Discussing Some Black History

Prek 4 ( Jennifer Ward ) 
I cannot believe that it is the last week of February already!!! This year has really been flying by with all the fun we have been having 🙂 The children have been doing great with memorizing Their address, phone numbers and birthdays. Please keep practicing at home also 🙂

Weekly Theme:
– Discussing Some Black History Events (Martin Luther King Jr. and Rosa Parks)

Letter Of The Week:
– Letter “Rr.”

Books We Will Be Reading:
– “If A Bus Could Talk.”
– “Rosa Parks.”
– “Chocolate Me.”
– “Let’s Get Ready For Martin Luther King Jr. Day.”
– “Thank You, Dr. King.”

Songs We Will Be singing:
– Freedom, Freedom
– Marin Luther King. Jr.
– Peace
– I Like You
– This Is Me

Projects And Activities:
– Letter R Worksheets
– Letter R Alphabet Page
– Letter R Workbook Page
– Making A Rosa Parks Bus
– Making A Peace Sign On A Plate
– Making A Peace Dove With Our Handprints
– Making A Handprint Poster
– Making Our Own “I Have A Dream.”

Prek 3 ( Adele Leeds / Michele Zinicola )

We’ll finish our letter S projects and activities!
This week’s letter is T. We’ll talk about all kinds of transportation ( air, water and land ) and make tractors and helicopters!

Using our play trains, cars and truck we’ll play letter and number match.
We’ll explore our senses of taste ( salt/ sugar taste test ) and touch ( using different materials to differentiate soft, smooth, fluffy, sticky and rough ).
We’ll play “ Packing the Toolbox “ — following directions and building vocabulary.

We’ll make and snack on edible turtles ( green apples, green grapes and raisins).