Crystal Stairs

 A Story. A Song. An Activity.

 

Come join our virtual library every First Friday as we read a children's literary classic and do a lesson activities together. Children, parents, and providers welcome!

 

July

 

"Goodnight Moon" by Margaret Wise Brown Illustrated by Clement Hurd

Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown and illustrated by Clement Hurd is a wonderful short story about a little bunny getting ready for bed and saying good night to all the things that surround him. This is a favorite bedtime story for children! Enjoy!

 

Lesson Activity: “GLOW IN THE DARK NEON ART" 

GLOW IN THE DARK NEON ART

What you will need:

  • White Paper
  • Neon Markers/ Highlighters
  • Black Light Bulb

Grab your supplies and join us to create art that glows

(children who are still working on self-regulation skills may need additional support during these activities)

 

Sing-Along Song: Sun, Moon, and Stars | The Singing Walrus | Songs for kids 

Are you introducing the topic of 'space' to your kids in preschool and kindergarten? Do you want to inspire your little ones to do some fun crafts for an imaginary space adventure? Then check out this Sun, Moon, and Stars Song! The music is dreamy and uplifting, the lyrics are easy for little ones to sing along. Watch the three little chicks embark on a space journey with their home made space suits and rocket :)

  

June

 

"The Little Red Hen and the Grains of Wheat" Retold by L. R. Hen and Illustrated by Jago

Mira "La Gallinita Roja Y Los Granos de Trigo" en español. Haga clic en el enlace: https://youtu.be/Rpz9WE2973w 

 

Lesson Activity: “ NON-TOXIC “PUFFY PAINT”

 

Mira "Actividad de la lección" en español. Haga clic en el enlace: https://youtu.be/nzjJTHXQPxU

 

Sing-Along Song: Little Red Hen

 

 

 

May

 

"The Napping House" Written by Audrey Wood and Illustrated by Don Wood

Mira "La Casa Adormecida" en español. Haga clic en el enlace: https://youtu.be/v0On5FxI2qg

 

Lesson Activity: “Exploring Scientific Reactions”

 

 

Sing-Along Song: Wake Up! School Assembly Song and Dance

 

 

April

 

“Not Norman” Written by Kelly Bennett & Illustrated by Noah Z. Jones

Mira "Not Norman" en español. Haga clic en el enlace: https://youtu.be/lLg0QnL0Dp8

 

Lesson Activity: “Not Norman” Breathless Bubbles

 

 

Sing-Along Song: Flight of the Bumblebee- Canadian Brass

 

 

March

 

“Go Away Big Green Monster" by Ed Emberley

 

Lesson Activity: “Big Green Monster” Play Dough Art

 

Sing-Along Song: “Belly Breathe” w/ Elmo featuring: Common, and Colbie Caillat

 

 

february

 

“Shades of Black” A Celebration of Our Children by Sandra L. Pinkney and Photographs by Myles C. Pinkney

Lesson Activity: Find Your Shade (Self-Portrait Art) Activity

 Sing-Along Song: Celebration (Kool and The Gang) | Playing For Change | Song Around The World

 

January

 

“Stone Soup” / “Sopa De Piedras” by Marcia Brown

Lesson Activity: Making “Stone Soup” for Lunch

Sing-Along Song: “In Trinidad” by Ella Jenkins