Nothing puts us in the "fall" spirit more than learning about apples!
This week, we introduced "letter learning" into our circle time routine. We started from the top with letter A for APPLE. Throughout the week, we practiced dotting Letter A's and passed a letter A from friend to friend during our "letter pass" at circle time. One of our very favorite songs is the "ABC's" and we loved identifying the letter A on our alphabet chart during our song!
We had so much fun exploring apples - slicing open an apple to discover the seeds living inside - and making many apple-themed crafts! We especially liked creating bracelets using beads that were red + yellow. We LOVED learning about the lifecycle of an apple tree as we watched a time-lapsed version of an apple seed blossoming into a tree and growing an apple. Such