Virtual Little Explorers with Ms. Pepper Online
Hosted by Cape Fear Museum: Join us each Friday morning on FACEBOOK at 10 AM for a virtual Little Explorers program with Ms. Pepper. Music, song and dance, games and more!
October 9: Let’s Go to the Dentist!
Tag along with Ms. Pepper as she visits her dentist for a teeth check-up and cleaning. View x-rays to see how teeth grow. Can you name whose smile this is? Sing If You’re Happy and You Know It with Ms. Pepper!
October 16: Trees and Me
Help Ms. Pepper identify the parts of a tree. Explore the difference between evergreen and deciduous trees by looking at their leaves. Discover how to read a tree’s life story with a tree cookie (you can’t eat it!).
October 23: Community Helpers - Firefighters
October is Fire Prevention Month. Go with Ms. Pepper to the fire department to meet some real-life firefighters, see what equipment they use and explore the firetrucks. Go on a virtual scavenger hunt to identify signs of fire safety in the museum. Learn how to make fire safety plans for your family.
October 30: Pumpkin Party!
Discover the parts of a pumpkin, including the gooey inside! Practice your ordinal numbers by lining up the pumpkins first to last. Follow Ms. Pepper on a virtual pumpkin treasure hunt through Museum Park. Can we find all the pumpkins?
November 6: Fly Away!
Discover the physics of flight to see how airplanes and helicopters fly. Explore flying animals and insects. Sing and dance the Airplane Song with Ms. Pepper. Where will we land?
November 13: World Kindness Day
Little Explorers are strong, smart and especially kind! Discover how people of all ages can make the world a better place with caring, respect, inclusiveness and responsibility. Sing Three Kind Mice with Ms. Pepper!
November 20: Turkey Day
Meet Albuquerque the Turkey to explore turkey anatomy. Do you have a wattle or a snood? See how to make a potato turkey at home. Do the turkey dance with Ms. Pepper!
November 27: Mission to Mars
November 28 is Red Planet Day. Where is Mars and what is it like? Challenge your skills to see if you qualify to be one of the first humans to live on Mars.