Next week is a short week for us, so we will be having a fun week getting ready for Thanksgiving.
*Tuesday November 22nd is picture retake day!
*Wednesday November 23rd is a noon dismissal for the whole school, with no extended day.
*Parent/teacher conferences will be on Thursday December 1st from 12:30 til 6pm.
Ms. Samantha & Ms. Emily
Road construction vehicles (SCIENCE): Explores simple machines. Becomes aware of the roles, responsibilities and services provided by community workers.
Making play-doh pizza: Uses a variety of tools and materials to strengthen hand grasp, flexibility, and coordination. Explores materials and transformations.
Easel painting with a set of basic colors (ART): Creates two-dimensional artwork. Explores and experiments with wet media to create artwork.
Grocery store play (DRAMATIC PLAY): Locates objects in a familiar environment. Creates simple representations of home, school, or community.
Small group: Making patterns (MATH): Chooses two colors to make a A/B pattern. Children then add a third color to create A/B/A patterns.
We hope everyone had a fun and safe Halloween! Enjoy some of the pictures below from our fun week celebrating.
Our Centers this week are:
Washing Dishes (SAND AND WATER)- Observes and explores materials and objects in the environment. Practices strategies for promoting cleanliness.
Pizza Paintings (ART): Creates two-dimensional artwork. Explores and experiments with basic shapes and lines in artwork. Builds finger dexterity and uses thumb/forefinger in pincer grasp.
Exploring pizza dough (SCIENCE): Uses language to describe observations. Describes the physical properties of objects.
Family figures, dollhouse furniture, families in a neighborhood (BLOCKS): Engages in socio-dramatic play. Identifies common features in the home. Begins to understand various family structures. Approaches tasks with inventiveness.
Small group: Friendship pictures
The Little Red Hen Makes A Pizza by Philemon Sturges
A Letter to Amy by Ezra Jack Keats