E – Eel & Fall Changes

 

Weekly Newsletter E-Eel/Fall Changes
Week of Oct. 23-27, 2017

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

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
Phonics – “ E say e,e,e,e,e,e, eel… I like to fish for a meal.”
Action – Body E’s
Art – Water color eel
Fine Motor – Eel Hunt
Music – Ocean Friends

Tuesday – Leaf Share Day

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

Books – Leaf Man
Action – Share leaves; discuss color, size and shape
Art – Fall Trees
Large Motor – Sweep the leaves
Music – Sillie Willies

Wednesday – Scarecrow Day

How you can participate: Have your child bring an item of fall clothing for scarecrow.

Books – The Little Scarecrow Boy
Phonics – “ E say e,e,e,e,e,e, eel… I like to fish for a meal.”
Action – Musical Instruments
Art – Paper-plate Scarecrow
Literacy – Scarecrow number/letter match
Music – The Scary Song

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 – The Apple Pie Tree
Action –Song “Little Apples”
Art – Apple Prints
Math and Science – Apple Taste Test – graphing
Music – Sitting in a Tree

Friday- Orange & Black Luncheon

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

Books – Orange, Seeing Orange all around us
Phonics – “ E say e,e,e,e,e,e, eel… I like to fish for a meal.”
Action – Body E’s
Art – Tissue Paper E
Science – Electric Eels Experiment
Music – Skin and Bones