Hello K1 Families,
Next week K1 will be on week 3 of OWL unit 2 Friends. Centers for next:
Social Studies/Dramatic Play--Setting up the K1 stores. Children will take on various roles, cashier, stock person, customer. Children will engage in dramatic play while taking turns. They will create a simple representation of community.
Writing Center--Children will create shopping lists using cards made from grocery store flyers. Children will know that print carries meaning.
Block Center--Road and Bridge construction--Explores simple tools, becomes aware of the role, responsibility and service provided by community workers. Children construct bridges from blocks using road signs, roads and construction vehicles.
Art Center--Play Dough -- Uses a variety of tools and materials to strengthen hand grasp, flexibility and coordination.
OWL Books--Dandelion, Hooray, a Pinata, Matthew and Tilly, Hush! and Golden Bear.
OWL Songs--The Wheels on the Bus, The More We Get Together, Come On and Join in to the Game, Five Green and Speckled Frogs, Down by the Bay, Six Little Ducks, and Clap Your Hands.
OWL Poems--Mix a Pancake, Five Little Owls in an Old Elm Tree, Five Juicy Apples and Three Little Monkeys.
Letter of the Week--Ii
Tuesday--Religion, I Can Taste from our religion series "I Am Special". Music
Thursday--Library with Ms. Teresa or Spanish with Mrs. Mora
Building Blocks- Listen and Count, Number Jump Game, Compare Game; Students continue to count actions or objects of 1-5 and compare groups to determine whether they have the same number or not.
-School picture make up day, Tuesday, November 22nd.
-There is a Noon dismissal for everyone (NO EXTENDED DAY), Wednesday, November 23rd
-Thanksgiving break, no school- 11/24 and 11/25.
-Thursday, December 1st and Friday December 2nd are both early release days. (12:00 Noon Dismissal) **There will be extended day offered both December 1st and December 2nd. Please sign up in advance of those dates.
Please let us know if you have any questions.
Enjoy the long weekend!
Mrs. Powers and Mrs. Barbuto