Toddler Sees Twinkle Star

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Domain Association: Language

Age Groups: , , , , ,

You will need:

  • A view of the sunset

Directions

  1. Find a nice place to watch a sunset with your toddler.
  2. Introduce the activity by telling them that the sun going away and the stars are coming out.
  3. At night, together with your toddler, say good night to the sun and sing Twinkle twinkle, little Star
    • Twinkle twinkle little star (waving your fingers in the air)
      How I wonder what you are
      Up above the world so high
      Like a diamond in the sky (make a diamond shape by placing both your thumb and pointer finger together)
      Twinkle, twinkle little star
      How I wonder what you are
      When the blazing sun is gone
      When he nothing shines upon
      Then you show your little light
      Twinkle, twinkle, all the night

      Twinkle, twinkle, little star (waving your fingers in the air)
      How I wonder what you are

Nurture

  • If you sing a lullaby to your toddler in a comforting and attentive way
  • Your toddler will develop more bonding

Explore

  • If you sing "Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star" every-night
  • Your toddler will develop language by hearing and speaking new words

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