And the Buzzword is… TRANSFORMDefinition: To change completely in composition, structure, or character
Join in the fun with these Buzzword activities from the Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre, Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy, Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh and the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust.
Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre
Join us in singing the Buzzword song, reading and dancing the story, and making your own butterfly wings. To participate with the video see it below.
Join Buzzword Pittsburgh and Hope Academy for a Creative Movement class on Tuesday nights from 6:30-7 p.m.! This virtual class will be held on Zoom, and is geared towards Buzzword-aged kids and their families.
Classes will be inspired by the Buzzword boxes you receive, and will feature singing, dancing and crafting! There will also be opportunities to meet outdoors occasionally for special events.
To register, use the QR code below, or visit cathedralofhope.org/uncategorize
Classes are FREE for Buzzword families. Just select the "Scholarship" option on the registration page.
Pittsburgh Cultural Trust
Join Ms. Celeta and the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust in singing the Grow-Flow-High chant and do a creative movement experience that reflects the caterpillar, cocoon and butterfly. Now it’s your turn to dance like a caterpillar, become a ball like a cocoon or fly like a butterfly.
Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy
Imagine what it looks like to transform from a caterpillar into a butterfly. Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy provided this diagram for you to explore and create your own metamorphosis life cycle.
Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh
Follow the instructions provided by the Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh to create a butterfly. Try to make it as colorful as possible.
The Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh developed the following list of books for pre-k students that will help children explore the word TRANSFORM. Visit carnegielibrary.org to sign up for a free library card.
A Butterfly Is Patient by Dianna Aston
Caterpillar to Butterfly by Frances Barry
The Dumpster Diver by Janet S. Wong
Owly & Wormy, Friends All Aflutter by Andy Runton
Perfect Square by Michael Hall
Rotten Pumpkin by David M. Schwartz
Take Away the A by Michaël Escoffier
Sofia Valdez, Future Prez by Andrea Beaty
Waiting for Wings by Lois Ehlert