Sick Day First Grade Visit

Alas! Tis’ the season for Colds, etc. ?

Picture Book: Sick Simon by Dan Krall
Nonfiction Book Bite: read/showed snippets from Why My Feet Smell and Other Gross Facts about Your Body by Jody Sullivan Rake
Story/Song: Herman the Worm
Nonfiction Book Bite: read/showed snippets from I Feel Better with a Frog in My Throat by Carlyn Beccia
Picture Book: Bob, Not Bob! by Liz Garton Scanlon & Audrey Vernick

Sick and Sneezy Preschool Visits

Opening Song: If You Want to Hear a Story
Book: Pigs Make Me Sneeze by Mo Willems or Barn Sneeze by Karen B. Winnick or Bear Feels Sick by Karma Wilson
Action Song: The Handwashing Song
Book: How Do Dinosaurs Get Well Soon? by Jane Yolen or Bear Feels Sick by Karma Wilson or What a Cold Needs by Barbara Bottner
Flannel Song: Five Little Monkeys Jumping on the Bed
Book: Barn Sneeze by Karen B. Winnick or Spunky Little Monkey by Bill Martin Jr.
(Song: “The Sneezing Song” from Jim Gill Sings the Sneezing Song)
Dancing Song: “Coconut Soap” from Frank Leto’s Time for Music or “Jumping and Counting” from Jim Gill’s Irrational Anthem
Closing Song: We Wave Good-bye Like This

Jack and Jill…I'm Sick!

Nursery Rhyme of the Week:
Jack and Jill
Jack and Jill went up the hill
To fetch a pail of water.
Jack fell down and broke his crown,
And Jill came tumbling after.

Stories Shared:
The Lady with the Alligator Purse by Nadine Bernard Westcott
Barn Sneeze by Karen B. Winnick
How Do Dinosaurs Get Well Soon? by Jane Yolen

Rhymes (Can be found on Toddler Tales Rhymes sheet. Extra copies available at the Library.):
Open Shut Them
Old MacDonald
I’m a Little Teapot
Five Little Monkeys

Music:
Sharon, Lois & Bram: Mainly Mother Goose
Jim Gill Sings the Sneezing Song and Other Contagious Tunes (The Sneezing Song)
Raffi: More Singable Songs (Shake My Sillies Out)