Infant 6 to 9 Months
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Doggy Let’s Sit Up Where’s Doggy? Bang. Cats & Dogs March Week 1 Teaching Picture: Today’s Music: Language Development Sign Language: Song/Rhyme: Exercise: Play Time: Monday Bunny Tuesday Bunny Wednesday Cat Thursday Dog Friday Blue and White Diamonds Country Music
I Saw A Little Bunny
Hair & Arm. Bang
Milk Drink Your Milk Reach For Bunny Bunny Tails
More Baby Wants More Tummy Time . Bunnies and Dogs Brush The Cat
Wave Your Hands
Old McDonald Had A Farm All Done or Finished Doggy. Legs & Toes Eat Eat Your Lunch Kicking Practice Sensory Bunnies Felt Bunny
Lizzy Had A Little Cat Help If You Need Help Exercise Bike Cats.Weekly Schedule .Infants Ages 6 to 9 Months Bunnies.Stretch Rattle. rattle Stress Balls
Sensory/ Painting With Carrots Learning Time: Massage: Song/Rhyme: Squeezing Legs Did You Ever See A Bunny?
Rolling Legs How Many Bunnies
Gliding Legs Clap Your Hands
Toes How Much Is That Doggy In The Window?
Shoulders & Arms This Old Man
So do not give any printouts to baby. Cats & Dogs March Week 1
Teaching Picture: Bunny On the down load page you will find the printable pages and print out today’s teaching picture. These are for you to hold up or attach to the wall and an adult will show the pictures to baby. Then refer to the language development below for more ideas on talking or singing to baby about today’s teaching picture. Hold up or tape the picture to the wall in a location where the infants can see it. using your own words.Infants R Learning Fun Time Activity Curriculum 6 to 9 Months Daily Lesson Plans – Bunnies. Show the picture to the infants and tell them what is on the picture. Talking to baby is a good way to make a bond with the infants in your care. etc. plus infants enjoy listening to people talk to them and it actually helps to stimulate their brains.
Keep in Mind: Any and all printed material is not safe for babies or small children.
Music: Kids Music Play kids music for the babies today. the colors on the pictures. and help the infants feel calm and secure. how many items are on the picture such as one frog or two cars. continue talking to baby about the picture. Please Note: You can check at your local library and try to borrow some kids
use the milk sign also. if they do not have kids music. stop. use this sign often throughout the day. drink. (Pretend to hop bunny) I told that little bunny to stop.signwithme. blues. drink your milk and I will say hooray! Directions: As you sing the song above to the children. Drink. soft rock. drink it everyday. etc.
Language Development: I Saw A Little Bunny Poem I saw a little bunny go hop. drink your milk. country. stop. drink. every time you say the word milk. Need help with the milk sign? Click the link below to see the hand movements for the milk sign. http://www. each time you sing
.asp Song/Rhyme: Drink Your Milk Tune to: “Row. (Point finger like saying no) He wiggled his ears and he wiggled his nose (Point to ears then nose) And then he hopped right over my toes! (Hop bunny over your toes)
Directions: Sit on the floor and hold up a stuffed animal bunny and then put the bunny on the floor (ground) and move it around like he is hopping as you recite the poem above. row your boat” Drink. to help to teach it to the infants.
Sign Language: Milk Show children the sign for milk. open and close your fist like your milking a cow. Play the music softly throughout the day in the background and it would be nice to play it quietly during naptime also to help the children settle down to go to sleep and keep them sleeping with a soft back ground noise. try to select some different types of music to play for the children. such as.com/002_browse_signs. classical.music to play for the babies. hop. row. hop.
as it could cause a choking or strangulation hazard. supervise baby with this activity. Hang the bunny from the ceiling.
Play Time: Bunny Tails You will need: Large Bunny Picture Card Stock Paper (red) Jumbo Sized Pom-poms Magnetic Tape Large Plastic or Metal Jar Covers (no sharp edges) Hot glue large pom-poms onto large plastic or metal jar covers and put long strips of magnetic tape onto the backs of the jar covers. Print out the bunny file onto red card stock paper and cover with clear contact paper and then
. do not give the ribbon to baby to play with.
Exercise: Reach For Bunny Print out the bunny picture on cardstock paper and laminate or cover with clear contact paper to make it durable.
Safety note: Supervise baby with the bunny and the ribbon.
Optional: Lay baby on a soft thick mat on his belly and place a stuffed animal bunny just out of his reach and try to get baby to reach for the bunny. You will need a piece of ribbon and then hole punch a hole into the top of the bunny picture and tie a sturdy knot to the bunny. Attach the ribbon to the hook and hang the bunny picture down so baby can see the bunny and bat at it and try to grasp it. Place baby on his back on the floor or into a seat where he can sit up.the word “milk” use the sign for milk as you sing the song above. You will need a hook and have it securely fashioned to the ceiling (a hook like you would hang a hanging plant on).
Place about a tablespoon of the pureed carrots into the center of the high chair tray and let baby have fun painting his tray. Let baby feel the large pom-pom inside the large jar cover.tape the picture to the pan or place a large strip of magnetic tape (purchase the wide magnetic tape) to the back of the bunny and stick onto a metal pan. Put today’s materials away when babies are not being closely supervised with them. and supervise baby at all times with the materials. Put babies in their high chairs and roll up sleeves and put large bibs onto babies and you will need pureed baby food carrots. always check everything you’re using in a choke tube.
Safety Note: Make sure the pom-poms are securely fashioned to the large jar covers. Make sure everything you’re using is not too small for the baby’s to choke on. Stick on two or three of the bunny tails (jar covers) anywhere on the pan and hold up the pan for baby. point out the color of the pom-pom. tray and floor. Repeat with each baby in your group.
. when he is done. After baby removes all the bunny tails (jar covers) from the metal pan. Or you can purchase a small magnetic board about 12 X 12 inches or bigger and attach it to a big sturdy box and sit baby on your lap in front of the box in front of the magnetic board attached to the box. wash up baby. large bibs and pureed baby carrots. teacher can put them back on and let baby remove them again.
Activity: Sit baby in your lap or place him into an infant seat and hold up the metal pan in front of baby and show him how to reach over and pull off one of the bunny tails.
Sensory/Learning Time: Painting With Carrots You will need high chairs. as the magnetic tape could fall off or get pulled off.
Stay away from the spine.
Song/Rhyme: Did You Ever See A Bunny? Tune to: “Did You Ever See A Lassie” Did you ever see a bunny. a bunny. Always use a gentle touch and look to see if baby is enjoying it or not.
Please Note: Babies enjoy being read to in a loving voice while looking into your eyes. soft spot on head. then stop the massage and try again later. Alternate each leg. repeat several times. stopping at baby’s ankle. heart. However you need to keep baby safe during massage by not massaging to hard. If baby is crying or not relaxing then try talking to baby to get her attention to what you are doing and try to get her to relax and enjoy the message. Babies actually thrive and learn from listening to poetry and nursery rhymes. eyes and throat. So please read a lot to the babies in your care! Anytime you talk. Did you ever see a bunny hop this way and that?
Directions: You will need a stuff animal bunny and hold him and move him around like he is hopping as you sing the song above. apply a gentle “squeezing” down the length baby’s leg. if this doesn’t work and baby still seems upset. starting at baby’s thigh.Massage: Squeezing Legs Using both hands. sing or do other activities with the babies in your care you are providing them with “Quality Care”.
KEEP IN MIND AT ALL TIMES: Infant Massage should be a very relaxing time for baby. a bunny Did you ever see a bunny hop this way and that? Hop this way and that way and this way and that. hold.
Blue Bunny & Pink Bunny