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Leisure Holiday Reading

Leisure Holiday Reading

Hello Friends! For Fun Friday this week we will be practicing our leisure reading skills. The story we will be reading is, "Pig The Elf," by Aaron Blabey. In this video I read aloud, "Pig The Elf," and pair it with some cute scenes of my own "Pig The Pug." For this Leisure Task this week all you will need is: A quiet place to listen.  A comfortable place to sit. Listening ears. I hope this inspires you to take some time to enjoy a book during your leisure time this holiday season. Reading is great for your brain and...

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Fun Friday Leisure Skills: Stretch & Move

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Fun Friday Leisure Skills: Stretch & Move

It is the last month of the year! Time to get moving! For leisure we will be Stretching and Fitness today :) How to Prepare: Make sure you are wearing comfortable clothing. Exercise wear recommended.  In this video we will go through the following routine: Warm Up - Stretching Breathing Arms Upper Body Lower Body Work Out - TABATA 8 Rounds :20 sec on / :10 sec off Run in Place Crab Walks Jumping Jacks Bear Crawls Grab your tennis shoes, some water, and a good attitude and let's MOVE!  

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November Leisure Skills: Thanksgiving Placemats

November Leisure Skills: Thanksgiving Placemats

Hello friends, Let's get ready for Thanksgiving and spread some joy! For our leisure skill this week we will be making Thanksgiving Placemats! The materials you will need are: Blank Paper Markers/ Colored Pencils/ Crayons/ etc. Optional: glue, glitter, stickers, etc In this video I will go over how to make: A Placemat for a specific person. A Gratitude/Thankful Placemat. A Hand Turkey Placemat.  Follow along and create a placemat of your liking :) OR find free templates online to print, Hallmark.com: Here 

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November Leisure Skills: Fall Trail Mix

November Leisure Skills: Fall Trail Mix

Let's cook up something yummy to share with our friends and family!This week we will be making an easy snack together.... Fall Trail Mix! The materials you will need are:-Chex Cereal-Bugles-Pretzels-Reese's Pieces-Chocolate Chips-Butter-Brown Sugar-VanillaIn this video I will go over:1-Materials Needed to Make Trail Mix.2-Visual Steps to Make Trail Mix.3-Taste Test of Our Snack!The recipe featured in this video is from Accessible Chef. Check them out they are amazing and have a huge variety of visual recipes for all ages! Click Here to find the visual recipe for this week-----> Fall Trail Mix

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November Leisure Skills: Scavenger Hunt

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November Leisure Skills: Scavenger Hunt

A new month, new weather, new season, let's get ready to explore! For our first week of November for Fun Friday will be going on a.....WALK! YAY! We will be going on a Scavenger Hunt and walking around our neighborhood. The 3 "To Do's" before you start this Scavenger Hunt: Review Your Fall Scavenger Hunt List -----> FIND IT HERE.  Plan A Safe Walking Route Wear Comfortable Clothes Take a chance to get out this weekend and get some fresh year! Happy "hunting!"

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