Mrs. Grande's Class : February

 

Curriculum Schedule for the week of February 24th – March 6th, 2020

 

Practical Life:

Sifting salt and rice

Rolling a napkin and using napkin ring

Table setting

 

Sensorial:

Large Hexagonal Box

Sensory concept: shiny/dull Pink Tower extension cards

 

Language:

Sandpaper letter/objects [T t]

Story telling (child tells a story about a picture)

Dinosaur adjective list (big, tall, heavy, scary, etc.)

Quill writing (we’re going to make natural ink out of beets & berries)

Matching

 

Math:

Counting using dinosaur stamps

Learning the value of a 1 dollar bill, a 5 dollar bill, penny, nickel, dime, and a quarter

Coin stamping

Patterning (making simple patterns using 2 piece puzzle)

 

Science:

Dinosaurs

Learn about “extinction” and the different theories on what caused the extinction of dinosaurs

Dinosaur bones/dig like a “Paleontologist” using a small spoon, brush, shovel, and magnifying glass

Learn about the difference between herbivores and carnivores

 

Cultural Arts/Geography:

Africa on the globe

Punch outs of Africa

Africa – Montessori puzzle

African animals

Shape of Africa using green sand

Log cabin using popsicle sticks

Mardi Gras

 

Art:

Rubbing dinosaur stencils

Quill drawing

Dinosaur stencil (tracing and rubbing)

Specials:

Music with Ms. Jill

Yoga with Ms. Alex

Nature with Nature of Things

Dentist hygienist visits Alcott Monday, Feb 24th

Talk about 100 days of school with Mrs. Smajlaj (Cristiano”s mom)