Combine eeks and engineering and create your own moving monster!
Display books on monsters as kids arrive.
Book: Where the Wild Things Are – Maurice Sendak
Song/Flannel: “It’s Monster Day” (From Linda Arnold's album "Peppermint Wings")
Singable Book: If you are a Monster and You Know it – Rebecca & Ed Emberley
Make 3D Monsters -- 12x18 cardboards, pipe cleaners, scrap construction paper, googly eyes, pom poms, fancy scissors, gluesticks, tape, hole punches, paper fasteners. Older kids were given the challenge to make a monster that could stand up and be stable but also could move.
Halloween music playing throughout program.
Finished by having our monsters dance to “Dem Bones.”
10.2016 afterschool program
More “monster mania” at: http://carolsimonlevin.blogspot.com/2013/10/preschool-storytime-monsters.html
10/17 STEAM Storytime Surprise