6-25-98 Original author unknown
plate, wiggle eyes, crayons, construction paper, a tissue, scissors, and
Using paper plates that they had decorated (they chose the color eyes they
have and then I gave them wiggle eyes to put on top of the colored ones).
They drew a nose and a mouth - very simple. Then we traced their hand and
cut it out, and placed a tissue over the mouth they drew with the cut out
hand on top and stapled it in place. Then I pulled back the hand and
tissue, sneezed, and showed them how they were covering their mouths with
the tissue when they sneezed.
Healthy Foods Place Mats
added 3-25-01 Original author unknown
Vegetables, paint, paper
Cut different fruits and vegetables in half (do this early so they dry a
bit) let the kids dip them in different colors of paint and stamp them on
a piece of construction paper. When they are dry cover them with
contact paper or laminate
for a cute good foods place mat!
Favorite Food Collage
Original author unknown
glue, paper or paper plate
a favorite food collage. Give the children a bunch of magazines to cut out
from and glue to glue them on a piece of construction paper or a paper
Submitted by: Kathy
Grocery bag, bright paint, reflective tape
Use a paper Grocery bag and cut it into a vest. Let children
decorate with bright colorful paints then use reflective tape (which
can be purchased at a hardware store) and let children put it on their
vest. Explain that when light hits the tape it shines brightly.
You can also remind them that it is just like the reflective tape on a
Children can wear their vests during a safety walk or when they ride their
trikes and bikes.