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Back to School Brunch

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For many school is already back in session. We still one more week of summer fun. Hard to believe it is already August. To help get the kids into the spirit of  regular bedtimes, early morning wake up calls and homework throw a back-to-school brunch.

The Spread:
Pancakes
Muffins
Bagels
Eggs
Cream Cheese
Yogurt
Bacon or sausage
Fruit
Milk
OJ

Decorations:
-Hang a pennant banner made from paper or fabric.
-Butcher paper table cloth to color and draw on.
-Yellow, red and/or blue plates, cups and silverware.

Activities:
-Science Project
-Play games: Play Red Rover, Freeze tag or Kickball.
-Don’t Miss the Bus Race: pack a lunch, grab homework, collect milk money from mom, put it all in their backpack and hop on the bus.
-Organize their backpacks so they are all ready for school. Have everyone bring their school supplies. Decorate book covers and binders. Swap supplies.
-Scavenger Hunt.
-Show and Tell: Invite guests to bring something to show what they did over the summer break.
-Make play-dough.
-Make book marks.