Videos

Stay Connected with Dayspring

Check back every week for new videos from your preschool teachers!

~Week of November 30th~

Letter of the Week

Mrs. Squires introduces the letter Ll! 🔠

Movement

Let’s get to know each other!

Follow along as Mrs. Squires goes on a bear hunt!

Science

Mrs. Coughlin makes Rainbow Shaving Cream!

 

Story

Mrs. Hummel reads, “Brave Little Owl”!

Craft

Mrs. Curran makes The Blessing Bracelet.

Materials needed if you’d like to follow along: Pipe cleaner, yellow, red, orange, black, brown, blue, green beads.

Song/Poem

Mrs. Sheffield reads a reindeer poem!

Snack

Mrs. Oberbillig makes a healthy Thanksgiving snack!

What you’ll need to make these healthy treats: Peanut butter (or any other nut butter), pretzels, dried cranberries, cashews, and marshmallows.

Teacher’s Choice

Mrs. Curran tells the story of The Three Billy Goats Gruff

~Week of November 23rd~

Letter of the Week

Mrs. Sheffield introduces the letter Kk! 🔠

Movement

Let’s get to know each other!

Follow along with Mr. Turkey Says with Mrs. Sheffield! 🦃

Science

Mrs. Coughlin makes Rainbow Shaving Cream!

 

Story

Mrs. Ealick reads, “Run, Turkey, Run!

Craft

Mrs. Curran makes The Blessing Bracelet.

Materials needed if you’d like to follow along: Pipe cleaner, yellow, red, orange, black, brown, blue, green beads.

Song/Poem

Mrs. McFarlan talks about Thanksgiving!

Snack

Mrs. Oberbillig makes a healthy Thanksgiving snack!

What you’ll need to make these healthy treats: Peanut butter (or any other nut butter), pretzels, dried cranberries, cashews, and marshmallows.

Teacher’s Choice

Mrs. Hatton makes a Thanksgiving bracelet!

~Week of November 16th~

Letter of the Week

Mrs. Oberbillig and Mrs. Curran introduce letter Jj! 🔠

Movement

Let’s get to know each other!

Follow along with Mr. Turkey Says with Mrs. Sheffield! 🦃

Science

Science time Mrs. Hatton and Mrs. Hummel! 🍿

 

Story

Mrs. Squires reads, ” Cars Galore” by Peter Stein! 🚗

Craft

Make a paper plate turkey with Mrs. Parrott! 🦃

Materials needed if you’d like to follow along: White paper plate, construction paper (brown, orange, red), paint (orange, red, yellow), and googly eyes .

Song/Poem

Zoom Zoom to the Moon with Mrs. Coughlin! 🌙

Snack

Mrs. Oberbillig makes a healthy Thanksgiving snack!

What you’ll need to make these healthy treats: Peanut butter (or any other nut butter), pretzels, dried cranberries, cashews, and marshmallows.

Teacher’s Choice

Make a fun fall craft with Mrs. Hatton and Mrs. Hummel! 🍁

~Week of November 9th~

Letter of the Week

Mrs. Squires introduces letter Ii!

Movement

Let’s get to know each other!

Get moving with Mrs. Parrott!

Science

Mrs. Hatton and Mrs. Hummel make Lava Lamps!

 

Story

Mrs. McFarlan reads, “The Three Little Pigs”!

Craft

Finger Painting with Mrs. McFarlan

Materials needed if you’d like to follow along: A baking sheet or pan, finger paint, paper.

Song/Poem

If You’re Thankful and you Know it with Mrs. Sheffield!

Snack

Mrs. McFarlan makes Bagel Pigs!

What you’ll need to make these healthy treats: Milk, Bagels, Cream Cheese, Strawberries, Raisins or Blueberries, and a Banana

Teacher’s Choice

Mrs. Curran introduces Rhythm Sticks!

~Week of November 2nd~

Letter of the Week

Mrs. Hatton and Mrs. Hummel Introduce Letter Hh!

Movement

Let’s get to know each other!

Get moving with Mrs. Coughlin as she does the Bean Bag Boogie!

Science

Sink or Float?!

 

Story

Mrs. McFarlan reads, “The Big Red Bard”!

Craft

Pumpkin Slime with Mrs. McFarlan

Materials needed if you’d like to follow along: A bowl, Clear Elmer’s Glue, Elmer’s Magical Liquid or Liquid Cornstarch, water, small pumpkin Pie Pumpkin.

Song/Poem

Pumpkins on the Move with Mrs. Hatton and Mrs. Hummel!

Snack

Mrs. Parrott makes no bake Pumpkin Pie Cups!

What you’ll need to make these healthy treats: Pumpkin Puree, Milk, Pumpkin Pie Spice, Graham Crackers, Cool Whip or Whipped Cream, Cinnamon, and Vanilla Pudding Mix

Teacher’s Choice

Mrs. Squires makes a Halloween Craft!

~Week of October 26th~

Letter of the Week

Mrs. Sheffield Introduces Letter Gg!

Movement

Let’s get to know each other!

Mrs. McFarlan and Yoga!

Craft

Watercolor Fall Leaves with Mrs. Squires!

Materials needed if you’d like to follow along: Coffee Filters, markers, spray bottle filled with water, leaves from outside, pencil, and scissors.

Circle Time

Dayspring Scavenger Hunt with Mrs. Coughlin!

Science

Pumpkin Clay with Mrs. Parrott

Materials needed if you’d like to follow along: A bowl, 1 can of pumpkin, Pumpkin Pie Spice, Cornstarch.

Song/Poem

Chocolate Chip Ghost with Mrs. Curran!

Snack

Mrs. Sheffield makes Pizza Muffins and Pizza Rolls!

What you’ll need to make these healthy treats: English Muffins, Mozzarella Cheese, Marinara Sauce, String Cheese, Crescent Rolls

Teacher’s Choice

Mrs. Hummel Makes Marshmallow Structures!

~Week of October 19th~

Letter of the Week

Mrs. O and Mrs. Curran Introduce Letter Ff!

Movement

Let’s get to know each other!

Let’s Play the Halloween card game with Mrs. Parrott!

Craft

Paper Plate Spider’s Web with Mrs. Hummel!

Materials needed if you’d like to follow along: Black Paper Plate, Hole Puncher, String or Yarn, and a Plastic Spider.

Circle Time

Five Little Pumpkins with Mrs. Oberbillig!

Science

Skittle Rainbows with Mrs. Coughlin

Materials needed if you’d like to follow along: Wide and shallow bowl, 1 cup of water bottle, one package of Skittles.

Song

Let’s sing the Spider Song with Mrs. Hummel!

Snack

Mrs. Sheffield makes Pizza Muffins and Pizza Rolls!

What you’ll need to make these healthy treats: English Muffins, Mozzarella Cheese, Marinara Sauce, String Cheese, Crescent Rolls

Story/Poem

Mrs. Parrott reads, “Little Blue Truck’s Halloween” by Jill McElmurry

~Week of October 12th~

Letter of the Week

Mrs. O and Mrs. Curran Introduce Letter Ee!

Movement

Let’s get to know each other!

Let’s do the Crab Crawl with Mrs. Squires!

Craft

Process Art Flowers with Mrs. Coughlin!

Materials needed if you’d like to follow along: Scissors, glue stick, white paper, green paper, 2-3 colors of paint, a paint brush or sponge.

Circle Time

Mrs. Oberbillig reads, “The Enormous Elephant Show” and talks about the letter E.

Science

Skittle Rainbows with Mrs. Coughlin

Materials needed if you’d like to follow along: Wide and shallow bowl, 1 cup of water bottle, one package of Skittles.

Song

Let’s sing with Mrs. McFarlan!

Snack

Mrs. Sheffield makes Pizza Muffins and Pizza Rolls!

What you’ll need to make these healthy treats: English Muffins, Mozzarella Cheese, Marinara Sauce, String Cheese, Crescent Rolls

Story/Poem

Mrs. Ealick reads, “Are you my Mother?” by P.D. Eastman

~Week of October 5th~

Letter of the Week

Mrs. McFarlan Introduces Letter Dd!

Movement

Let’s get to know each other!

Let’s do the Crab Crawl with Mrs. Squires!

Craft

Process Art Flowers with Mrs. Coughlin!

Materials needed if you’d like to follow along: Scissors, glue stick, white paper, green paper, 2-3 colors of paint, a paint brush or sponge.

Circle Time

Mrs. Hatton and Mrs. Hummel talk about Dental Hygiene!

Science

Elephant Toothpaste with Mrs. Hatton and Mrs. Hummel

Materials needed if you’d like to follow along: Shallow bowl or plate, water bottle, peroxide, food coloring, and dish soap.

Song

Mrs. Coughlin sings The Milkshake Song!

Snack

Mrs. Curran makes Banana Sushi Rolls!

What you’ll need to make these healthy treats: A banana, any nut butter, tortillas, nutella, and a butter knife to spread.

Story/Poem

Mrs. Parrott reads, “The Feel Good Book” by Todd Parr

~Week of September 28th~

Letter of the Week

Mrs. O and Mrs. Curran Introduce the Letter Cc!

Movement

Get Moving! How to play balloon tennis with Mrs. Parrott!

Song

Let’s get to know each other!

Sing Along with Mrs. Squires!

Craft

Mrs. Sheffield shares Homemade paint recipes!

Materials needed if you’d like to make any of these recipes: Flour, Salt, Food Coloring, Shaving Cream, Elmer’s White Glue, Box of Jello

Science

Oobleck with Mrs. McFarlan

Materials needed if you’d like to follow along: Cornstarch and water

Circle Time

Circle Time with Mrs. Hatton and Mrs. Hummel – How many letters are in your name?

Snack

Make Peanut Butter Balls with Mrs. Sheffield!

What you’ll need to make these healthy treats: Peanut Butter, Uncooked Oats, Honey, Semi-Sweet Chocolate Chips. (You may use any nut butter you like)

Story/Poem

Mrs. Ealick reads, “Buster” by Denise Fleming

~Week of September 21st~

Letter of the Week

Mrs. Parrott Introduces Letter Bb!

Song

Let’s get to know each other!

Sing Along with Mrs. McFarlan whiles she plays the autoharp!

Craft

Mrs. Sheffield shares Homemade paint recipes!

Materials needed if you’d like to make any of these recipes: Flour, Salt, Food Coloring, Shaving Cream, Elmer’s White Glue, Box of Jello

Science

Erupting Apples with Mrs. Hatton and Mrs. Hummel

Materials needed if you’d like to follow along: Shallow bowl or disposable pan, an apple, liquid food coloring, vinegar, and baking soda

Circle Time

Circle Time with Mrs. Hatton and Mrs. Hummel – 5 Senses Guy

Snack

Make Peanut Butter Balls with Mrs. Sheffield!

What you’ll need to make these healthy treats: Peanut Butter, Uncooked Oats, Honey, Semi-Sweet Chocolate Chips. (You may use any nut butter you like)

Story/Poem

Mrs. Coughlin reads, “I believe I can” by Grace Byers

~Week of September 14th~

Letter of the Week

Mrs. Hatton and Mrs. Hummel Introduce Letter A!

Movement

Let’s get to know each other!

Come on a Get to Know You Scavenger Hunt with Mrs. Coughlin!

Craft

Mrs. Hatton and Mrs. Hummel Make Apple Cores!

Materials needed if you’d like to follow along: Paper Plate, Scissors, Pencil, Markers or Crayons, Stapler or Tape

Science

Magic Milk with Mrs. McFarlan

Materials needed if you’d like to follow along: Shallow bowl or plate, milk (at least 2%), liquid food coloring, dish soap

TBD

Snack

Mrs. Parrot makes Apple Donut Snacks!

What you’ll need to make these healthy treats: An apple, a frosting tip to to cut a whole in the apple slice, cream cheese, and sprinkles.

Story/Poem

Mrs. Squires reads, “My Many Coloured Days” by Dr. Seuss