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Week 3

Ready to get moving? Try our new Play Starters—20 simple ideas for play with a purpose. They can be done at any time and in any order. Click here to check them out!

 

And when you've finished your journeys, you're ready for the daily reading quest!

 

Day 11: Life Science - Ladybugs

Watch the Story:
Bugs! Bugs! Bugs! by Bob Barner

Read the Book:
A Ladybug Larva Grows Up by Katie Marsico

 

Take Me There!
Video: Lovely Little Ladybugs
Learn about the lovely ladybug’s life cycle.
Watch the Video
Math Activity:
Counting Ladybug Spots!
Do the Activity
Actividad de matemática:
¡Contar los puntos de la mariquita!
Hacer la actividad

Day 12: Healthy Habits - Clean Teeth

Watch the Story:
Open Wide: Tooth School Inside by Laurie Keller

Read the Book:
Take Care of Your Teeth by Don L. Curry

 

Take Me There!
Video: How to Have a Healthy Smile
How can you keep your teeth pearly-white and strong?
Watch the Video
Health Activity:
Brushing BIG Teeth
Do the Activity
Actividad de salud:
Cepillar dientes GRANDES
Hacer la actividad

Day 13: Life Cycles - From Caterpillar to Butterfly

Watch the Story:
Waiting for Wings by Lois Ehlert

Read the Book:
World of Insects: Butterflies by Martha E. H. Rustad

 

Take Me There!
Video: The Life of a Butterfly
Watch butterflies grow up and spread their wings.
Watch the Video
Act-It-Out Activity:
A Butterfly Changes
Do the Activity
Actividad de actuar:
La mariposa se transforma
Hacer la actividad

Day 14: Social Learning - Kids Can Help!

Watch the Story:
The Red Hen by Rebecca Emberley and Ed Emberley

Read the Book:
This Is the Way We Help at Home by Amanda Miller

 

Take Me There!
Video: Kids Take Care
Kids can be responsible at home!
Watch the Video
Drawing Activity:
I’m a Big Helper!
Do the Activity
Actividad de dibujo:
¡Soy un gran ayudante!
Hacer la actividad

Day 15: Science - What Is Rain?

Watch the Story:
Come on Rain! by Karen Hesse

Read the Book:
Rainy Weather Days by Pam Rosenberg

 

Take Me There!
Video: It’s Raining, It’s Pouring
What happens when there is too much or too little rain?
Watch the Video
Math Activity:
How Many Raindrops?
Do the Activity
Actividad de matemática:
¿Cuántas gotas de lluvia hay?
Hacer la actividad

Photo Credits: afoto6267/Shutterstock (rooster); Adam Van Spronsen/Shutterstock (bear); Filipe B. Varela/Shutterstock (flower); Andrey Prokhorov/Shutterstock (stars); evgenyatamanenko/iStock/Getty Images (splashing); Nature Picture Library/Alamy Stock Photo (rabbit)