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This week we'll be taking a look at toys and perhaps making some toys of our own (SLIME????).
Shared Reading: Too Many Toys or The Trouble with Toys or Home Alone
Video: How Toys are Made: Hasbro Lego
Video: How Food is Made: Gingerbread House Chocolate Coins
Time's 100 Greatest Toys of All Time (organized by decade - remember that what was acceptable as a toy back in the day might not be appropriate as a child's toy in 2017.)
Most Influential Toys of All Time (Do you agree with this list?)
Shared Reading: Tumble Books Seasonal Playlist (Mia & Nutcracker Ballet, Winter is the Warmest Season, Olive the Other Reindeer, Papa's Latkes)
Telling Time Review (Flocabulary - Time to 5 minute song) Practice with individual clock faces
Video: How Cuckoo Clocks are Made
Design your own Cuckoo Clock Activity or Telling Time to 5 minute sheets while checking out
A word about SLIME: Not all classes will be able to participate in the SLIME making activity over the next two weeks. Performance practice and field trips are one reason. Class size is another. Unfortunately, some of you did not earn slime due to behavior during library enrichment over the past two weeks.