X – Xerus Squirrel & Camping

Weekly Newsletter May 30-June 2, 2016
X-Xerus Squirrel, Camping

Here are some of the activities that your child may be participating in this week.

Monday – Closed for Memorial Day

Tuesday –Letter: “X” & Camping Gear

How you can participate: Have your child bring a piece of camping gear to share at school or something to share that starts with an “X”.

Book – The Busy Squirrel
Earl the Squirrel – Chalk Talk – Language Arts
Art – Fish Printing
Dramatic Play- Going camping ( make a tent with tables and sheet)
Music – She’ll be coming around the mountain or Grad Song

Wednesday – Goin’ on a Bear Hunt

How you can participate: Sing “Going on a Bear Hunt” with your child.

Book – Bear Wants More
Phonics – X – Xerus Squirrel “My long hair with curl and swirl”
Large Motor Skills – Going on a Bear Hunt
Art – Binoculars
Hide & Seek Bear Counters
Music – Kookaburra or Grad Song

Thursday – Community Helper – Forest Ranger

How you can participate: Have a campout with your child in your own backyard!

Music – A Walking We Will Go – Greg & Steve #5
Book – A Camping Spree with Mr. Magee
Matching Squirrels & Their Nuts – Flannel Board
Art – Leaf Painting
Math – We’re Going on a Hike – Measuring Distance

Friday – S’mores

How you can participate: Make some s’mores for dessert.

Book – Nuts to You
Phonics – X – Xerus Squirrel “My long hair will curl and swirl”
Dramatic Play- Build a campfire with blocks and red paper (read a story around it)
Art – Rock Stamping
Science – S’mores Around the Campfire
Music – Graduation Songs