Valentine Linky Party!
Lisa: We want to tell you how we use our Valentine Song Sheet as part of our celebration! The students cut the sets and numbers apart and glue them onto another sheet in correct order.
|Finished Song Sheet|
Here are some tips and activities you can do with any of our song sheets:
♡Always copy off extra pages of the numbers and sets page - pieces just seem to disappear!
♡We copy the sets and numbers page onto colored paper so the children won't need to color the small clipart.
♡To help the children cut the sets apart with little or no scraps, we precut the extra paper away and hand out only the numbers to cut apart and glue on first. Then they cut the sets to match up.
♡After the children complete the song sheet, we use it as a whole group to sing "One little, two little, three little Valentines…" This is a great opportunity to teach word choice. When you sing the last line "10 little ____Valentines" have the children suggest words to use such as jumping, clapping, hopping, or whispering. Then sing the song while performing the action! This is a favorite of the children and we'll sing it over and over with different words - a great way to expend their Valentine energy on Feb. 14.
♡All our song sheets are great activities when you have a substitute. Once you have done one or two earlier in the year, the kids know what to do so a sub doesn't even need to model the project! And it takes quite a while for most children to complete.
♡Once the children have had lots of experience with numbers and our song sheets, we have them put the numbers in reverse order and sing "10 little, 9 little, 8 little Valentines…"
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