Eric Carle Book Activities
Preschool Printables: February 2013
Very Hungry Caterpillar. Have the children "feed" the canister caterpillar all the felt food while you read the story. Great intro to hungry caterpillar lesson.
The Very Hungry Pasta Bead Caterpillar
Cutest craft ever! Make a #felt game for your little one to practice fine motor skills and counting along to Eric Carle's story of The Very Hungry Caterpillar! via #mamapeapod #finemotor #veryhungrycaterpillar
Pop Bottle Craft
The Educators' Spin On It: Join the Fun with Eric Carle
Fireflies • Black construction paper • White paint • Paper plate or shallow dish • Shiny, metallic pipe cleaners • Wire cutters or sharp scissors • Glue Here's how you make them... 1. Pour some white paint into a paper plate or shallow dish. Make white thumb prints on your black paper, to look like wings of a firefly. Make a bunch of them all over your paper! 2. Cut your shiny pipe cleaners into small pieces to make the body of your bugs. Glue them in place and you're done!
Grouchy Ladybug craft. Ask your child what makes them grouch and write it on the bottom of the leaf. :) LOVE THIS!