Weekly Newsletter: Jaybird /Birds
January 13 – 17, 2019
Monday – Letter “J”
Parent as Teacher: It is always a sign of development when preschoolers learn to play with sounds and language. Take turns coming up with words that start with the sound of “J” (even if it’s giraffe, it’s okay). Jaybird
Tuesday – Sing a song of sixpence
Parent as Teacher: Help your child look for something that starts with the letter “J” to share at school today.
Book – Jack and the Beanstalk (Amazon)
Phonics –“J says, j,j,j,j,j, jaybird…I talk until I’m heard.”
Art – Pie Plate
Science – “J” Taste Test
Music – On the Move
Wednesday – Shape: Diamond
Parent as Teacher: Play “I Spy” with your child at home or at the grocery store and see how many Diamonds they can find.
Thursday- Jack & Jill
Parent as Teacher: Repeat the rhyme, Jack & Jill, at home and on the road.
Parent as Teacher: Build your child’s math skills by counting and sorting jellybeans together.