We always begin our preschool Coop class with a sensory table. Today's was a Valentine's Day theme to go along with the topic of love.
I used 2 bags of cotton balls, colored pom poms, hearts and heart shaped cookie cutters from the Dollar Store, tongs, red shredded paper I had lying around and Valentine-theme take-out boxes.
Here is the lesson plan that I revised for Coop:
Take home gift for parents:
I just cut out the children's handprints and pasted them onto framed cardstock. Glue 2 fingers down. Then I added the "I love you" that the kids colored.
Here's the I Love You template:
The books I added to the curriculum were: