Thanksgiving


Prek 4 ( Jennifer Ward ) 

Thanksgiving is only a few days away!!!!I just want you all to know I am so thankful for your children in my class. They truly brighten my day EVERY single time I walk in the classroom!! Thank you for sharing them with Hope and myself :)I hope everyone has a WONDERFUL Thanksgiving!! We have been doing AMAZING with our food donation drive. I have made three trips already to the church to drop off the donations!!! Please continue to bring in your donations until November 30th.

Theme Of The Week:
– Thanksgiving

Letter Of The Week:
– Due to the short week, we will continue to review letters A-H

Books We Will Be Reading:
– “10 Fat Turkeys.”
– “Thanksgiving At Our House.”
– “Twas The Night Before Thanksgiving.”

Songs We Will Be Singing:
– The Turkey Trot

– Hello Mr. Turkey

– Five Little Turkeys

Projects And Activities:
– Letters A-H review worksheets

– A Turkey Hat

– A Turkey Thankful Picture

– A Turkey Costume 🙂

Prek 3 ( Adele Leeds / Michele Zinicola) 

We’ll finish our F and G pages in our alphabet book and review letters A-G.
With candy corn we’ll count, sort and review numbers 1-5.
We’ll make paper plate turkeys and have a Thanksgiving “feast”: fruit, vegetables and cornbread!
We’ll read:

The Story of Thanksgiving
The Night Before Thanksgiving ( Natasha Wing )
Happy Thanksgiving, Curious George!

Happy Thanksgiving!

Prek 2 ( Nellie Westpy ) 
Due to the abbreviated week we only have two full days of school and Wednesday is a half-day dismissing at 11:45 AM so we will only be doing review of letters a through G that we have covered thus far . We will also be covering review of shapes, letters and numbers one through 10 this coming week.

Happy Thanksgiving to you all!

Feelings

Prek 4 ( Jennifer Ward ) 
We have started our holiday food and winter clothing drive at School!! Please considering donating to help those in need 🙂

Weekly Theme:
– Feelings

Letter Of The Week:
– Reviewing Letters A-H

Books We Will Be Reading:
– “Happy Dog.”
– “Bad Dog, Marley.”
– “The Grouchy Ladybug.”
– “How About A Hug.”
– “Leave Me Alone.”

Songs We Will Be Singing:
– If You’re Happy And You Know It
– Any Way I Feel
– I Have Feelings

– These Are Some Emotions
– Smile Poem

Projects And Activities:
– Practice Matching Upper And Lowercase Letters Together
– Letters A-H Matching Worksheets
– Emoji Plates With Feelings
– Family Handprint Poster
– Drawing How We Feel At School

– Free Art On Painting What Makes Us Happy
– Making Emotion Sticks

Prek 3 ( Adele Leeds / Michele Zinicola )
This week’s letter is G. With red and green grapes, we’ll count (1-5) and make sets.
With a purple stamper, we’ll make bunches of grapes!
We’ll explore our G box and identify objects that begin with the letter G.
With colorful feathers we’ll review colors and make our classroom turkey!
We’ll talk about thankfulness and how our families celebrate Thanksgiving.
We’ll read these books:
Happy Thanksgiving Biscuit
The 12 Days of Thanksgiving
Pete the Cat The First Thanksgiving
One Big Turkey

The children are doing a great job practicing for our holiday show— December 7!

Prek 2 ( Nellie Westpy ) 
Letter of the week: J

Some books will be reading:
Sheep in a jeep by Nancy Shaw
Jam sandwich by John Furman
Jump by Scott Fisher

Some projects we will be doing:
Jellyfish From paper plate
J with jellybeans
Jelly sandwiches

Math skill: sorting jelly beans by color and grouping them

Family


Prek 4 ( Jennifer Ward ) 

I cannot believe that it is already November!!! We have started to practice for our Christmas show which again is December 7th!!!! ****We are going to start collecting non-perishable food items at Little Promises. We will be donating the food to a local food pantry in Randolph 🙂 Food donations can be brought in anytime for collection. If you have any questions at all please contact Jenny:) Thank you so much!!!!

Theme Of The Week:
– Family

Letter Of The Week:
– Letter “Hh”

Books We Will Be Reading:
– “Just Me And My Dad.”
– “Bye, Bye Mom And Dad.”
– “Just Me And My Little Sister.”
– “Just Me And My Little Brother.”
– “Just Grandpa And Me.”

Songs and/or Poems We Will Be Singing:
– Families Are All Different
– See My Family
– Family Song
– Here Is My Family
– Family Poem

Projects And Activities:
– Letter “Hh” Worksheets
– Letter “Hh” Alphabet Page
– Letter “Hh” Workbook Page
– Making A Family Tree
– Drawing Pictures Of Our Families
– Cutting Out The Letter “F” And What We Love About Our Families

Spanish:
– Numbers 1-20

Prek 3 ( Adele Leeds )

We’ll finish our letter F projects and explore our F box!
We’ll make Fall name trees ( the children are doing a great job recognizing their names and their friends’ names ).

We’ll learn this poem:

November

Leaves are falling,
Winter’s calling
We are thankful
For our friends
NOVE-M-BER
It’s November once again!

Science: Apple science experiment— We’ll find out how different liquids affect apples!

Prek 2 ( Nellie Westpy ) 
Letter of the week: I

Some projects we will be doing:
Ice cream prints
Letter I with insects
Igloo picture

Some books we will be reading:
Inside outside by Janne Bernstein
Inch by inch by Leo Leoni
Building an igloo buy Ulie seltzer

Please note this is an abbreviated week since we will be closed for teacher conference/training on Thursday and Friday. Please mark your calendar‘s accordingly and we’ll we will try our best to cover everything in a few days we are there.