Spirit of Christmas
Sunshine House Preschool Weekly Newsletter:
Spirit of Christmas December 14-18, 2020
Here are samples of activities that your child may be participating in this week.
Monday – Gingerbread Men
Books – Gingerbread Man (Amazon)
Action – Pass the Gingerbread man
Art – Cookie cutter painting Sensory – Smells and tastes of Christmas
Tuesday – Reindeer Food
Parent as Teacher: Sing Rudolph…and find a special place to keep your reindeer food, to be put out on Christmas Eve.
Books – Reindeer Christmas
Action – Five little reindeer
Art – Reindeer Food Science – Holiday sink or float
Music – Can’t Sit Still
Wednesday – Christmas Lights
Parent as Teacher: Take an evening drive with the family to check out the neighborhood Christmas lights.
Books – Five Senses: Taste
Action – Feely box (something red)
Art – Christmas Lights Science – Apple
Science Music – Muffin Man
Thursday – If You Give A Mouse A Cookie
Parent as Teacher: Bake cookies with your child…or buy plain cookies and decorate with frosting.
Action – Musical Instruments
Art – Cookie with Tissue Paper
Science – Santa’s Magic Milk Music – The Last Cookie
Friday – Pajamas & Peppermint
Parent as Teacher: Taste a candy cane and talk about the smell/ flavor. WEAR YOUR PAJAMAS TO SCHOOL!
Action – Peppermint tasting
Art – Marble Paint a Candy Cane
Science – Dissolving Candy Canes
Music – ABC Rock