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Prek 4 ( Jennifer Quartucci )

We hope everyone enjoyed their Thanksgiving.  It’s hard to believe we are getting close to our December holidays; so exciting!

Have your child wear GREEN to school on Wednesday for the letter of the week!

This week’s lessons include:

Introduction to the letter: G

  • We will be rainbow writing on the first day to practice formation.  We will use green paint and glitter to decorate the letter.
  • Math: graphing activities, counting objects up to 10 and recognizing larger numbers (reinforced during calendar time).
  • Garbage bag guessing game
  • Gumball project using dot paints and counting
  •  Working on our ‘family books’
  • Song: ‘My Silly Billy Goat’
  • Movement activity: galloping

Books:

  • Gregory the Terrible Eater
  • Good Night Gorilla
  • Gingerbread Man: Felt Board Story
  • The Giving Tree
  • The 3 Billy Goats Gruff

We have begun working on recognizing birthdays, addresses and last names.

Prek 3 ( Jennifer Polesuko )

Letters of the Week: G and H

Books we will be reading:

  • Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown
  • The Great Gracie Chase by Cynthia Rylant
  • From Head to Toe by Eric Carle
  • Hickory Dickory Dock by Keith Baker
  • The Red Hen by Rebecca and Ed Amberley

Projects:

  • G is for grapes
  • Golf ball painting
  • Shape houses
  • Helicopter craft

Math:

  • We are continuing with 1-1 correspondence and recognition of numbers 1-10.
  • Gift number game
  • Gumball number activity
  • Number BINGO
  • Hopscotch

Looking forward to a great week!