Toddler News

April 20, 2018   

We love learning about spring and all the animals. We introduced the children to Israel’s birthday. We sang happy birthday using a birthday cake to celebrate its birthday. Israel is 70 years old, so big.  

Book of the week:

  • 3 falafels in my pita Counting book of Israel by Maya Friedman
  • Let’s visit Israel by Judye Groner  

Felt Board Stories:

  • Five flowers in the flower shop
  • Little Moon, Little Moon
  • Little Birdie
  • The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carl 


  • Hashem gave us a present do you know what it was?
  • We are going on a trip a trip to Eretz Yisroel what should we bring?
  • We are flying in an airplane...
  • Way up in the sky the little birds fly… 

Art Activities:

  • Decorating flower pots
  • Decorating Israel hats
  • Face painting 

Sensory & Manipulative:

  • Green playdoh with bugs and flowers
  • Flower pots sticking flowers inside
  • Feeding baby birds worms using tongs
  • Green sand, butterflies, bugs and scoopers
  • Brown playdoh, eggs, sticks and grass ( making nests for the birds)
  • Shape puzzles
  • Airplanes, runway, people.
  • Petting Toby the therapeutic dog 

Music & Movement:

  • Happy Birthday
  • Yom huledet sameach
  • Tippy ties: alligator, Tiny Tim (using turtle beanbags), freeze dance
  • Degel degel Tov
  • Kachol vilavan
  • Oh Grizzly Bear  

Have a great weekend, Shabbat Shalom, 

Morah Mimi & Mrs. Anna