Teachers:

Ms. Dawn and Ms. Patty

UPDATE – November, 2015

Monthly Curriculum Areas –

November 2015

Science:

  • Parts of the Seed
  • Life cycle of the Pumpkin
  • Parts of the Fish
  • Sink / Float
  • Magnetic / Nonmagnetic

Geography:

  • South America
  • (people, places, animals)
  • Africa
  • (people, places, animals)
  • Landforms

Art:

  1. Monart – Introduction of the line family and the dot family
  2. African Art
  3. Cutting, Pasting, Painting, Coloring

Music:

  • Classical Music Program
  • Frank Leto
  • 50 Nifty United States Songs
  • Continent Songs

 

Other Topics:

  • Peace Education
  • Harvesting / Thanksgiving
  • Pilgrims / Native Americans
  • Introduction of Community Project – WWF Animal

Literature Study:

  • Jeanette Winter (author of the month)
    • Books about Thanksgiving
    • Books about Harvesting
    • Books about the Native Americans
    • Books about the Pilgrims
    • Books about Africa
    • Books about the Fish
    • Books about Seeds

    Math:

    1. Measurement
    • Estimation
    1. Number Sense
    • Skip counting by 10(s) to 100
    • Counting by 1(s) to 100
    1. Patterns
      • Object Addition
      • Bar Graphs

     

  • What is a plus (+)
  • Writing Projects: Journals where we write about things we are learning in the environment
    1. Opinion
    2. Informative text

    Handwriting:

    Practice writing names or just letters on dry erase strips

    Practicing letters

    • Set 1: a,c,e,s,o, (2o’clock letters) on dry erase strips)
    • Set 2: g,q,j,i,p, on dry erase strips