Category Archives: Thanksgiving

Thankful Thursday (and Friday!)

The Ducks picked what they were thankful for this morning.  From amongst many choices, the students picked music, cookies, books, teachers, crayons, toys, and happy faces.  Their faces lit up when they named their picture and were happy to share it … Continue reading

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“Thanks for Thanksgiving” on Wednesday

With the holiday of Thanksgiving, students mainly think of the food and that Christmas is coming soon.  So many are excited about turkey and then the promise of snow, Santa, presents, and reindeer.  To help understand the spirit of saying … Continue reading

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Thank You’s on Tuesday

What are you thankful for? (Name) pick one, and share what you’re thankful for. Thanks for (item) and thanks for (item). We give thanks all year long. From preschoolers to elementary students, each student is excited to share what they … Continue reading

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Giving Thanks on Monday

  I love Thanksgiving time because it is a time when we stop and think about things in our lives and say, “thank you.”  In music, I sang about giving thanks and student chose a picture card with an item … Continue reading

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Chicken Dance Variation

Though the Chicken Dance moves are structured, it does not involve the feet and where one should stand.  Students want to run around the room, some doing the chicken dance while running and some just running. To help with the … Continue reading

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