Hand of a Child



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Santa (420 KB pdf file) Printable book based on the song, "Santa," from Dr. Jean's Happy Everything CD. Created by Martha Sheehan.

Santa (490 KB ppt file)
PPT created by Barbara Smith
from the CD Happy Everything available for download in
Dr. Jean's Song Store

Danene Taylor in Cedar City, Utah, created these cards several years ago. Click each title to download part of the set. You can turn them into a little book or cut them apart and keep them in an envelope. Choose one each day and post it in your classroom or in the faculty workroom.

People sing because they're happy
1 to 8
If a child can do a worksheet, . . .  
 9 to 16
Music is the magic door                 
17 to 24
You are the only person                      
25 to 32
Be Brave. Even if you're not, pretend
33 to 40
Enthusiasm is unmistakable evidence
41 to 48

Calendar Pages (various size pdf files) Sharon Roden, Kindergarten teacher, Mooneyham Elementary School

September January
October February
November March
December April

Thanks to Martha Sheehan for sharing reading calendars with us last winter.

Now, Sharon Roden has created calendars for the entire school year. Thanks to Sharon for creating this set of reading calendars. Special thanks to D.J. Inkers for so generously sharing her graphics. What a wonderful way for parents to connect with their children and plant a love of reading!

Optional download - If the links above don't work, try these:

Santa pdf

Santa powerpoint

Cards - Pages 1 to 6

Calendar Pages

September January
October February
November March
December April

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