March Preschool Newsletter
We are all excited about the approach of spring as we begin the month of March! There’s nothing like being outside enjoying beautiful sunny days.
Click on the weekly links below for additional daily activities your child may be participating in.
Monday we will introduce the letter short “O”. Tuesday we will be reading the book Gentle, Giant Octopus. We will be calling Wednesday “Windsday” as we explore the forces of the wind. Thursday we will be celebrating Dr. Suess’ birthday. Please join us Thursday for our Monthly Family Breakfast and PJ Day! Friday is Go Fly a Kite Day when we will do kite-focused activities
We will also be learning about police officers and safety. Monday we will be talking about our letter of the week: “P”. Tuesday is Wee Willie Winkie Day. Wednesday we will be reading and acting out the Princess and the Pea. Thursday is opposite day: Stop and Go. We will do activities to highlight these concepts. Friday we will discuss the various ways we keep Safety First. Check out our Letter P ASL video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PoqVTAB65kk
On Monday, we will introduce the letter “Q”. Tuesday will be a yummy day as we will be doing Potato Tasting. Wednesday we will focus on the number of the month: 8. Thursday we will continue to work with potatoes as we do Potato Planting. Friday we will be celebrating St. Patrick’s Day as we talk about Leapin’ Leprechauns. And yes, those mischievous little leprechauns will be making their annual visit to Sunshine House. We always look forward to their tricks, as well as their hidden gold! If you and your child could devise a trap, we welcome you to bring it in and see if we can catch one of those little guys.
Letter Q ASL video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9hJozNYyb-I
We will be learning about all types of snakes & reptiles this week. If you have any reptile friends that can visit, please let us know! On Monday, we will introduce the letter “R”. Tuesday is Hide & Snake Day. We will be talking about snakes and exploring them in our learning and art times. Wednesday we will be adapting like a Chameleon and learning about how they camouflage themselves. Thursday we will be celebrating the color of the Month: GREEN. All are encouraged to wear something green. Friday we will focus on our shape of the month: rectangle. Letter R ASL Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=83ssaxXepWk
Our letter of the week is S. We will also be exploring our 5 senses. Monday we will be putting our noses to work as we learn about our sense of smell. Tuesday we are highlighting the book, The Seals on the Bus. Wednesday everyone is encouraged to show their silliness through their feet for Silly Socks Day. Thursday we will be exploring our sense of taste (yummy!) Friday will be using our eyes as we continue to learn about our 5 senses: seeing.
Letter S ASL Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_g6OYXX4Ng8