The Mitten is one of our favorite winter stories to share with our preschool children. Today I'm sharing a few activities to go along with the book.
The texture and the designs that can be made with bubble wrap is wonderful. Come and check out our printing with homemade bubble mitts.
Exploring the process of mitten weaving and extending our understanding of where mittens come from.
Reading and reenacting the Three Little Kittens through fine motor play!
Exploring a little counting, estimating, and patterning with our felt mittens in preschool.
Our own retelling and acting out of the mitten book in preschool!
Our activity boxes this week consisted of snowmen and mittens... In the snowman activity box we placed paper plate snowmen shapes and small felt cut-outs for the childrern to add as buttons, eyes, nose, scarves... The snowman activity boxes (just as we do each week) were then placed on classroom shelves for the children to select from this week during their free play time in centers. I happened to catch this little girl while she [...]
Creating a preschool lesson plan on mittens.