I – Ibis


Weekly Newsletter-Ibis & Winter Weather
January 1 – 5, 2018

Here are examples of activities your child may be participating in this week.

Monday – Closed

Tuesday – Letter: Long “I”

Parent as Teacher: Take a winter walk with your child; listen for birds and look for signs of winter weather.

Book – Shante Keys and the New Year’s Peas
Rhyme – Little Boy Blue
Art – Blue Bird
Science – Bird Feeders
Music – Shake my Sillies Out

Wednesday – Winter Clothes

Parent as Teacher: Help your child practice putting on their winter weather clothes. Buttoning, snapping and zipping take a lot of practice and fine motor skills!

Book – Rain
Phonics– “I says I,I,I,I,I, ibis…In my eye, see my iris”
Math – Mitten Measure
Art – Winter Hat
Music – Ducks like rain

Thursday – It’s Raining, It’s Pouring

Parent as Teacher: Repeat the rhyme “It’s Raining, It’s Pouring”.

Book – It’s Raining, It’s Pouring
Critical Thinking – Rain Facts
Art – Rainbow
Science – Rain Cloud in a Jar
Music – Robin in the Rain

Friday – Opposites: Wet/Dry Family Breakfast & PJ Day

Parent as Teacher: Practice labeling things that are wet/dry.

Books – Exactly the Opposite
Phonics– “I says I,I,I,I,I, ibis…In my eye, see my iris”
Art – Wet/Dry Chalk
Science – Sensory Walk
Music – Opposites