Ms. Rocafuerte's Class : November 2019

 

Mrs. Rocafuerte’s Curriculum Schedule for the weeks of Nov. 11th – 26th, 2019

 

Practical Life: 

Tweezing/kernels from corn (strengthens the fingers and hands)

Sorting/utensils (develops hand-eye coordination)

Transferring water with a turkey baster (develops fine motor)

The children will help make cranberry sauce, butter and corn bread for our classroom Thanksgiving celebration.

 

Sensorial:

Exploring the senses while preparing cranberry sauce, butter and corn bread

Color mixing with a turkey baster

 

Language:

Sandpaper Letter/ Object box [t]

“I-Spy” Game (develops pre-reading and vocabulary skills)

Thanksgiving word book

 

Math:

Teen Board (develops awareness of the sequence of higher numbers 11-19)

Montessori Blue and Red Number Rods (1-10)

 

Science:

Living and Nonliving

 

Cultural Arts:

Continent of North America on the Montessori Globe

Montessori Puzzle Map of North America 

Talk about Native Americans, family traditions and the American holiday of Thanksgiving

 

Art:

Thanksgiving art project

 

Specials:

Music on Tuesdays with Miss. Jill

Art on Wed. Nov.20th with Mrs. Patel

Yoga on Fridays with Ms. Sallie

Thanksgiving Celebration

Reminders: 

No School on Monday, Nov. 11th ~ Veteran’s Day

No School on Friday, Nov. 22nd ~ Parent/Teacher Conferences