Ms. Rocafuerte's Class : January


Curriculum Schedule for the weeks of January 20th-31st, 2020


Practical Life:

Penguin scrubbing

Opening and closing lids and containers

Squeezing a sponge

Sorting and rolling socks (develops hand/eye coordination, order and concentration)



Thermic Tablets (stimulates the child’s ability to develop their sense of temperature)

Triangle Box (aligning various types of triangles to form an equilateral triangle)




Sandpaper Letters/object boxes [b] and [g]

Movable Alphabet dictation sequence

Word families (words ending in: an, at, et)



Addition Strip Board

Ten Boards (children learn how to use 10 bars and number symbols to recognize numbers 10 to 100)

Clocks/ Introduction to telling time



Arctic Diorama Project (the children will help create and assemble a diorama that will be displayed in our classroom for exploration and further discussion)

Blubber experiment


Cultural Arts:

3-Part Cards/Penguins

Groundhog’s Day/storybook and craft



Van Gogh’s “The Starry Night” inspired art (children will create their own interpretations)

Ebru Art



Music on Tuesdays

Yoga on Fridays

Art on Wednesday


Reminder: No School Monday, January 20th (Martin Luther King Jr. Day)

Picture Day for our class is on Wednesday, January 29th