The 12 Days of Christmas was analyzed and graphed. Many recalled motions from a previous year. Naturally the many birds were noted ( We were studying birds for science and making them gifts. )
Once this was done the children created their own song using a simple GO chart and will be making a puppet show when we return.
The song needed to include who was giving the gifts ( best friend, pet etc.) , adjectives and follow the same numerical pattern.
They were very excited and as I took their gift ideas to fill out a model, I couldn't help but giggle. Here are a few of their ideas..
In ground pools, heavy solar panels, silver robots, pet birds, pink puppies, quiet days, Hokki chairs...