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Watermelon Suncatchers/Sensory Bags - great for summer theme or the letter w!
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Simple watermelon suncatchers by Deborah J. Stewart, M.Ed. on May 16, 2012 in Sensory Play,Watermelon Suncatchers This is just a fun watermelon idea I thought I would take a minute to share with you. I just love watermelon and with summer time quickly approaching, we spent a little time learning about watermelons in our classroom.
tear strips of brown construction paper (logs) and glue them to a sheet of black paper. Next, press your hand in orange paint and then onto the paper above the logs (flames). Repeat this step several times. Finally, glue a moon cutout to the page and attach star stickers.
Our autism consultant made this visual schedule -- the pieces are connected and fold over so teachers and students don't loose them.
This would be great for transitioning students from desk work to circle time. Students will learn what is expected of them in order to start the lesson. Very cool idea and makes it easy for teachers and students to be on the same page.
Parents of girls, take note. A small spray bottle with 2 TBSP of fabric softener, the rest water = "Doll Hairspray." Easy method for smoothing and renewing any doll's hair including Barbie! (Would've been nice to know!)
10 books about colors... We also love Pete the Cat: I Love My White Shoes by Eric Litwin and James Dean, Green by Laura Vaccaro Seeger, Red Sings from Treetops: A Year in Colors by Joyce Sidman, Baby Bear Sees Blue by Ashley Wolff, and The Black Book of Colors by Menena Cottin
DIY Cupcake onesies baby gift.