Ring-A-Ding-A-Sing-Thing – April 19, 2012

Song: It’s a Ring-A-Ding-A-Sing-Thing Time
It’s a Ring-A-Ding-A-Sing-Thing Time
It’s a Ring-A-Ding-A-Sing-Thing Time
We’re going to sing a song
And it won’t take long
It’s a Ring-A-Ding-A-Sing Thing Time

Fingerplay: Baa Baa Black Sheep x2

Fingerplay: Itsy Bitsy Spider x2

Fingerplay: This is Big Big Big
 x2
This is big, big, big
This is small, small, small
This is short, short, short
This is tall, tall, tall
This is fast, fast, fast
This is slow, slow, slow
This is yes, yes, yes
This is no, no, no

Story: Where Are You Going, Maisy? (by Lucy Cousins)

Actions: Where Are You Going, Maisy?
We pretended we were in the story: grocery shopping, riding a tractor, flying a kite, making sand castles, having a picnic and going to bed.

Instrumental Free Play
With musical accompaniment from Sugar Beats CD

Song: The ABCs
Played with instruments

Song: The Name Game

Scarves Activity
We rolled the scarves into a ball, we threw them up together and tried to catch them!

Free Play
The bells, parachutes and beach balls came out for as the kids played to more sounds from Sugar Beats CD

Movement Activity: Ring Around the Rosy

Closing Song
Ring-A-Ding is over
And we are going home
Good-bye, good-bye
Be always kind and good