Our Theme: Transportation!
Date Friday 5/15/2020
What is our lesson? Rocket ship!
What is the lesson (overall purpose)?
To learn about rocket ships and what they are used for?
This is also a great way to work on fine motor skills.
PW36.Toddler controls small muscles in hand.
CD66.Toddler explores with sensory art materials and uses them to create visual effects.
CD69. Toddler creatively explores and experiments using a variety of sensory materials and mediums.
I would like the child to learn about rocket ships and how they are used for transportation? The similarities and the differences to other forms of transportation.
Songs, Books & Videos (Motivational Techniques)
Paper Towel Roll-Foil-Paper-stickers
Tissue Paper-Glue-Foil-Tissue Paper
Wrap paper towel roll in foil smoothing out the bumps.
Form a foil roof, place on the top of the paper towel roll and glue. Decorate with stickers and make a flame on the bottom from orange tissue paper. Glue flame in the inside bottom and leave to dry. Rockets can be displayed in the house or outside.
Activity Wrap Up:
Can you identify what rocket looks like and what they are used for? Talk about where and when you would see them?
How do I know what my child is learning(Assessment)
Experiment with different materials to see how to produce a variety of effects. What works and what does not?
How can you extend this activity? (Modifications)
If you're having a hard time gluing the foil roof,you can double a Triangle shape and tape to the top.
Helpful Hints: (Pitfalls & Solutions)
If no paper towel roll you can use a toilet paper roll.
If there is no tissue paper you can use orange paper for flame at bottom.