January 21, 2010

stART~Pinkalicious

        
     
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PinkaliciousWe read Pinkalicious by Victoria and Elizabeth Kann. This is one of KJ’s favorite books. In fact, just a few days ago one of the boys asked me to read it to them. So, I guess it is pretty popular with the boys too! Anyhow, it is about a girl who eats one too many pink cupcakes and turns pink. The only way to get back to normal is to eat plenty of green foods. So, in honor of Pinkalicious, KJ made a pink collage. This was perfect because she has been learning about colors!

Here KJ’s pinkalicious collage:

A Story + Art = A Great stART!!

Check our some of the other fun Pinkalicious stuff I found:
 

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  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/16037611751533564456 Confessions Of A Homeschooler

    Pinkalicous, that’s a great idea, my daughters would LOVE it!

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/05295405096806366760 Christina

    My girls LOVE Pinkalicious.
    We read it several times a day.
    Great idea. I’m going to have to give that one a try!

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/00132185749852282347 Debbie

    That sounds like a cute book.

    Love your daughter’s collage!

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/00081982605206256145 Wonder Mom

    Oh my word, like, that’s so, like, girly girly, like, wow, I need to check it out for MY girls! ;0)

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/00339046013754121975 Julie

    I need to check out that book. My daughter LOVES everything Pink!

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/13135626740021266451 Brimful Curiosities

    Great activity for that book because some of the illustrations are collage-like.

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/03531558038661679151 Raising a Happy Child

    As I recall, in the end the little brother was very keen on getting pink too. I have to say – I didn’t like the book at all, and don’t know what the fuss is about. I didn’t like the message that green veggies are disgusting and the girl just HAD to endure them to turn normal again. I was really blah about the book, and daughter didn’t like it either. Of course, it might change when she is 6 :)

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/07961907935822653414 pink and green mama

    So cute!! I need to do this with the Mini-Saurus, her favorite color is PINK and she is getting really good with her scissors. This would be great practice for her. Pinkalicious is a favorite book in our house : )