C for Colors, Caterpillar and Circle
We’ll review A and B and introduce the letter C. We’ll experiment with colors ( primary and secondary ) and begin to recognize and learn color words.
We’ll practice writing Cs and numbers 1,2 and 3.
Using colorful pompoms, we’ll work on counting (1- 15 ) and sorting and patterning. We’ll make name “constellations” with bright gold and silver stars.
For science, we’ll make our own weather booklets and work together to prepare, observe and describe liquids that don’t mix!
Students will join the PreK 4s in all activities planned and also have these lessons as well:
We’ll make a healthy snack with bananas and granola using measuring and counting skills.
We’ll make ” word family ” caterpillars (- at and -op).
We’ll have a lesson on beginning sounds (B, C and D), matching the sounds to items in our room.
Using connecting blocks we’ll learn about syllables and then do a syllable search (1-, 2- and 3 – letter words).
Theme – Lets be friends/lets share
This week we will focus on learning to say” please” and”thank you”, listen and sit still during story time.
We will continue to practice taking turns through various games and activities.
Each child will draw a picture of their friend.
English – We are working on letter “C” and its sound, naming as many “C” words as we can.
We are continuing to learn nursery rhymes- “Three Blind Mice”, “Humpty Dumpty” and “Hickory Dickory Dock”
Math – We will be sorting by size. We will be counting 1-10.
We will be continuing to learn the days of the week.
“No more monkeys jumping on the bed” Eileen Christelow
“The Very Hungry Caterpillar” Eric Carle
Circle Time Activities – “C” words, color match, shape match, number maths and days of the week. We will read at least one story each day.
We will make a caterpillar from circles and a paper plate cat to link with “C”.
Health – Encouraging washing of hands when using the bathroom.
Next week we will be learning about the letter B. Projects for the week will include a color review and some letter B projects. We will continue learning many new songs, the months of the year and days of the week.