N E W S  & L E S S O N S  F R O M   M S.  P A S C A L ’S  C L A S S

Issue October 19 - 30, 2020


Our theme: Halloween



Halloween cutting and gluing practice (develops fine motor skills)

Halloween Crafts

Cultural Arts/Geography:

Land/ Air /Water Vehicle Classification (develops vocabulary, order, concentration)

Skeleton Floor puzzle


Sandpaper Letters and Object Boxes [h] and [p]

Metal Insets: Circle, Triangle, Square (preparation of the hand for writing)

Human Organs Object/ Picture Matching (Oral Language/ Visual Discrimination)

Autumn Leaves/ 3-part cards (develops vocabulary, hand-eye coordination)

Play I-Spy [h] and [p] (develops awareness of sounds in words)

Jack O’Lantern Memory Game (develops focus, concentration and thinking skills)


Numerals and Spiders 1-10

Halloween Patterns

Hanging Bead Stair 1-10

Count and Clip/ Pumpkin themed cards

Practical Life:

Dry pouring / blacks beans

Lacing ghosts and pumpkins

Stringing pony beads through pipe cleaners

Scrubbing a Pumpkin

Carving a Pumpkin into a Jack O’Lantern

Grace and Courtesy: interrupting someone


Nocturnal animals

Parts of a Pumpkin

Life Cycle of a Pumpkin


Pumpkin color mixing (red + yellow = orange)

Grading pumpkins by size (small, medium, large)

Sound Cylinders (develops Auditory Discrimination)

The Skeleton Dance

Remember to look for the monthly calendar with current reminders being sent home!