First 5 Years

Harvest Time: Stories, Songs & Rhymes for Fall

BPL - FFY, Songs and Rhymes, cornucopia with fruits and vegatable harvests and falling colorful leaves

 

Babies

Book Jacket: Growing Vegetable SoupGrowing Vegetable Soup
by Lois Ehlert
ISBN: 015-2050558
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"Harvest Time"
(Sing to the tune of : "Twinkle, Twinkle"
For the tune, go to: http://www.kididdles.com/lyrics/t023.html )
 
Pick the corn and pick the beans,  
Pick the squash and other greens.  
Pick the apples off the tree,  
Then come and share a feast with me.  
Bring your family out to play,  
We'll call this Thanksgiving Day.  

Toddlers

Book Jacket: Oliver Finds His WayOliver Finds His Way
by Phyllis Root
ISBN: 0-7636-1383-5
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"Autumn Leaves"
(Sing to the tune of "London Bridge"
For the tune, go to: http://www.kididdles.com/lyrics/l037.html )
 
Autumn leaves are falling down, (Flutter fingers to the ground.)
Orange, yellow, red and brown.  
See them blowing all around,  
Whirling, swirling to the ground. (Spin around and sit down.

Preschoolers

Book Jacket: Thanksgiving Is..Thanksgiving Is..
by Gail Gibbons
ISBN: 0823418499
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"Gray Squirrel"
 
Gray squirrel, gray squirrel,  
Swish your bushy tail. (Hold your arms behind your back and swish)
Gray squirrel, gray squirrel, (them back and forth.)
Swish your bushy tail.  
Wrinkle up your little nose, (Wrinkle nose.)
Put a nut between your toes. (Touch toes.)
Gray Squirrel, gray squirrel, (Hold your arms behind your back and swish
Swish your bushy tail. them back and forth.)