Hello K1 Families,
Next week we begin OWL unit 5, Shadows and Reflections. Centers for next week:
Art Center--Reflective Paper Collages: Creates two-dimensional artwork. Builds finger dexterity and uses thumb/forefinger in pincer grasp. Explores and experiments with dry media to create artwork. Children use reflective and non-reflective paper to create a collage.
Science Center--Looking for Reflections in Bubbles: Observes and explores materials in the environment. Investigates and describes states of matter. Performs tasks that require fine-muscle control.
Block Center--Using Flashlights to Create Shadows: Interacts with others appropriately by cooperating, helping, sharing. Uses language to develop and maintain relationships. Explores spatial relationships. Children will build various structures and use flashlights to create shadows.
Writing Center--Blank Books and Writing Tools: Writes for many purposes. Indicates own writing or pretend writing conveys meaning. Creates original artwork to express thoughts, feeling and energy. Children will write and draw freely in their blank books.
OWL Books: Play With Me, Raccoon on His Own and Clap Your Hands
OWL Songs: Open Shut Them, Looby Loo, Clap Your Hands, Apples and Bananas, Come On and Join in the Game and If You're Happy.
OWL Poems: Five Little Fishies, My Big Balloon, Windshield Wiper, Ten Little Fingers, Hands and The Little Turtle.
Religion: Thank You God For Light from our religion book, I Am Special
Letter of the Week: Tt
Number of the Week: 8
Personal Safety Curriculum: Lesson Three: Fire Safety
Tuesday: Religion and Music
Thursday: Library with Ms. Teresa
Friday: Show and Tell for the Letter Tt and TAG DAY--Notice went home in the Wednesday communication folder of the items needed for C.O.P.E. (Communities Offer Practical Encouragement).
Reminders: No School on Friday, March 25th Good Friday and Monday, March 28th Easter Monday.
Have a good weekend,
Mrs. Barbuto and Mrs. Powers