E – Eel & Fall Changes

Weekly Newsletter Eel/Fall Changes
Week of Oct. 17-Oct. 21, 2016

Monday – Long Letter E

How you can participate: Review the rhyme “eeny, meeny, miney, mo” pointing out the matching sound of the long “e” sound, as in eel.

Books – Ellie and Ollie Eel
Action – Body E’s
Art- Eel String Painting
Science – Dancing Noodles
Music – Ocean Friends

Tuesday – Leaf Share Day

How you can participate: Have your child bring a fallen leaf in to share.

Books – Red Leaf, Yellow Leaf
Phonics – “ E say e,e,e,e,e,e, eel… I have a coat made of hair”
Action – Share leaves; discuss color, size and shape
Art – Fall Wreaths
Drop the Leaf Game
Music – Yummy Weather

Wednesday – Fall Weather

How you can participate: Show your child the correct way to hold scissors and cut fringe on a piece of paper, or better yet cardstock.

Books – Leaf Man
Action – Musical Instruments
Art – Paint with Fall Leaves
Cutting – fringe fall colored paper
Music – Ocean Friends with streamers

Thursday – Apple Harvest Day

How you can participate: Have your child bring in their favorite apple food to contribute to the apple taste test.

Books – Apples, Apples, Apples
Phonics – “ E say e,e,e,e,e,e, eel… I have a coat made of hair”
Action –Song “Little Apples”
Art- Apple Prints
Math and Science – Apple Taste Test – graphing
Music – The Turning Song

Friday- Orange & Black Day/Luncheon

How you can participate: Sign up to bring something for our monthly luncheon  & wear the colors orange and black.

Books – The Little Old Lady Who Wasn’t Afraid of Anything
Action – Body E’s
Art – Fuzzy Black Cats
Scholastic Magazine
Music – Colors