Hooray, April is finally here! We will be celebrating the fine weather and talking about nature and things that grow this month. Please bring items that you have to share with us each week.
Click on the Links below for additional details about daily activities your child may be participating in.
Children graduating to TK & kindergarten will have the opportunity for both individual pictures in cap and gown and a group picture in “street” clothes. Please check your school and/or Facebook for the date.
We will also be introducing turtles and tadpoles and all things that start with the letter T. Monday we will be talking about the letter T. Tuesday we will learning the rhyme 5 Green and Speckled Frogs. Wednesday we will be talking about tadpoles and the lifecycle of frogs. Thursday we will be doing all things turtles! Friday we will be learning about life in the pond.
Make believe is a difficult concept at this age, particularly since many children spend a substantial amount of time watching TV. On Monday, we will introduce the letter: long “U”. Tuesday is Opposites Day: Real and Pretend. Wednesday we will be reading and doing activities related to the book The Wizard, the Fairy & the Magic Chicken. Thursday is Royal Castle day; wear your royal crowns. Friday we will explore our color of the month: Purple. It’s also our monthly PJ Day…remember to wear your PJ’s.
Monday, we will introduce the Spring season. Tuesday is Little Bunny Foo-Foo Day, when we will be singing and acting act this fun rhyme. Wednesday we will be focusing on our shape of the month: the oval. Thursday we will be exploring Flowers & Gardens. Friday we will be doing activities with the number of the month, #9. This is also Week of the Young Child. Please join us for a fun filled week celebrating young children and their families with hands-on, collaborative activities encouraging movement and healthy lifestyles through music, food and art.
Monday we will be talking about our letter of the week: short “U” as well as Earth Day. Tuesday we will be focusing on the nursery rhyme Humpty Dumpty. Wednesday is Ugly Hat Day, when everyone is encouraged to wear a really ugly hat. Thursday we will be having an egg tasting party. Friday we will be doing activities to learn about and show appreciation of our trees as we celebrate Arbor Day.
We will also be learning about vegetables this week. Monday we will be talking about the letter “V”. Tuesday we will be focusing on pastels our colors of the month. Wednesday we will be learning about all the benefits of vegetables. Thursday we will be saying (or at least trying to) the rhyme Peter Piper Picked a Peck of Pickled Peppers. Friday we will be celebrating May Day.
Check the parent board and/or Facebook for dates for these great celebrations:
Mother’s Day Tea
Father’s Day BBQ
Sunshine House Preschool & Daycare