Weekly Newsletter Fall Harvest/Pumpkins
Week Oct. 30-Nov. 3, 2017
Here are some examples of activities that your child may be participating in this week.
Monday – 5 Little Pumpkins
How you can participate: Have your child bring a mini pumpkin in to share.
Books – 5 Little Pumpkins
Rhyme – 5 Little Pumpkins Sitting on the Gate
Art – 5 pumpkins on a gate
Science – Pumpkin experience ( 5 senses)
Music – Pumpkins
Tuesday – Halloween Carnival
How you can participate: Join us at our annual Halloween Carnival. Sign-ups will be on the Parent Desk.
Books – The Little Scarecrow Boy
Action – Magic blanket fall items
Art – Gauze Mummies
Gross Motor – Spider Web Walk
Music – The Scary Song
Wednesday- Opposite Day: In/Out
How you can participate: Before coming to school, talk with your child about items in the house and out of the house. Have them tell you other opposites they remember from school.
Books – It’s Fall
Action – Magic Blanket Shapes
Art – Orange Magic
Science – Pumpkin Exploring in/out
Music – Waltz of the Triangles
Thursday – Peter, Peter, Pumpkin Eater
How you can participate: Do you remember the rhyme Peter, Peter, Pumpkin Eater? If so, tell it to your child.
Books – ‘Tis Pumpkin Time
Rhyme – Peter, Peter, Pumpkin Eater
Art – Pumpkin Painting
Math/Science – No bake pumpkin pie
Music – A Spider on the floor
Friday – Corning Around
How you can participate: Bring in something corn-related to share for our corn taste test. Your child will be so proud!
Books – Goodbye Summer, Hello Autumn
Action – Body Triangles
Art – Lego Corn
Math – Candy Corn Counting
Music – Jimmy Crack Corn