Let’s Learn About Groundhog Day
Sunday, Feb 2, 2020
11:00am – 1:00pm
Groundhog Day at Pretend City
Celebrate with Punxsutawney Phil and learn about Groundhog Day at Pretend City! Together we will find out if we have a long winter or an early spring. We will also be learning why Americans celebrate this unique holiday.
Purpose Behind the Play: Concept Development, healthy habits, number concepts, language development,
- Smart Art (in the Art Studio): Groundhog Puppet > Time to make your very own textured woodchuck at the art studio. Join us in the Art Studio today as we create a Punxsutawney Phil puppet using brown paper bags. Use your new pet to help decide whether we will have a long winter or early spring.
- Simple Science (11:30a): Why is the Weather Changing?> Time to explore the weather and seasons! Local weather researchers will join to explain why there are weather changes and create seasons
- Simple Science (3:00 pm): Animal Shadows> What animal is it? Let’s explore animal shadows using light and creating hand puppets.
Pretend City Children’s Museum