious theme but it was really fun. We made the above craft by tracing a large letter C and then gluing mini cupcake liners to it. I like to rubber stamp on occasion so I used a cupcake stamp set I have and let the girls stamp and color some cupcakes.







I found these cute candy money cards and used them to set up a candy shop. The girls took turns being the buyers and sellers. We worked on a lot of manners (please, excuse me, thank you, your welcome) and also the numbers/prices that are listed on the candy they wanted to buy. I have not spent much time on money up to this point so it was really an introduction that was really fun.
I used the same stamp set to make this cupcake matching file folder game and cupcake memory cards. They had fun with both.



Books:
I didn't have a ton of choices here and didn't make it to the library. So here is a small list.

If you give a mouse a cookie
Twizzler shape book
Reese pieces counting book
Mr. Putter and Tabby Bake a cake (great book and series if you are not familiar with them. The author is Cynthia Rylant)


We did a few other various activities, worksheets, tracing, and of course we played candyland and made cupcakes to eat. Very fun week.

Thanks for reading.

3 comments:

  1. If you give a cat a cupcake? would be another great one! Tt's by the same author :)

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  2. What a yummy topic and great activities!

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