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Summer Adventures

I am going to do my best to follow and post a theme of activities each week to do during the summer.  These activities will include fun outdoor activities, crafts, reading/storytelling, and other learning ideas.
It is important to keep the mind fresh during summer break so kids are ready for school when it is time to go back.

I am not taking it too heavy on the learning side, I want summer to be a fun time for exploring and play.  I still want the kids to look forward to summer break.

This is the first year I am trying a 'plan' during the summer.  I will be posting our activities here and other activities on my Facebook page Big Energy Little Learners.

I hope you get inspired!

Here are our activities for week 3:

Week 3-QUESTS AND ADVENTURES
This was a spectacular week for imaginative play!  There were many story starters for our adventures and sharing of ideas.  These adventures were limitless.  We traveled many places and saw many great things on our adventures and quests this week.  We also practiced our alphabet! 

Here is a list of links to the adventure activities we did this week:

Space Busy Bag

Alphabet Rocks

Rockets

Rock Quest

Washing Rocks

Alphabet Discovery Bottle

Moon Crater Experiment 

Library Adventure

Space Adventure

Alphabet Adventures

All of these adventures can be modified to more great adventuring.
There was a lot of alphabet tie in this week for the learning side.  There were also some neat books we read about adventure.

This was a nice bed time, sleep adventure book.

This books was great!  After we read about Sir Charlie Stinky Socks adventure we went on a walk with our swords and brooms to see what we could find in the deep, dark forest. :)


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