Items Needed:

Worksheets: Tiger, Zoo
Books: Bible, Llama Llama Red Pajama
Activities:  Container, painter's tape, stacking blocks, paint stirrer, bubble wrap, purple paint, purple fingerpaint, pillows and cushions

Objectives:

Bible Symbol:  Zoo
Bible Story:  Noah's Ark
Scripture: Genesis 6-9
The Beginner's Bible for Toddlers:  pg 18-26
Through the Bible in FeltStory #6

Bible Song:  If You're Happy and You Know It  (Traditional)
If you’re happy and you know it clap your hands (clap, clap) (Repeat 2x)
If you’re happy and you know it then your life will really show it
If you’re happy and you know it clap your hands (clap, clap)

Optional verse:
…stomp your feet…
…say amen…
…do all three…

Character Scripture:  Integrity
Proverbs 12:22 (NIV) - The LORD detests lying lips, but he delights in men who are truthful.

Poem:  I'm a Little Teapot  (Traditional)
I'm a little teapot, short and stout (point to self, show "short")
Here is my handle (one hand on hip)
Here is my spout (other arm out straight)
When I get all steamed up, hear me shout
Just tip me over and pour me out! (lean over and "tip" like a teapot)

Color:  Purple
Shape:  Heart
Animal:   Tiger
Taking Care of Me:   Where are my socks?
Sign Language:   No - point index and middle finger and tap to the thumb on same hand (like a mouth saying "no")

Book of the Week:  
  Llama Llama Red Pajama by Anna Dewdney   

Fine Motor Skill:  Stack Blocks
Gross Motor Skill: 
Crawl

Suggested Activities:

• Bible Story Activities:
- ABC Book:  With purple paint, fingerpaint the Zoo worksheet.  
  
• Color Activities:  
My Color BoxColor Box - Walk through your home or classroom and collect purple items to place in a container. 

• Shape Activities:  
Shape Walk  Shape Walk:  Use pieces of painter’s tape or sidewalk chalk to make a large heart on the ground.  Assist the child in walking, crawling, and hopping around the edges as you sing the shape song. Note:  Do not use masking tape on carpet, as it will leave a residue.

Heart Song
Tune:  There's a Hole in the Bucket
A heart is so special, so special, so special
With two humps and a point, it shows love to all.

• Animal Activities:   
- Wrap the end of a paint stirrer with bubble wrap.  Add a few dots of purple paint to the Tiger worksheet.  Roll and pat the bubble wrap in the paint to decorate the worksheet. 
- Find pictures of tiger in the books that you read.
- Crawl on the floor and roar like a tiger.

• Sign Language:
I specifically liked signing "no" as I could quietly tell our children "no" without others hearing. 

• Book of the Week Ideas:  
- Have a Pajama Day:  Wear your pajamas all day.
- Point to purple items in the book.

• Fine Motor Skill:  
Stack seven 1" blocks. Count the blocks as you or the child add them. 

• Gross Motor Skill:  
Crawl - Place pillows, couch cushions, or anything soft on the floor for the child to crawl over. Have fun making mountains and climbing peaks!

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