More ideas from Ewa
Zoom Zoom Zoom We're going to the Moon song w sign language

It's one of our favourite storytime songs now with some sign language! Lyrics: Zoom zoom zoom we’re going to the moon! Zoom zoom zoom we’re going to the moon.

Even though these ideas are obviously for younger children, I would tweak some ideas. For example, I could use the idea of pasting characteristics of the sun, moon, and earth onto plates and have the children go around the room guessing which fact goes with which one. For example, I could record the masses of each body and have them match the correct mass with the correct celestial body.

Amazing Outer Space activities to do with young children. Use a flashlight to represent sun on a globe, day where it's shining, night where it's not, and more!

Note that this also links to good songs for baby storytime.

This is the companion post to One Theme, Three Storytimes: Outer Space in which I list three (OK five) related plans using various books and activities for different ages and sizes of storytimes.

This is supposed to be a Thanksgiving craft, but as we will be studying American Indians and their relationships with early Pilgrims I think this would be a fun activity for the girls. I would imagine you could easily make some Pilgrims and a ship too!

This is supposed to be a Thanksgiving craft, but as we will be studying American Indians and their relationships with early Pilgrims I think this would be a fun activity for the kids. I would imagine you could easily make some Pilgrims and a ship too!

They Were the Pilgrims (song for kids about the First Thanksgiving) - YouTube

They Were the Pilgrims (song for kids about the First Thanksgiving) - Such a great video! Already used it a lot with my 5 yr olds,, added some motions and they got it!

Rocket ship with glitter fire in space! A craft I made for our Storytime kids at the library . Great for primary age children, even preschool! Helps with shapes and motor skills. I used foam sheets for the rocket and star hole puncher for the space atmosphere .

Rocket ship with glitter fire in space! A craft I made for our Storytime kids at the library . Great for primary age children, even preschool! Helps with shapes and motor skills. I used foam sheets for the rocket and star hole puncher for the space atmosp