Cooling Off With a Seashore Theme!
I finally found someone small enough to fit into the grass skirt I purchased from the bargain bin! We got a little silly with Hawaiian tunes and lais. A few of us got into the Hawaiian spirit with our "hang loose" gesture. However we ended up with some confusion since we had some UT Longhorn and Houston Texans fans in the bunch.
Shells and Starfish
We explored the textures and sounds of the giant conch and starfish.
For 20+ years children have called it the Magic Quilt. They've danced and pretended all over these colorful squares. I've dragged it to schools, shelters and studios where children have climbed on top to hear Magic Quilt Stories and to act them out.