Mrs. Grande's Class : November 2019

 

Mrs. Grande’s Curriculum Schedule for November 11th - 26th, 2019

 

Practical Life:

We will begin using water for our pouring and transferring activities

Transferring with a baster

Transferring with a funnel

How to properly blow our nose

Tweezing/kernels from Indian corn

Making cranberry sauce and butter for our Thanksgiving feast

Dressing Frame (buttons)

Learn how to set a table

Sensorial:

Sound Cylinders (shake the cylinders to hear each unique sound and find its match)

Geometric Cabinet 2nd drawer (different kinds of triangles)

Color Tablets #3 (arrange the color tablets in gradation beginning with the lightest or the darkest)

Grading pumpkins

Language:

Sound of the week [T, t]

Life cycle of a pumpkin

Learn parts of a turkey

“The story of Thanksgiving” booklet

We will talk about what we’re thankful for and then make a quilt for our bulletin board

Matching alphabet uppercase to lowercase on a magnetic board

Math:

Number Stepboard (trace numbers 1-25 on an imprinted board)

Bead Stair stamping

Hanger for Beadstair (1-10)

Montessori Teen Board with Teen Beads

Science:

Create a human skeleton using spaghetti

X-rays/picture cards of animals and humans

Talk about habitats (humans and animals need homes)

Experiment:  sink and float using popped and un-popped kernels

Cultural Arts/Geography:

North America puzzle map

Talk about Native Americans

Sand painting to make Native American designs

We will talk about families (countries where we come from cultures, traditions, food, etc.)

Art:

Tear art pumpkin

Bubble wrap painting

Specials:

Yoga with Miss Sallie

Music with Miss Jill

Thanksgiving Feast 

School is closed on Monday Nov. 11th for Veteran’s Day and Friday, Nov. 22nd for Parent/Teacher Conferences

School is closed on Wednesday Nov 27th thru Friday, Nov.29th for Thanksgiving.