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Apple fingerplay. Say the rhyme below and let the kids take turns removing an apple from the tree. "(Five) red apples hanging in a tree. The juiciest apples that you ever did see! The wind came by and gave an angry frown And one little apple came tumbling down!"

felt board apple activity - Apple Tree Poem Way up high in the apple tree (stretch arm up high) Five little Apples smiled at me (hold up 5 fingers) I shook that tree as hard as I could (make a shaking motion) Down came an apple, (make a downward motion) Mmmm—it was good! (smile and rub stomach) Repeat; count down till all the apple are gone.

RED SQUARE, Red Square What Do You See Flannel Felt Board Story Set on Etsy, $9.92

DIY Apple Boats | Preschool and Toddler Learning Activity

How to make your own Felt board....would be great to have smaller ones to use with small group

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I have added an apple color pom pom sorting tray activity to 1 - 2 - 3 Lern Curriculum. Under the Apple Tree link. 1 - 2 - 3 Learn Curriculum is an on line preschool curriculum membership for $30.00 a year. You get access to all files loaded to the site. :) 1 - 2 - 3 Learn Curriculum was developed for child care providers by a child care provider of 28 year. :) Jean 1 - 2 - 3 Learn Curriculum

Felt board Itsy Bitsy. I used to make these when I worked in child care!

Fall ideas from Pre-K unit: sing "Apples, apples in the tree! How many apples will there be?" Speak "roll the dice" sing again. Count number on dice with student. Sing "Apples, apples in the tree. There are (number) little apples in the tree."

I am in LOVE with this site! They have dozens of printable felt board stories - this one you can print right on these cool things and they work right on the felt board. SOOO going back - often!

Tons of fingerplays and rhymes at this site:

Felt Board Ideas: Pete the Cat Felt Board Story: Printable Template

Fall Preschool Fine Motor Skills Worksheets: Tracing Lines

25 Fun Apple Themed Fine Motor Activities for toddlers, preschoolers and school aged kids on #OT #EarlyEd #KBN

The Igloo I made for my preschool classroom :) The kids LOVE it! Hey you teachers out there!!I think that this is neat as all get out:)

Humpty Dumpty craft


Great link to a cute DIY preschool board. I love how it can close up and doesn't make your home look like a classroom all the time :) great for homeschooling

Itsy bitsy spider water play- up the water spout, washed the spider out