The sound this letter stands for is - /m/ as in mother.
Theme words - mouse, monkey, music, mirror, moon, mitten, mountain
"Mirror, Mirror" by Ann M. O'Connell (1001)
"A Little Mouse" by Jean Warren (1001)
"Mice" by Rose Fyleman (Old & New)
"The Moon" by R. L. Stevenson (Garden of Verses)
to read aloud:
The Mitten by Jan Brett
If You Give a Mouse a Cookie by Laura Joffe Numeroff
Milk and Cookies by Frank Asch
And if the Moon Could Talk by Kate Banks
Marshmallow by Clare T. Newberry
Composer - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756 - 1791)
She'll be Comin' Round the Mountain
When the Saints Go Marching In
The Bear Went Over the Mountain
Three Blind Mice
milk, macaroni, muffins, marmalade, mangoes, mushrooms
Bible Story/Character Trait
- you could set out pairs of different colored socks or mittens and have
the child match them correctly.
Months - teach the months of the year
Color - mahogany
Flower - marigold
Mammal - monkey
Ocean Creature - manatee
good book for young children on monkeys is:
I am a Little Monkey by Francois Crozat
You could learn about the geography of Mexico, learn about the job of a mail carrier, or learn about the history of money.
Masks - make a mask of a monkey, moose or mouse from constuction paper. Decorate them any way you like.
to music with maracas. Go to the park and play on the monkey
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