Mrs. Scagnelli's Class : April
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Lesson Plan for Week of April 20 - April 24
Clamping Clothespins: (variations: use different types of plastic clips)
-Learning to squeeze using the three-finger grasp.
-Develops concentration, coordination, and order
Sorting: (variations: beads, shells, marbles and macaroni)
-Develop habitats of order, thumb- finger coordination, eye hand coordination and classification skills.
Triangle Box Extension:
-Developmental Aims: Extended concentration, discrimination of parts
of a whole, recognition of a triangle as part of another shape, and mental rotation of form.
Picture Story: (use magazine pictures)
-An understanding that the printed word is related to oral language,
communication, and to communicate using words.
-To match pictures that are the same
Sounds of the Week:
"b" and "d" we will match each picture to the beginning
sound (using our composition notebook)
Reading: Why should I Recycle?
by: Mike Gordon
Continuing Numerals and Counters (1-10)
-Reinforcement of numbers
-Numeral Concepts of 1-10
Memory Game (family activity: folded slips of paper 1-10 in a bowl, bowl of 55objects at different location)
-Development of memory for retention of quantities and numerals
-Reinforcing association of quantities with numerals
Decimal Layout Extension:
-Preparation for understanding place value
-Preparation of comprehension of larger numbers
-Learning names of all numerals shown
-Locating South America on the Map
-Animals of South America
-Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle Activity
-Greenhouse Activity (zip lock bag, 2 beans and 2cotton balls)
-Recycled Robot (start collecting recycled items for our project by Friday!)
-Earth Day Hat
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