Dr. Seuss


Prek 4 ( Jennifer Ward )

We will have show and tell on Tuesday Letter “Ss.” Please remember to update your child’s extra clothes at school. 🙂

Weekly Theme:
– Dr. Seuss

Letter Of The Week:
– Letter “S”

Books We Will Be Reading:
– “Green Eggs And Ham.”
– “One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish.”
– “Cat In The Hat.”
– “Fox In Socks.”
– “ A, B, C.”

– Songs We Will Be Singing:
– The Cat In The Hat
– Seuss-O
– Eekk!
– Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss

Projects And Activities:
– Letter “S” Workbook Page
– Letter “S” Alphabet Page
– Letter “S” Worksheets
– Put Me In The Zoo
– Cat In The Hat Mask
– Horton Hears A Who
– Red Fish, Blue Fish
– Green Eggs And Ham

Spanish:
– Vegetables

Prek 3 ( Adele Leeds / Michele Zinicola )
We are celebrating Dr. Seuss’s birthday this week! We’ll read Green Eggs and Ham, The Cat in the Hat, One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish and Hop on Pop.
We’ll have a special green eggs and ham breakfast ( Monday ) , make cats in hats
and sort, count and graph with red fish and blue fish.

This week’s letter is S. We’ll practice the S sound, identify S words and practice writing Ss, sixes and sevens.
We’ll sort and count colorful spiders and silly socks!
We’ll make letter S snowmen and spiders!
We’ll practice cutting with safety scissors.
At circle time we’ll talk about syllables and clap out the parts ( syllables ) of our names and the names of all things in our classroom!
Weather permitting we’ll play outside!

Black History (Famous People)


Prek 4 ( Jennifer Ward )

We will be having show and tell on Tuesday Letter “R.” So proud of the class learning to write their first and last names by memory!! 🙂 Also, with learning their names, birthday, phone numbers and address!!! Each One Of Them Have Made Me So Proud!!! Thank You To All The Parents For Your Help With This! 🙂

Theme Of The Week:
– Black History (Famous People)

Letter Of The Week:
– Letter “R”

Books We Will Be Reading:
– “Martin Luther King Jr. Day”
– “Rosa”
– “Coretta Scott”
– “I Am Jackie Robinson”
– “Sit-In”

Songs We Will Be Doing:
– Peace
– Freedom, Freedom

Projects And Activities:
– Letter “R” Workbook Page
– Letter “R” Alphabet Page
– Letter “R” Worksheets
– Making A Peace Dove
– Making A Handprint Collage
– Making A Peace Sign
– Making A Heart With Handprints
– Making A Rosa Parks School Bus
– We Will Also Be Doing An Experiment With A Brown Egg And A White Egg To Show How We   Can Look Different On The Outside But We Are All The Same On The Inside 🙂

Prek 3 ( Adele Leeds / Michele Zinicola )

This week’s letter is R. We’ll make rockets ( numbers 1-10 ) and play rainbow math ( one-to-one correspondence ( numbers 1-10 ).
We’ll make an edible rainy day — bananas and raisins!
At circle time, we’ll play “Is it Real?” — distinguishing real from make believe using fairy tale characters— and practice our rhyming skills with a “ rhyming basket “and easy number rhymes.
Show and Tell is Thursday 2/27 and Friday 2/28. Please ask your child to share something beginning with either letters  P, Q or R.

Sincerely,
Nellie WestpyLittle Promises Academy | nellie.westpy@littlepromisesacademy.com

Healthy Teeth


Prek 4 ( Jennifer Ward )
We are closed on Monday due to Presidents day. We will be reviewing our letters A-Q this week so there is no show and tell. We are having a visit from the dentist on Wednesday before our Valentine’s Day party. Our Valentine’s Day Party will be on Wednesday 10:30-11:30.

Theme Of The Week:

– Healthy Teeth

Letter Of The Week:

– Review Letters A-Q

Books We Will Be Reading:

– “Valentine Mice.”

– “Foxy In Love.”

– “Food For Healthy Teeth.”

– “Your Teeth.”

– “Brushing Well.”

Songs We Will Be Singing:

– Did You Brush?

– Healthy teeth

– If You’re Happy And You Know It Give A Smile

– Got My Toothbrush, Got My Brush

Projects And Activities:

– Letter Review Worksheets

– Making A Lovebug

– Making A Healthy Tooth

– Making A Non Healthy Tooth

– Making A “Big” Smile

Prek 3 ( Adele Leeds )
This week’s letter is Q. We’ll paint Qs with Q-tips and make edible “quilts”with colorful cereal and queens with crowns that sparkle!
At circle time we’ll talk about questions ( with our question box ) and how using them helps us to learn.
With red handprints we’ll create a beautiful winter picture.
We’ll read Snowmen at Night ( Caralyn Buchner ) and learn this poem

Snowmen
Snowmen, snowmen
Round and white
I wonder what
You do at night
Snowmen, snowmen
Let’s have some fun
Before you melt
In the morning sun!

Sincerely,
Nellie WestpyLittle Promises Academy | nellie.westpy@littlepromisesacademy.com

Valentine’s Day


Prek 4 ( Jennifer Ward )
A few friendly reminders: Our Valentine’s Day party is Wednesday February 19th. We will be doing show and tell on Tuesday for the letter “Q.” 🙂

Weekly Theme:
– Valentine’s Day

Letter Of The Week:
– Letter Q

Books We Will Be Reading:
– “ Olivia And The Perfect Valentine.”
– “Happy Valentine’s Day Gus.”
– “ The Very Special Valentine.”
– “ Pinkalicious (Pink Of Hearts.)”

Songs And Poems:
– I’m A Little Valentine
– I Like Hearts
– My Valentine
– Valentine Pokey

Projects And Readiness:
– Letter Q Workbook Page
– Letter Q Alphabet Page
– Letter Q Worksheets
– Decorating Our Valentine’s Day Bag
– Making “Love Birds”
– I Love You To Pieces Heart
– Making Heart Fish
– Making A Valentine’s Catcus Handprint 🙂

Prek 3 ( Adele Leeds / Michele Zinicola )

School is closed Friday February 14 and Monday February 17 ( Presidents’ Day weekend ).
Miss Sharon will join our class on Monday February 10 and share a science lesson with us. We look forward to Miss Sharon’s visits!
We’ll talk about presidents Washington and Lincoln and make George Washington puppets and Abe Lincoln’s log cabin ( pretzel sticks ). We’ll read Take the Lead, George Washington ( Judith St. George ) and I am Abraham Lincoln ( Brad Meltzer ).
We’ll count and sort with Valentine conversation hearts and graph (#s 1-6) with Valentine heart stickers.

We’ll read The 12 Days of Valentines ( Jenna Lettice ), I Need a Valentine (Harriet Ziefert), Clifford, We Love You ( Norman Bridwell ), Valentine Friends (April Jones Prince) and The Night Before Valentine’s Day ( Natasha Wing ).

Happy Valentine’s Day ❤️

Sincerely,
Nellie WestpyLittle Promises Academy | nellie.westpy@littlepromisesacademy.com

A Healthy Heart



Prek 4 ( Jennifer Ward )
We will be having show and tell on Tuesday for the letter “P.” The children have been doing great writing their first names by memory!!!! This week we will begin writing their last names also!!! 🙂

Weekly Theme:
– A Healthy Heart

Letter Of The Week:
– Letter “P”

Books We Will Be Reading:
– “My Muscles”
– “The Circulatory System”
– “Gregory’s Shadow.”
– “Llama, Llama, Mess, Mess, Mess”
– “Queen Of Hearts”

Songs We Will Be Singing:
– Heart Basics
– 5 Little Hearts
– Heart Poem

Projects And Activities:
– Letter P Workbook Page
– Letter P Worksheets
– Letter P Alphabet Page
– Make A Happy Heart
– Glue Healthy Things Onto A Heart
– Make A Heartbeat Craft
– Make A Heart Using Contact Paper
– Color A Heart And Learn All About The Parts It Uses

Spanish:
– Clothes

Prek 3 ( Adele Leeds, Michele Zinicola )
This week’s letter is P. We’ll make penguins and pink pigs and practice writing Ps.
We’ll snack on fresh pineapple and popcorn!
We’ll play with the parachute and do math and letter puzzles.
Together we’ll make a fruit pizza ( sugar cookies with berries ) and enjoy it for snack!

We’ll learn and illustrate this poem
February Promises
I like February for the
Hints that winter is going away
He seems to whisper in my ear
That soon the birds will sing and play
He tells me to get ready
For warmer days are on the way!