have the umbrella have a number on it on a board, hand each kid a few raindrops and then call up the number on the umbrella. say "who has 'one' raindrop" they will come up, find and place it on umbrella w matching number.
Julie Adama posted Paper plate snail craft with tissue paper squares. could also have students design their own snail shell after looking at different kinds of snails! to her -school planning- postboard via the Juxtapost bookmarklet.