Miss Gina's Preschool

​​PRE-K CURRICULUM OCTOBER 2021
We will continue working in centers. Each day there will be a craft, a literacy unit/concept, craft, and learning group. We will offer a variety of experiences, stories, hands on activities, and media resources to go with the themes each week. You may continue practicing and going over the items listed for our parent curriculum. Share and tell always Tuesday and Wednesday
Week1
10/4-8
Cognitive
Emotional
Social
Creative
physical
WEEKLY READER
Weekly overall
Letter Ee, vowel and sounds. Writing and search
Elephants
(the life of)
Real vs. pretend
What is scary? What is real and what is not
Share and tell
Halloween crafts
Elephants
Eels
Fall trees
Autumn
Leaf songs
Outside play
Elephant songs and fun with Elmo
Nocturnal
What does it mean for an animal to be up at night? Solar sight/hearing
concept
Extinct
Empty vs. Full
Nocturnal

Pouring and measuring
Nocturnal tent (what animals are preparing for winter)
Flashlight fun
(using our tent to search for animals and shadows
Shadow art outside and on walls in room

Science
Egg roll/smashing, and floating
What is an egg?
Different foods made from eggs
Charting trees changes outside

No school on Friday, 10/8
Week 2
10/11-15
Letter Ff, writing, learning, sounds and search
Fall/Autumn stories continue
The life of a frog (from tadpole to frog)
5 fish song
Firefighter
Frog dance
Share and tell
Fish, Halloween crafts, frogs, feather project
Dancing fish and frogs
Stop drop and roll practice
Firefighters
(learning about their job and other community helpers)
concept
Safety
Fire safety
Stop drop
practicing

Science
Heavy vs. light
Feathers vs. objects
Where do feathers come from
What feathers do
sorting
Charting trees changes outside

Week 3
10/18-22
Letter Gg
Centers
Fall unit continues.
Leaf games
Math: sequencing colors of leafs
Share and tell
Ghosts, goblins, geese,

Leaf and Halloween dancing fun
Weekly R:
I see a squirrel
(preparing for winter)
Science:/concept
Transparent
How to see small things and what we use
Science scoping fun: bugs and other objects
Leaf rubbing
Halloween fun
(songs, dancing, bingo, and much more)
Taking an Autumn walk and collecting leafs and other autumn items
Week 4
10/25-29
Hh week centers
Halloween fun
Carving pumpkins
Halloween fun
Pumpkin hunt
Halloween crafts
Halloween dancing
What’s inside a pumpkin