August and September 2017 curriculum
Welcome to preschool! We are looking forward to a fun year full of learning and friendships!
All of August and September weeks : we will be getting to know each other, learning rules and routines and transitioning from home to school.
SHARE AND TELL is every Wednesday and Thursday! Please bring something to share with your classmates. ALSO PLEASE SEND IN A FAMILY PICTURE for our tree. We are building a family tree for everyone to enjoy! We would like any type of picture with the child and their family together.
PLEASE LABEL all of your child’s things with their name. This includes snacks, lunches, coats, hats,shoes and share and tell items! We are small and we tend to forget what we wore or brought sometimes.
BIRTHDAYS: we are celebrating on their birthday or close to it. You may send in a prepackaged treat, nothing with peanuts or peanut butter please. Packages of crackers, fruit snacks, little Debbie snacks or even stickers are some suggestions. We will sing , get a crown and celebrate during circle time. This is just for them and their classmates. Next year they will have student of the day in pre k.
August 21-Sept.1 :getting acquainted. Learning the rules and routine of the school. Playing friendship and sharing games. Lots of singing and dancing! Play, play play!
Coloring pages and learning about each other.
Sept. 4-8: (closed on the 4th)
Letter Aa, apples, alligators and animals. We will cut out the letter A, learn the sound and sign for it, and many words that begin with it. Lots of fun Apple stories and art too! Talking about where apples grow and how they grow, apple painting and cutting. We will learn about mammals too. Where they live and what distinguishes a mammal from other animals.
Sept. 11-15: Letter Bb week, bubbles, bears and baby animals. Bring your favorite Teddy bear or baby doll for share and tell on Weds. And Thurs., they can eat snack with you! We will be making bees and lacing bears and balls. We will play catching games with the ball, blow bubbles and much more! We will also match baby animals to their mothers and fathers and learn their different names.
Sept. 18-22: letter Cc, caterpillars, Pete the Cat( our favorite!) and cookie monsters! We will be tasting apples this week too! Picture day is the 20th and 21st . If you come both days class pictures will be on the 20th and so will your regular pictures. You will not have any on the 21rst. Pictures are taken in the morning only. If you are an afternoon student you need to come in the morning. Please call the school to let us know which morning you will be here or send a note in your book bag.
Sept. 25-29: letter Dd. dinosaurs galore! Coloring, cutting, reading, playing with tons of Dino’s ! We will touch on some other Letter D items such a dogs and donuts! Yum!
Bring your favorite dinosaur or dog for share and tell this week too!