Ring-a-Ding – September 4, 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: Where is Thumbkin?

Nursery Rhyme: Itsy Bitsy Spider x2

Movement Activity: Zoom Zoom x2
Zoom, Zoom, Zoom
We’re going to the moon
Zoom, Zoom, Zoom
We’re going to the moon
In 5…4…3…2…1…BLAST OFF! (jump in air)

Story: The Very Hungry Caterpillar (by Eric Carle)
With puppets

Instrumental Free Play

Song: ABCs
Played with instruments

Activity: Peter Rabbit Puppet
We saw Peter eat three carrots

Scarves Activity
First, we sang The Wheels on the Bus and the Cuckoo song. Finally, after rolling 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 as the kids played

Movement Activity: Hap Palmer’s Circle Song

Closing Song
We wave good-bye like this
We wave good-bye like this
Let’s clap for all our friends
We wave good-bye like this