Teacher: Laura Martin, Winter Volume 12
We’ve had a lot of fun in class this week exploring the many signs of spring! Next week we will continue looking at things that grow.
Don’t forget: Our Parent’s Meeting this month is on Tuesday April 27th at 4:00. I hope you can join us as we dialogue with a guest from Seattle Public Library.
WEEK: April 12, 2021
THEME: Signs of Spring
VOCABULARY WORD: rhythm
Language / Literacy
Rabbit loves carrots! His whole house is full of carrots and he has no place to sleep! TOO MANY CARROTS by Katy Hudson
A firefly shines his light because he is lonely. Will he find a friend?
THE VERY LONELY FIREFLY by Eric Carle
Art / Writing
LEARN ABOUT RHYTHM with Teacher Laura!
YOU WILL NEED:
- Cardboard (or flattened
paper grocery bag)
- Paper for cards
- Hot wheels car or other
- Draw squares with numbers on the track. Start with number one and fill the whole track with numbered squares.
- Make five small cards. Write “add” on four of them. Write “subtract” on one of them. Place these cards face down on the table.
- Players take turns rolling the die then drawing a card. If the card says “add”, and you rolled a 5, then your car moves ahead 5 squares. If the card says “subtract, then you move back 5 squares.
- Who can get to the end? Have fun counting!
Movement / Play
Time to move our bodies and have fun!
Singing in the Rain!