Y – Fly & Insects

Weekly Newsletter June 12-16, 2017
Y- Fly, Insects

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

Monday – Letter: “Y”

How you can participate: Have your child bring something to school that starts with the letter “Y”.

Book – Tiny Black Fly
Memory Game – Magic Blanket
Art – Paint “Y” with yellow
Math – Counting Flies
Music – Fumble Bumble

Tuesday – Ants Go Marching

How you can participate: Have your child make their own snack: Ants on a Log (spread peanut butter or cream cheese on a celery stick, add raisins). Yummy!

Book – Thinking about Ants
Phonics – “Y says y,y,y,y, as in fly…I’m a pest, when I try!”
Action – 5 Fat Ants – Tunnel Play
Art – Ants in the picnic basket
Math – Picnic Counting Box
Music – The Ants go Marching

Wednesday – Father’s Day BBQ

How you can participate: Dads (and other important males) please come and celebrate with us at our Father’s Day BBQ, 3-5:30pm.

Book – Me and My Dad
Action – Body “Y”
Art – Family Tree
Math- Sort/graph/count BUGS
Music – Shoo Fly

Thursday – Antennae

How you can participate: Go on a bug hunt with your child. Help your child create a house for them, including food, water and air holes.

Book – The Very Clumsy Click Beetle
Phonics – “Y says y,y,y,y, as in fly…I’m a pest, when I try!”
Art – Antennae Head Bands
Science – Bug Hunt & Examine with Magnifier
Music – If you’re happy and you know it
Friday – Opposites: First/Middle/Last

How you can participate: Practice first/middle/last with your child by arranging items around the house in a line. First is the spoon, in the middle is the fork and last is the cup.

Book – Jam and Honey
Action – Body “Y”
Art – Spotted Insects
Life Sequences
Music – Going on a picnic