Ms. Yael's Class : January


Dear Families,


Welcome back to school and Happy New Year! I hope you all enjoyed time with your children and got some time for play, celebration and rest. The theme for the next three weeks is Winter: snowmen, the weather, winter clothing.


Vocabulary Words: Snow man, Snow globe, winter, mittens, scarf, boots hat, gloves, pants , jacket, snowball, snow globe


We are reading:


How to build a Snowman by Little Scholastic

My Snow Globe by Megan E Bryant

A Cold and Snowy Day by Beth E Breakstone

The Mitten by Jan Brett



We will be:

Making snow globes

Making snowmen

Decorating mittens

Making a winter scene


In our sensory Bin

We will be playing with objects commonly found in winter


Our fine motor activities;

Winter themed puzzles

Winter themed play doh shapes


On the Playground and in our Indoor tunnel:

We will be looking for the animals found in our story “The Mitten” in the indoor tunnel.

You can follow this theme at home by:


• Using the vocabulary we are learning

• Reading any books you have at home that have to do with Winter.

• Discussing the weather with your child

Have a great week!