Letter R: Rattlesnake & Reptiles
Weekly Newsletter: R-Rattlesnake / Reptiles
March 16 – 20, 2020
Here are samples of activities that your child may be participating in this week.
Monday – Letter R: Reptiles
How you can participate: Find something at home that starts with the letter “R” and bring it to share.
Book – Yucky Reptile Alphabet Book
Action – Parachute
Art – Paper Plate Snakes
Gross Motor – Snake in the Grass
Music – Shake Your Sillies Out
Tuesday – Leapin’ Leprechauns
How to participate: Talk with your child about the folklore of Leprechauns.
Book – How to Catch a Leprechaun
Phonics – “Q says q,q,q,q,q,q, quail…I have long feathers on my tail”
Art – Necklaces
Science Experiment – Fizzing Pots
Music – Simon Says
Wednesday – Hide & Snake
How you can participate: Play a game of hide and seek with your child.
Book – Crafty Chameleon
Action – Scarves
Art – Letter S
Science – Slithering Snakes
Music – Green Grass Grew
Thursday – Adapt like a Chameleon
How you can participate: Play *I spy*! How many items can you find that are camouflaged like a chameleon?
Book – Baby Rattlesnake
Phonics – “R says, r,r,r,r, rattlesnake…You will find me at the lake”
Art – Tissue paper chameleon
Technology – Camouflage and Chameleon
Music – Big Fun
Friday – Shape: Rectangle
How you can participate: When reading a book with your child, point out all the rectangles on the pictures.
Book – Rectangles, seeing rectangles all around us
Action – Rectangle feely box
Art – Rectangle Sponge paints
Math – Giant Shape Match
Music – Get up and Go