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Library Picnic

Library picnic-01


  1. Books about picnics
  2. Plastic insects (novelty stores)
  3. Picnic basket
  4. Butcher/bulletin board paper
  5. Scissors
  6. Green construction paper
  7. Markers
  8. Blanket


  1. Beforehand, gather books about picnics, a picnic basket, and plastic insects.
  2. Also in advance, make a tree out of butcher or bulletin board paper. Add construction paper leaves.
  3. Place a blanket on the floor with the picnic basket. Place plastic insects on the floor next to the blanket.
  4. Put books in the picnic basket and encourage the children to read the books while sitting on the blanket.

Book: The GIANT Encyclopedia Of Learning Center Activities For Children 3 to 6
Center: Library/Book/ ABC Center
Topic: Letters/Sounds/Words
Content: Literacy
Area: Cognitive
Age: 3 through 4 Years Old
Interaction: Large Group

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