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Monthly ActivitiesAugust

August 20

Sing a Song

ABC Your Name

Tune: ABCs

ABCDEFG
If your name starts with one of these
Jump and clap and slap your knee
Spin and flap and shout yippee (YIPPEE!)
ABCDEFG
Show us if your name starts with one of these.

HIJKLMNOP
If your name starts with one of these
Jump and clap and slap your knee
Spin and flap and shout yippee (YIPPEE!)
HIJKLMNOP
Show us if your name starts with one of these.

QRST down to Z
If your name starts with one of these
Jump and clap and slap your knee
Spin and flap and shout yippee (YIPPEE!)
QRST down to Z
Show us if your name starts with one of these.

TumbleBooks

book cover The Bears We Know - Brenda Silsbe

This book is available online through TumbleBooks. Access is provided by the Library of Virginia and Find It Virginia.

Try This

Play The Guessing Box! Use a tissue box or cut a hole in a box. Pick out items together to put in the box. Let your child put his or her hand into the box and without looking, guess what the object is. Encourage your child to describe the way the object feels using words like soft, hard, bumpy, smooth, or squishy.

Explore More

  • Kerpoof - Draw a bear or a dinosaur with Kerpoof, a great online art studio for kids!
  • Marble Painting and Straw Painting - You can paint with more than just a brush. Try painting with a marble or blowing through a straw.