Letter Tree/Letter of the Day: F
Fingerplay/Movement: The Farm
One is a cat that says meow!
Two is a dog that says bow-wow!
Three is a crow that says caw-caw!
Four is a donkey that says hee-haw!
Five is a lamb that says baa-baa!
Six is a sheep that says maa-maa!
Seven is a chick that says cheep-cheep!
Eight is a hen that says cluck-cluck!
Nine is a cow that says moo-moo!
Ten is a rooster crowing cock-a-doodle-doo!
Flannelboard: Open Up the Barn Door
Open up the barn door, the spring goes "boink!"
There's a pig in the barn, saying, "Oink, oink, oink."
Open up the barn door before the clock strikes two.
There's a cow in the barn, saying, "Moo, moo, moo."
Open up the barn door, it's a sunny day.
There's a horse in the barn, saying, "Neigh, neigh, neigh."
Open up the barn door, singing, "Tra-la-la."
There's a sheep in the barn, saying, "Baa, baa, baa."
Open up the barn door, while the sky is blue.
There's a rooster in the barn, saying, "Cock-a-doodle-doo!"
Open up the barn door and don't get off the track.
There's a duck in the barn, saying, "Quack, quack, quack."
Puppets: "Where Do I Live" guessing game
I had some farm animal puppets and some non-farm animal puppets. I pulled them out of a bag one at a time and asked "Do I live on a farm or not on a farm?"
Glad to See You by Peter and Ellen Allard (from Sing It! Say It! Stamp It! Sway It!)
Old MacDonald by Mr. Eric and Mr. Michael (from Bouncy Blue from The Learning Groove)
Down on Grandpa's Farm by Dennis Buck (from Five Little Monkeys)
Goodbye, Goodbye by Joanie Leeds (from I'm a Rock Star)
Craft: Folded Barn
- Construction paper
- Stickers (optional)