G – Giraffe & Animals of the Savanna

Weekly Newsletter Giraffe/Animals of the Savanna Week

 November 27 – December 1, 2017

Here are a few samples of what your child may be participating in this week.

Monday – Letter “G” Giraffes

How you can participate: Have your child bring something that starts with a letter “G” for them to share or an animal that lives on the Savanna to share all week.

Books – Laughing Giraffe

Phonics – “G says g,g,g,g,g, giraffe… my long neck gives me a laugh.”

Art – Water Color a Giraffe

Memory – Wild Animal Lotto

Music – Going to the Zoo

Tuesday – Shape: Square & Color : Brown

How you can participate: Play a game of “I Spy a Square” with your child.

Books – Brown, seeing brown all around us

Action – Square squat

Art – Finger-paint Brown

Math/Science – Block Challenge

Music – Trip to the zoo

Wednesday – Opposites: Up and Down

How you can participate: Practice putting things, in the house, up and down.

Books – Up and Down and All Around

Phonics – “G says g,g,g,g,g, giraffe… my long neck gives me a laugh.”

Art – Pipe cleaner snakes

Science – G taste test

Music – The Freeze

Thursday – Savanna Habitat

How you can participate: Talk about what animals can be found on the Savanna with your child.

Books – We all went on Safari

Action – Jack in the Box

Art – Lion Heads

Geography – Looking at a globe (Africa)

Music – Bean Bag Boogie

Friday – Opposites:  Long / Short

How you can participate: Wherever you are compare things that are long and short.

Books – Water Hole Waiting

Phonics – “G says g,g,g,g,g, giraffe… my long neck gives me a laugh.”

Art – Long and Short Tiger Stripes

Math/Science – Measure items with a tape measure; compare long/short

Music – Opposites