The timing of this unit worked out perfectly. We celebrated Veteran's Day and welcomed home Daddy and about 100 other soldiers from a year long tour to Iraq.
LETTER "M" CRAFT
BIBLE STORY: JOSHUA AND THE BATTLE OF JERICHO
Theme: God has shown His Providence in battle throughout history.
We built the city of Jericho out of large blocks. We then reenacted walking around the city once each day for six days, and seven times on the seventh day. The girls pretended to blow a trumpet and destroyed their city.
CRAFT: WELCOME HOME SIGNS
POETRY AND CRAFT: IN FLANDERS FIELDS
You can find a copy of the poem on DLTK's Growing Together. The girls finger painted a Poppy field. "M's" painting is shown below.
BOOKS ON OUR SHELVES:
*Read and Share Toddler Bible - Stories Retold by Gwen Ellis
*The U.S. Army by Michael Benson
*Home Again by Dorinda Williams
*I'm Here For You Now by Janice Im
*Over There by Dorinda Williams
*The U.S. Air Force y Matt Doeden
*H is for Honor by Devin Scillian
*Alpha, Bravo, Charlie by Chris Demarest