Language Arts- Read "Eight Silly Monkeys"
Math- Make a necklace with eight pieces of froot loops (or another dry cereal)
Science/Cooking- Use flannel board octopus to talk about their 8 "legs"
Gross Motor/Music- Sing "Eight Silly Monkeys" (jumping on the bed)
Art/ Fine Motor- Decorating the Number 8
All About ME
Language Arts- Read "All By Myself" by Mercer Meyer
Math- Make a height/weight chart
Science/Cooking- Talk about healthy foods and why we should eat things that are good for our body. Have a healthy snack
Gross Motor/Music- Sing "If You're Happy and You Know It" (change happy to other emotions as well and use appropriate visuals of each emotion)
Art/ Fine Motor- Make an "All About Me" book (include favorite things) draw and/or cut and paste things from magazines
Language Arts- Practice writing name
Math- Count how old we are on our fingers, write down the number
Science/Cooking- Look in the mirror and talk about different body parts- note that we all look different
Gross Motor/Music- Dance to music using different parts of the body
Art/ Fine Motor- draw a self-portrait
Language Arts- Read "I Was So Mad" by Mercer Meyer
Math- trace handprints and foot prints and measure how long they are
Science/Cooking- Put up flannel board cut out of a child, but put body parts in the wrong spot, have child correct it
Gross Motor/Music- Sing "Head, Shoulders, knees and toes"
Art/ Fine Motor- Make a "Me" puppet