Weekly Newsletter July 17 – 23, 2017
We Dig Dino’s
Here is a sample of activities that your child may be participating in this week.
Monday – T-Rex
How you can participate: Have your child bring a dinosaur in to share.
Book – How do Dinosaurs go to school?
Art – Dinosaur Bones
Science – Volcano
Music – Dinosaurs
Tuesday – Jurassic Park Day
How you can participate: Come and join the fun during the Jurassic Park activity time.
Book – Bones, Bones, Dinosaur Bones
Language Arts – Dinosaur Facts
Art – Dinosaur Crowns
Gross Motor Skills – Dinosaur Parachute
Music – If I had a Dino
Wednesday – Carnivore/Herbivore
How you can participate: Make a carnivore/herbivore dinner. Your child will love eating like a dinosaur! You can also sign up to bring something for our Carnivore/Herbivore taste test.
Book – Dinosaurs, Dinosaurs
Letter Review – “D”, “P”, and “J”
Art – Veggie Prints
Math & Science – Graphing our taste test – Veggies and Meats
Music – Scat Like That
Thursday – Pteranodons
How you can participate: Here’s something a little more involved than we usually suggest: cook a chocolate boxed cake mix, with washed plastic mini-dinos in the cake (they won’t melt!). Have your child play paleontologist and go hunting for dinos with a popsicle stick.
Book – Whatever Happened to the Dinosaurs?
Large Muscle Skills – Parachute – Dinosaur
Art – Paint Like a Dinosaur
Dramatic Play – Dino, Dino, where is your bone?
Music – Countasaurus
Friday – Opposites: In Front/Behind
How you can participate: Take turns with your child putting an item in front/behind other things.
Book – How Do Dinosaurs say “I love you”?
Letter Review – “D”, “P”, and “J” Body Letters
Memory Game – Magic Blanket with Dinosaurs
Art – Group Dino Egg
Science – Fossil Hunt
Music – A Walking we will go