Because of this, I opted not to do a specific lapbook with Ben this week. Instead, we used our bins and focused on some fun fall-related activities & books with no final product in mind.
A sample of our bins this week:
From the left, cutting practice, clothes pin leaf counters, fall books to read with Mommy, puzzles, cookie cutter tracing and coloring and pompom scooping & sorting (into orange pumpkins for fall!). During the week, I rotated the fall books & puzzles, changed the cookie cutters around and added new cutting patterns, but kept the general bin theme the same to make it easier on me.
Our leaf counters--these were posted in a previous blog, so no need to explain again. I found the idea on here originally.
here and knew it would work for Ben. I have millions of cookie cutters, so we'll like do it again.
What am I missing? Ah yes, books of course! This week was a little harder to find tons of fall books in our collection because I was trying to keep the Thanksgiving books separate for next week. We did find a few: