TEACHER: Mrs. Gaby TEACHER AIDE: Mrs. Martha
TOPIC OF THE MONTH: My World
VALUE(S) OF THE MONTH: Responsibility and order. Respect to others.
MAIN THEMES: Shapes and Colors, The Fall and Halloween
VOCABULARY: Lines (straight, curved), Shapes (Triangle, Circle, Square), Seasons (Summer, fall), The Fall (trees, leaves, pumpkin, scarecrow), Halloween (witch, cat, broom, ghost, bat, spider, candy, costume, skeleton, goblin, trick or treat, candy, haunted house).
LANGUAGE PATTERNS: Where is…/Here (There) it is!/ Trick or Treat/ Happy Halloween!
CONCEPTS: Light/Dark, Hot/Cold, In/Out, Sifting sand
ACTION VERBS: Crawl, Hide, Run.
COLORS: Green, Yellow, Orange, Brown, Black.
COGNITIVE (math, science): Classify objects by color, sort by shape and match by size. Rote-counting with manipulatives 1-10. Identify and name numbers 1-3. Mixing colors with yellow using water and paint. Exploring leaves: sight, smell, sound. Sifting sand to find treasures. Carving a pumpkin. Discovering light and shadow effects.
PHYSICAL DEVELOPMENT: Breathing techniques and relaxation, balance, rhythm.
MUSIC: The Shapes Song; Halloween songs; Rainbow of colors; Triangle, Circle and Square, Colors.
Books: The Shape Book; Colors All Around; Who’s There on Halloween?; Little Critters Halloween Book; Happy Halloween, Biscuit; Scooby Doo´s Mystery Book; What is Halloween?; Mrs. Broom; Trick or Treat; Five Little Monsters; Spiders, Spiders Everywhere.
Sebastián Pico – October 1st
Luciana Cantú- October 15th (B-day: 4th July)
Nicolás Rancaño – October 29th
The following kids are missing their Family Block:
Paola, Sebastián, Diego, Mariana, Daniela
Please send them at your earliest convenience.