GROUP: Tiny Turtles
TEACHERS: Miss Ana Cecy, Miss Rebeca & Miss Efo
DATE: October 2012
TOPIC OF THE MONTH: My World
MAIN THEMES: Shapes &Colors, The Fall and Halloween
Lines: straight, curve
Seasons: winter, spring, summer, fallThe Fall: trees, leaves, pumpkin, scarecrowHalloween: witch, cat, broom, ghost, bat, spider, candy, costume, skeleton
Where is … / Here(There) it is / What is…
Trick or Treat / Happy Halloween!
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.
Light/Dark, Hot/Cold, Over/Under
Crawl, Hide, Run, Chase
green, brown, yellow,orange and black
Classify objects by color, sort by shape and match by size.
Rote-counting with manipulatives 1 to 10. Identify and name number 1.
Mixing colors by adding yellow, using paint and water. Exploring leaves: sight, smell, sound. Carving a pumpkin. Discovering light and shadow effects.
-Fine motor skills:
open and close hands. Wiggle fingers and grab paper.
-Physical Development Objective:
Open and close hands. Practice pincer grasp using droppers and liquids.
Insert objects into containers.
Run, jump and fall, roll, gallop, transporting objects.
Listening, following instructions & game rules.
-Mixing paint to obtain green and orange.
-Practice up-down, left-right & circular movements with thick paintbrush.
Role-play Halloween characters wearing costumes, masks, brooms, wands etc.
Five Little Pumpkins, Little Pumpkin, Do You Know It’s Halloween?, Colors, Triangle,
Circle and Square, Rainbow of colors, Itsy Bitsy Spider, I’m a Witch, Witch’s Brew.
-Values of the month:
Responsibility and order.