Mountains – 1.2 – Add A Little Posted on September 5, 2023September 8, 2023 by S. J. Little Add A Little – 1 Year Old Curriculum – Unit 2 Mountains Vocabulary: Pillow, Soft, Container, Put In Disclaimer: All activities require adult supervision and discretion. Read more… Let’s Wiggle Pillow Mountain Supplies: Large thick blankets Pillows Open floor space Optional: Giant stuffed animals (if entirely soft) Optional: Couch cushions, etc. Optional: Foam mats, exercise mats and/or similar Prep: Clear a large floor space by removing any hard objects, including any tables or chairs that have hard legs which could pose a bumping hazard. Place any mats on the floor. Spread your largest blanket on top of the mats (this will help keep everything else from sliding, especially on hard floors). Spread any other thick blankets you have on top. Heap all your pillows and giant stuffed animals on top of the middle of the blankets. Let’s Play: Lead by example. Climb onto the pillow mountain. Roll around enjoying the softness. Encourage your toddler to join you. Have fun tumbling around on the mountain. Let’s Explore Pieces of Nature Supplies: Two bowls or containers, etc. 3-7 items from outside that are taste-safe and not choking hazards, consider: Pine cones Flowers (taste-safe only) Rocks (too big to choke on) Leaves Prep: Clear an area for playing on the floor Place one bowl with all the objects on the floor. Place the other bowl beside it. Let’s Play: Model how to pick an item from the first bowl, examine it, and put it in the second bowl. Encourage your child to explore the items. Let’s Sing She’ll Be Coming Round The Mountain Let’s Read Who Author: Jaye Garnett Illustrator: Ariel Silverstein Note: For 1 year olds, read as a point and name book. Buy it on Amazon.com Buy it on Amazon.ca (These are affiliate links meaning I earn a small commission when you make a purchase at no expense to you.) Let’s Sing Christian Song My God is So Big Words and Actions for “My God is So Big” Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) You may also like: Post navigation ← Life-Giving Water? Leave a Reply Cancel ReplyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *You may use these HTML tags and attributes:<a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong> Name * Email * Website Δ This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.