Sunday, October 18, 2009

Now I Know My ABC's ~ Yy

It's time for some fun Yy activities!!! We hope you enjoy these! If you are new, you can visit our ABC webpage to find links to any other letters we have done, letters (with books listed) coming up, as well as the PDF of the cover sheet for your ABC notebook!

In My New Yellow Shirt
by Eileen Spinelli

Summary: A boy wears his new yellow shirt and is transformed in his imagination into a duck, a lion, a daffodil, a trumpet, and other things.

Yy is for Yellow

  1. Print out or hand draw the letter Yy.
  2. Have your LO decorate it using yellow crayons.
  3. Paint over with a watered down yellow paint wash.
  4. Cut it out and glue to a piece of construction paper.
  5. Hole punch and add it to your alphabet binder.
Shades of Yellow

You'll Need:

- Yellow paint chip cards {2 of each chip color strip}
- Construction paper
- Envelope
- Glue

To Make:
  1. Pick up paint yellow paint chip cards at your local paint store.
  2. Glue 1 set of cards to construction paper.
  3. Cut the other paint chip card into color strips.
  4. Place the cards in an envelope and have your LO match the correct yellow shades with each other.
  5. Store in your binder.
More Yellow Fun

- Go on a yellow hunt around your house.

- Cut out 2 squares of different yellow fabrics to make texture fabric squares.

- Have your LO cut yellow yarn into pieces and glue it to a 'Y' printout and make a Yy yellow yarn collage.

1 comment:

L2L said...

here is our Y verse: your eye is the lamp of your body. Luke 11:34. Many blessings!!