August 17

Sing a Song

It Is Snowing

Tune: Frere Jacques

It is snowing, it is snowing
Falling down, falling down
Winter winds are blowing
Drifts are slowly growing
All around, all around

Read a book

book cover
Everything You Need for a Treehouse by Carter Higgins

Here is a book recommendation for today. Check out the picture book collection at your local library, where there are lots of books to choose from! Find nearby libraries.

Try This

Talk about how August makes you and your child feel. Then pretend it is winter. How does your child feel now?

Watch

PBS Kids: Sid Tells the Weather

Explore More

  • Make Fake Snow! – Here is an easy recipe for snow to add to any art project.
  • Cupcake Liner Snowman – Decorate your snowman with markers, crayons, glitter, or any other art materials you have around the house!