My Sock Bunny Friends
The Bundle Break Lesson Plan.
In this care learning experience, your child will explore the history of sock animals, discuss friendship and feelings, and build no-sew sock bunny friend or friends.They will learn about different emotions and feelings, learn how to tie bows and various knots, and communicate fun facts about the stuffed animals.Remember, the lesson is meant to be interactive and a conversation with the child. After asking them questions, always pause and wait for their response and reply accordingly.
THE MATERIALS YOU WILL NEED:
Sock or socks if making more than one
Rice or dried beans (adult sock will need about 2 to 2.5 cups, child sock 1-1.5 cup for each bunny you want to make)
Twine or at least 4 rubber bands
Ribbon (used to cover rubber bands and practice knot tying)
Black sharpie or permanent marker if light colored sock or a white paint marker if dark colored sock
QUICK LESSON OUTLINE
Introduction: introduce yourself and ask child about themselves
Start lesson: history of sock animals
Activity: make your own sock bunny
Extra time: learn about other types of knots with videos
End session: takeaways