N E W S  &  L E S S O N S  F R O M  M S.  K A L T R I N A  &  M S.  D I A N E ’ S  C L A S S

Issue: April 12 - April 23, 2021

 

Reminder: The children must wear closed toe, rubber soled shoes for safety!

 

Dear parents,

 

Hope everyone had a great spring break. We are so happy to welcome all the students back. April is here! A new month has begun, and March went by so quickly.

 

We will be learning the letters V and W. We are so happy, that soon we will have finished learning the alphabet. We will be learning about the farm animals and the insects.

On April 12th we will begin Spirit Week:

Silly Head Monday

Pajama Tuesday

Wacky Wednesday

USA Pride Thursday

Fun Animal Friday

 

All the best,

Kaltrina, Diane, Ruby and Marie

 

 

Our theme is Farm Animals and Insects

 

Art:

Bumble bee paper craft

Sheep bubble wrap paint craft

Chicken foam craft

 

Cultural Arts/Geography:

Landforms

Water air and land

 

Language:

Farm animal workbook

Farm animals matching activity

Letter/sound reciting

Letter of the week – beginning sound game

Practice reading Bob Books

Practice tracing and writing of the letter of the week

Short sentence writing

 

 

 

Books:

When Cows Come Home by David L. Harrison

Old Macdonald had a farm by Pam Adams

Wasp by David Hawcock and Lee Montgomery

Little Kids Big Book of Bugs by Catherine D. Hughes

Who Took the Farmers Hat? By Joan L. Nodset

Big Bug Little Bug by Paul Stickland

The Fascinating World of Bees by Angels Julivert

The Ants Go Marching by Priscilla Burris

 

 

Math:

Counting to 10 in other languages (Spanish, Albanian and Chinese)

Golden bead introduction tray

Addition and subtraction practice with Montessori materials

Practice tracing and writing of numbers

Teens board

 

Practical Life:

Water our planted seeds

Practice putting on our shoes

Water transferring

Folding napkins

Cleaning windows

 

Science:

Lifecycle of a ladybug

Lifecycle of a butterfly

 

Sensorial:

Triangle box

Rectangle box

Geometric solids with base