Mrs. Grande's Class : December

 

Mrs. Grande’s Curriculum Schedule for December 16th, 2019 – January 10, 2020

 

Practical Life:

Sharpening a pencil

Weaving a Mkeka (placemat for Kwanzaa)

Build a Christmas tree using different sizes of felt strips

 

Sensorial:

Sound Cylinders

Binomial Cube

The 3rd drawer of Geometrical Cabinet (Quadrilaterals)

Rough / Smooth boards

 

Language:

Build and stamp 3 letter words

Booklet with holiday words

Rhyming cards

 

Math:

Stepboard (finding missing numbers)

Counting bells on the Christmas tree

 

Science:

1st day of winter

Winter solstice

We will be learning about how people get ready for winter

We will be learning about how animals prepare for winter (some are sleeping, some are going in warm places, some are busy hiding and storing food)

 

Cultural Arts/Geography:

Continue learning about the holidays

Talk about Christmas with Mrs. Roth (Andy’s mom)

Hanukkah with Meryl Scheinman (Mable’s mom) and Spencer’s family

Kwanzaa / We will read My First Kwanzaa by Karen Katz and K is for Kwanzaa by Juwanda G. Ford

We will look at Africa on the globe

The feast of the three kings and la Befana (an Italian celebration)

 

Art:

Punch-out with a pin push dreidel and Menorah

Decorate Christmas trees and dreidels

 

Specials:

Yoga with Miss Sallie

Music with Miss Jill

Holiday Party Thursday, Dec. 19 at 9:15 – 10:15