A Gathering of Kids

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Zeke the Zombie Finds a Friend



Published on Sunday, November 29th, 2015 By granny_gaddy
This is a new book that I just published. Zeke is going to  school and hopes to find a friend. You can buy it on Amazon Kindle . After enjoying the book, please leave a...
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Bats



Published on Saturday, October 25th, 2014 By granny_gaddy

Activities: Bat Cave

Using large cardboard boxes or tables and blankets, make a bat cave. Let children use it for dramatic play.   Decorations: Bat Clips For each bat, cut an extended wing shape from black construction paper or...
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Aliens



Published on Thursday, August 7th, 2014 By granny_gaddy
You will notice that I didn't include any pictures with my topic this time.  I did this because no one knows what an alien looks like, so it is all up to your imagination. There is room for lots...
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dragons



Published on Tuesday, November 5th, 2013 By granny_gaddy
Activities: Dragon Breath This game can be played with teams or with each child having its own string. You will need a ten foot (or longer) string for each team or child and a cone shaped cup. Pull the string...
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Pirates



Published on Wednesday, September 18th, 2013 By granny_gaddy
 

Activities:

I found a cute readers theater script at www.tsl.state.tx.us/ld/projects/trc/2007/manual/piratecode.html After reading it you might want to create your own. Crafts: Newspaper Sailors hats--You can make one for dolly or teddy with a sheet of...
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Pumpkins



Published on Friday, October 19th, 2012 By granny_gaddy

Activities

Sweep the pumpkin. Using orange balloons decorated to look like Jack-o-lanterns using black marker and brooms, set up two teams. Make  a goal a distance away. Have the children sweep the "pumpkins" around the goal and back to the...
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