Our second letter and Fairy Tale combination was “Jumping Mouse” -a Native People’s legend, a version of which can be read here. We continued with the three-fold process:
Artistic Digestion (another led drawing):
Can you find the letter in the drawing? Mine makes it a little more obvious:
Atticus was very, very eager to do the drawing and find the letter, which he easily found:
And our verse:
“Journey afar,” he heard a voice calling,
“Joy awaits in a far-off land.
Jump over desert, jump over mountain,
Jumping Mouse, jump as high as you can.”
(verse from Enki Education)
I made the forest paths smaller, but not small enough for the whole verse. As you can see, Atticus is still interspersing a lot of capital letters within the verse. Watching him perform the copywork is pretty amazing. It clearly challenges him in different ways. I am glad he is still enjoying it!