Half Day - Three Day
Week of December 14, 2020
This week the children will learn about the Letter Mm and words that start with the “M” sound. We will review letters A-M both upper and lower case. The children will light the pink Advent candle on their wreaths and continue to learn about the true meaning of Christmas. We will participate in a school prayer service, including the songs we have been singing and practicing. We will learn the difference between what we want and what we need while reading our Scholastic Magazine. We will use bright colors using crayons and watercolors to make Christmas pictures to share, as well as reviewing patterns using two and three colors to create our own Christmas patterns.
Week of December 7, 2020
This week our class will learn about the Letter Ll and number 10. We will continue to celebrate Advent and prepare for Christmas by learning about the Angel and the shepherds that were at the Nativity. Each child will paint a gold star using a stencil. We will practice organizing snowy Christmas trees in size order, as well as, continuing to practice cutting with scissors.
Week of November 30, 2020
This week we begin Advent and start to prepare for Christmas Day. Our class will learn about the letter K and number 9 through various crafts and activities. We will begin to make our own Nativity Scene by coloring each of the important people that were in the stable on the first Christmas night. This week we will learn about Mary and Joseph and how they took care of Jesus when he was a baby, each child will color in a picture and put them in their stable. We will also make a Santa craft and read Christmas books.
Week of November 23, 2020
This week we will celebrate Thanksgiving at a prayer service with our school friends. We will review letters As-Hh, as well as, numbers 1-8. The children will practice opposite words and complete Thanksgiving patterns. We will begin to look forward to Advent by making wreaths and learning about the 4 candles. We will practice reciting Thanksgiving poems to share with our families.
Week of November 16, 2020
This week our class will learn about Letter Jj, number 8 and writing our names using upper and lower case letters. We will continue to learn about Thanksgiving and why we celebrate this special day. We will make a turkey, work on our “We are Thankful” book and make pilgrims. We will learn that your size does not determine how much you can help others. We can all do little kindnesses that make Jesus happy.
Week of November 9, 2020
This week our class will learn about Letter Ii, number 7 and writing our names using upper and lower case letters. We will continue to prepare for Thanksgiving making crafts and talking about things we are thanking God for this year. The children will use both water colors and finger paints this week. We learn that we are all special and God loves each of us. In our Scholastic magazine we celebrate Veterans and learn what makes them brave.
Week of November 2, 2020
This week our class will learn about the Letter Hh, number 6 and simple patterns. We will start the week holding our school Presidential Election. This week we will learn that we must always keep our hearts ready for Jesus by being kind to others. Everyone will use counting bears to make simple patterns that we will share with our friends. We will identify Hh words and practice identifying both upper and lower case letters. The children will also make a turkey using various shapes and colors.
Week of October 26, 2020
This week our class will learn about the Letter Gg, number 5 and simple patterns. We will learn about words that begin with the letter Gg and paint ghosts and make a goose. We will identify the number 5 and find things grouped in 5. The children will be given the opportunity to make easy patterns using two colors. We will prepare for All Saints Day by learning about saints and what made them special in God’s eyes.
Week of October 19, 2020
This week our class will learn about the Letter Ff, number 4 and that God gives us laws. We will discuss rules and why they are important. We will learn about pumpkins throughout our curriculum this week. Each child will complete activities introducing the letter F, both upper and lower case. Each child will draw a face on a pumpkin. We will read stories about pumpkins, count pumpkins and organize them by size: small, medium and big. The children will also have the opportunity to see and touch the inside of a pumpkin while learning the names of its parts.
Week of October 12, 2020
This week our class will learn about the Letter Ee and number 3. In our Seeds we will recognize different ways we can care for God’s creation. We will observe leaves on trees and all the beautiful colors. Each child will have the opportunity to paint a leaf, as well as, make a sun catcher. We will continue to practice rhyming words and reciting our October poems.
Week of October 5, 2020
This week the Pre K class will begin our first full week together as a class! We will learn about St.Francis of Assisi and his devotion to all of God’s creations especially animals. We will discuss how we can show our pets and animals that we love them. The fire truck will drive by our school on Tuesday and we will continue to learn more about fire safety through our Scholastic Magazine, crafts and Math activity. Our Letter of the Week is the letter Dd, the children will practice writing the letter and identifying pictures that begin with the letter. We will introduce rhyming words through poetry and stories.
Half Day Program 8:30 am – 11:30 am
8:30 am Arrival/Playground
8:50 am Bathroom/Wash Hands
9:15 am Circle Time
9:20 am Religion
9:35 am Math, Science, Social Studies
10:00 am Snack
10:15 am Language Development
10:30 am Centers
10:45 am Bike Room, Painting, Music, Magazine Activity
11:00 am Story/Prayer
11:10 am Large Motor Activity/Playground
11:30 am Half Day Dismissal
Full Day Program Continues 11:30 am – 3:30 pm