This is part 3 of 3 for a free preschool lesson unit on the five senses of of Christmas.
So far we learned about sight, taste, and hear. Part 3 is about touch and smell.
I CAN TOUCH PRESENTS AND BOWS
I begin with reading One Snowy Night by M. Christina Butler
This story is about a cute little hedgehog who wake up on a snowy Christmas to find a present front Father Christmas. But Hedgehog prickles get in the way and it won't fit. Then he had a wonderful idea and it return got the greatest present of all. This book is also a touch and feel book so it fits perfectly with out lesson unit.
Snow Bunny's Christmas Wish by Rebecca Harry
Ten little Christmas presents by Jean Marzollo
Pip and Squeak by Ian Schoenherr
DOWNLOAD the letter P template HERE
Bow color sort
From Teach preschool.
Writing letters to Santa
From A Very Curious Class
Free PRINTABLE HERE
I CAN SMELL GINGERBREAD COOKIES
Gingerbread Cookie Bakery Chant
This cute chant was adapted from Little Hands, Big Work
There are a 11 colors in this PRINTABLE.
Have your kids sit in a circle with the gingerbread cookies in the middle. Choose one child to go first and repeat the bakery chant, help identify the color if needed and repeat as many times as you would like, giving each child a turn,
Simple paper gingerbread houses
DOWNLOAD this gingerbread house TEMPLATE
Have several different paper stripes for the the kids to choose from for the trim and then I used a once inch circle paper punch for the circles.
Glue the shapes on the gingerbread man
Make gingerbread cookies
From Babes in Disneyland
That completes the five senses of Christmas preschool unit.
Have a Merry Christmas!