Stellaluna

Prek 4 ( Jennifer Ward ) 
The beginning of the year has been going great!!! The class has been doing great writing their names and learning their address and phone numbers. I am so proud of each of them!!!!

Theme Of The Week:
– Winter

Letter Of The Week:
– Reviewing Letters A-M

Books We Will Be Reading:
– “Stellaluna”
– “Chilly Catches A Cold”
– “The Snowman Storybook”
– “The Secret Of Snow”
– “The Mitten” (a different version of the classic)

Songs We Will Be Singing:

– Winter Warm Up
– Winter Song
– Where Will It Land?
– Look Out My Window

Projects And Activities:
– Review Worksheets
– Snow Owl
– Making A Snow Globe
– Making a cave with bears hibernating in it 🙂
– Painting with a small part of a pine tree

Prek 3 ( Jennifer Polesuk )

Theme of the week: Animals in winter

Letter of the week: N

Books we will be reading:

– The Napping House by Audrey Wood

– Noisy Nora by Rosemary Wells

– Bear Snores On by Karma Wilson

– Polar Bear, Polar Bear, What Do You Hear? by Bill Martin Jr.

– Geoffrey Groundhog Predicts The Weather by Bruce Koscielniak

Projects/Activities:

– workbook letter N

– letter N page of our alphabet book

– Ninja Turtle craft

– hibernating bear project

– bear roll and stamp game to review the numbers 1 – 6

– polar bear painting

– Groundhog’s Day activities- stick puppet, dot to dot, and poem
Prek 2 ( Nellie Westpy ) 

Letter of the week: Y

Some books we will be reading:
Extra yarn by Mac Barnett
See the yak by Charles King
Yawn by Nick Sharette

Some projects we will be doing:
The Y with yarn
Yellow Y with a variety of yellow items
Y is for yo yo

Health skill: for dental health awareness month we will start talking to the children about what we use our teeth for. Some examples eating, biting, saying sounds, chewing, smiling etc. we will also be learning how to care for our teeth and we will have a dentist visiting us the day of our party on February 14 reinforce what we have been learning about.