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Black History Month:

Thursday, February 20 @ 11:00 am - 3:30 pm

Thursday, February 20: Black History Month

Purpose Behind the Play: Self-Identity, Music and Movement, Literacy

Each Thursday, Pretend City will learn about an influential African American figure in American History. Children will have the opportunity to learn about each figure through stories, songs, art activities, and pictures. Join us every Thursday for a chance to celebrate Black History Month at Pretend City.

Purpose Behind the Play: Music, Dance, Language, Comprehension of Text, Identity of self in Relation to Others, Curiosity and Initiative in Learning

Smart Art (3:00 pm): I Am Special Quilt> Let’s work collaboratively to create a unique quilt piece with the outline of our hand while attaching them together to show the diversity within Pretend City! Join us to add your handprint to our quilt!

Language Lesson (11:30a): I Like Myself! > Children will show pride in who they are while reading the picture book I like myself! Show us how prideful you are of your family and yourself. Let’s burst with energy and self-identity as we go through the journey written by Karen Beaumont.

·Math (3:00p): Same Different> The city is a busy place full of amazing things! Let’s do a tour of our Pretend City and find what we find that’s same and different!

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Fee:    Included with museum admission
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Thursday, February 20
11:00 am - 3:30 pm
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*Activities are subject to change and limited to availability.