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.”
More “monster mania” at: http://carolsimonlevin.blogspot.com/2013/10/preschool-storytime-monsters.html