Me, Myself & I

 

 

Week of August 29-Sept 2, 2016 –Me, Myself & I

Here is a sample of activities that your child may be participating in this week.

Monday – Opposite Day- High/Low

How you can participate: Discuss the opposites high/low.

Books – Ï like myself
Action- High and Low Motions
Art – Child on a Stick- Chalk
Obstacle Course Outside-high/low
Music – Put your hands in the Air

Tuesday – Yellow/Amarillo

How you can participate: Have your child come to school in or with something yellow. Look for yellow things around your house, or while shopping or driving.

Books – In my new yellow shirt
Action – Parachute Play – Yellow (Amarillo) balloons or bean bags
Art – My yellow hand prints
Math/Science – Yellow Taste Test: lemon, corn, cheese…
Music –Yellow Submarine

Wednesday – 1 & 2, Me & You, (uno y dos)

How you can participate: Practice counting with your child in both English and Spanish (Uno y Dos). Count one and two things around the house or out shopping.

Books – 1 Fish, 2 Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish
Action – Simon says – body parts/Hokey Pokey – body parts
Math- Sorting yellow items into groups of 1 and 2
Large Motor Skills-Nose & Toes Tag
Music – Number Rock

Thursday- Opposite Day –Happy/Sad

How you can participate: Discuss the opposites happy/sad and other emotions. Labeling feelings will help your child express themselves more effectively.

Books – Yellow/Amarillo
Action – Flannel Board – Feelings/How do you feel?
Art – Happy/Sad Necklaces
Graphing- Mirrors, mirrors tell my true feeling cards
Music –If You’re Happy and You Know It

Friday – Family Breakfast

How you can participate: Join us for our monthly family breakfast!

Music –Look at Me!
Books – A Visit to Grandma’s
Action- Rock a Bye Baby
Art – Mood Painting
Math/Science- Counting/Graphing Body Parts and what they do.