Weekly Newsletter June 27-July 1, 2016
This Land is Your Land
Here is a sample of what your child may be participating in this week.
Monday – We All Live Together
How you can participate: Have your child bring something to share that is special to your family’s culture.
Book – The Night before Summer Vacation
Language Arts – 1st Day of Summer – Flannel Board
Art – Tinfoil Fireworks Prints
Science – Heat Rises
Music – Mr. Sun
Tuesday – Opposites: Empty/Full
How you can participate: Talk to your children about the opposites: empty/full.
Book – Train Leaves the Station
Memory Game – Magic Blanket with red, white & blue items
Art – Marble Paint
Science- Popcorn Fireworks
Music – Rock’n in the USA
Wednesday – U.S.A!!! U.S.A!!! U.S.A!!!
How you can participate: Have your child come to school with a flag or other USA related item.
Book – What is the 4th of July
Letter Review – Vowel Sounds – I Like to Eat Apple & Bananas
Art – Flag
Gross Motor Skills – Flag Relay Races
Music – Down by the Bay
Thursday – Watermelon: A Slice of Summer
How you can participate: Offer your child a yummy watermelon treat for dessert.
Book – Zoomer’s Summer Snowstorm
Math & Science- Counting Watermelon seeds
Art – Paper Plate Watermelons
Music –This Land is Your Land with scarves
Friday – Parades
How you can participate: Have your child bring something to add to the parade fun!
Book- Pippa at the Parade
Art- Noise Makers
Gross Motor Skills- Parade Outside with instruments
Vowel Sounds- I like to eat apples and bananas (vowel song)
Music- Kids in Motion