Q – Quail & Potatoes


Weekly Newsletter March 6-10, 2017

Q-Quail / Potatoes

Here’s a sample of some of the activities your child may be participating in this week.

Monday – “Q” Quail

How you can participate: Play a game of follow the Mommy Quail with your child (follow the leader). Take turns being the Mommy.  

Book – Agnes the Eggless Quail

Action – Q Cards

Art – Painting with feathers

Math & Science – Sorting feathers (sm, med, lg)

Music – Animal Action

Tuesday – Potato Tasting

How you can participate: Make potatoes for dinner. Maybe make them in a whole new way for your child to try.

Book – Jamie O’Rourke and the big potato

Phonics – “Q says q,q,q,q,q,q,quail…I have long feathers on my tail”

Action – Bean bag Hot Potato

Art – Potato stamp printing

Game- The Great Potato Hunt

Music – I like Potatoes

Wednesday – Number 8

How you can participate: See how many cars you can count on the way to school/home up to 8 and continue on if needed.

Book – Good Luck Bear

Action – Hokey Pokey – 8 Body Parts

Art – #8 Paper Chain

Game- The great potato hunt

Music – Number Rock

Thursday – Lucky Potato Planting

How you can participate: Help your child decorate a potato head to bring in and share!

Book – The Enormous Potato

Phonics – “Q says q,q,q,q,q,q,quail…I have long feathers on my tail”

Art – Marble paint with potatoes

Math & Science – Potato Planting

Music- Finger Poppin’

Friday – Monthly Family Breakfast and PJ Day

How you can participate: Have your child wear their PJ’s to school!  Join us for Family Breakfast this morning J

 Book – How to Catch a Leprechaun

Action – 5 Little Shamrocks

Art – Paint with Q-Tips

Gross Motor – Green Color Hop

Music – Simon Says