This week, I have been working with my little girl on the letter C. If you have a toddler, you know how hard it can be to maintain their interest and focus. So I keep things simple and straight to the point. You can't expect a 2 year old to sit for more than 20 minutes straight...if you can get them to sit still for 5..that's pretty good!! If you can get them to stay focused for more than 15 minutes...please tell me your secret! Here are a few things we did: In past posts, I talked about how…
Honey Pot is 4 years old. Little M&M is 26 months old. Books We borrowed numerous books from the library on caterpillars and butterflies. They varied from simple board books (for Little M&M) to more complex (for Honey Pot). Butterfly Matching The Dollar Tree had a large page of butterfly stickers. Honey Pot used many of them while making cards for her pen pals, but we had some left over. I used a few to create this matching worksheet, and slipped it into a page protector so she could use a…
My Very Hungry EFL Caterpillar
The very hungry caterpillar is a must-read book for native English speaking children. This book has also some valuable features which make it a wonderful resource that can be u…
Caterpillar Color Sorting - Toddler Approved
In honor of the upcoming 45th anniversary of book The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle, I have a fun caterpillar activity to share with you today! Tomorrow I will have a Very Hungry Caterpillar giveaway too!! Our caterpillar color sorting activity is super easy to make and fun to play with again and again. Continue Reading
Hungry Caterpillar Rap - Let's Play Music
The Hungry caterpillar Rap is a catchy song in celebration of the hungry caterpillar which works well with the life cycle of the butterfly theme.