The kids love this theme, mostly because we cook in class - who doesn't love a mid-day, class made apple snack?! Thanks to Apple Farmer Annie, we sequenced the apple's life cycle & story - then we sequenced the apple's journey from the orchard to the grocery cart.
We made muffins on Thursday:
And applesauce on Friday:
Did you know I have a 2nd career lined up?...Chef! Yeah, I love my littles - they loved the treats so much they told me I "should be a chef," over and over - ha! Well, I think I'll stick to teaching - I practically had to cook those muffins myself...I was praying for that dang oven to work & thank goodness for answered prayers, because I could not handle 22 crying Kinders!
In writing we wrote all about Johnny Appleseed's pioneering contributions. Check out these cuties posing in my mom's yard sale find...a la Johnny Appleseed: