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Monday, February 6, 2012

Lighthouses Week #4 (and Maine)




Our final week in Lighthouses, we had a really great 4 weeks learning about lighthouses, and though our lighthouse unit is done, we still have 2 more lighthouses we plan to visit in the next few weeks, and I found a Lighthouse calendar on clearance at Wal-Mart last week, so we’ll have a new lighthouse each month to look at!  It was another short week, only 3 days of school.
33mos
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Do-a-dot from DLTK bingo dauber art printables
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Size sequencing – made using My Memories Software
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Enchanted Learning Boat Coloring Page
C 5yo (K) 
Hidden Picture worksheet
Light of the world copy work

Art for both
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We used what was left of the lighthouses I cut out on the cricut as a stencil to sponge paint a lighthouse picture.
Our finale:
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Maine
We made blueberry pancakes for breakfast, and whole wheat blueberry muffins for snack!  *Instead of milk, we used blueberry yogurt!
Did you know most of the US grown blueberries come from Maine?
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And of course we had our 3 part cards.
What we read:
and C finished I Can Read It! Book #3
We will be continuing on with an ocean theme after Valentine’s Day!  Next up:  WHALES!
If you missed my previous posts of our Lighthouse Activities, check them out here and my PINTERST board!

Other Lighthouse Units:
Week 1 - Massachusetts
Week 2 - Oregon
Week 4 - Maine


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6 comments:

  1. Thanks Jen for linking up at FreeBEE Fridays Link Up! We love lighthouses as we used to live 2 miles from Lake Michigan, by a lighthouse. Hope you are able to link up every week! Many blessings! PS. I hope we are able to get in a field trip some time soon, so I can link a post here with you!

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  2. I have a 30 month old at home that is itching to go to school. It is time for me to step in and step up my game (I've done some stuff with her, but I know I need to do more.) Thanks for the linkups. I am so excited to start creating units for her.

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  3. What a great group of activities. And no I didn't know that about Maine! Did you know PA grows more mushrooms than any other state?

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  4. Okay, can I come hang out at your school? This looks like so much fun! Very creative ideas for teaching. I know your children loved the lighthouse unit. Thanks for sharing (and for linking up through NOBH!) Smiles -

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  5. Oooh, I loved the finale! You have had so many great lighthouse lessons--thanks for sharing your wonderful ideas at Teach Me Tuesday! I can't wait to see what you do with whales!

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  6. I'm loving all your Lighthouse activities!! :)

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