Our one thing for this school year was art. We unfortunately haven’t done nearly enough so what better way to get some in that to make it our morning basket theme?
So, our May Morning Basket will be all about art and artists!
The four main catergories of things that we include in our morning basket each month are read alouds, madlibs and/or trivia, hands-on activities, and games. The main reason we include these are because they are Emily’s favorite things and I find I like to start our day by connecting and filling her love tank.
Each morning (or whatever time we start our homeschool day) she enjoys the hands-on activities while I read aloud, then we do either a mad lib or some trivia, and we finish our morning basket time by playing a game together. What’s in this basket might look like a lot but chipping away at it every day for a month normally ensures we will get to enjoy it all.
May’s Art & Artist Morning Basket Choices…
The Chalk Box Kid
The Paint Brush Kid
A Child’s Introduction to Art
Lives of Artists
The Usborne Book of Famous Artists
Usborne The Children’s Book of Art
Vincent’s Starry Night and Other Stories
That’s a Job? I Like Art…What Jobs Are There?
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