Hello K1 Families,
April is quickly coming to an end and the month of May is a busy one. Please see the following dates; more information on all activities will be coming soon. Enjoy April vacation; April 18-22, we will see you all on April 25th.
May 4th--Art Show
May 5th--Ascension Thursday and Grandparents Day
May 6th--Early Dismissal Day
May 11th--Spring Concert
We are on OWL, Unit 6 --Things That Grow. Centers for the week of April 29th are:
Art Center--Printing with Vegetables--Children will explore and experiment with wet media to create artwork, they will explore the use of patterns and symmetry in artwork and experiment with basic shapes and lines in artwork. Children will use a variety of vegetables to paint.
Science Center--Categorizing Seeds--Compares materials using appropriate language. Compares the characteristics of a wide variety of seeds. Sorts objects into subgroups that vary by one or two attributes.
Math Center--How Long--Can You Dig It--Children learn to directly compare objects of the same and different lengths. Children use comparative terms to describe the length of objects. Children will use inch worm rulers to measure a variety of objects.
Fine Motor--Scissor Skills-- Children will work to strengthen their skills using scissors. Children will cut scraps of paper into the sensory table.
OWL Books--The Ugly Vegetables, The Lion and the Little Red Bird, Clap Your Hands and Bringing the Rain to Kapiti Plain.
OWL Songs--Down By the Bay, Looby Loo, The Wheels on the Bus, Apples and Bananas, I'm a Little Tea Pot, Barnyard Song and Head and Shoulders, Knees and Toes.
OWL Poems--Buttercups and Daisies, My Shadow, Raindrops, Cloud, Mix a Pancake and the Little Turtle.
Religion--I Can Help from I Am Special
Letter of the Week--Xx
Number of the Week--11
Tuesday--Religion, Music and Latin and Greek Roots Challenge, introduce new roots,pon, pos and posit=place, put, lay.
Wednesday--Gym and Personal Safety Curriculum Lesson 7--Getting Permission Before Accepting Gifts.
Thursday--Library with Ms. Teresa
Friday--Show and Tell for letter Xx
Have a great vacation!
Mrs. Powers and Mrs. Barbuto