Our themes for January include:
Our Letters of the Month include:
Our Numbers of the Month are:
Our Color of the Month is:
Our Shape of the Month is:
Our Centers this month include:
Writing Center: Arctic Materials
Science Center: Snow Balls
Block Center: Don't Break The Ice game, Snowman puzzle, Lacing Cards
Reading Center: theme related books and CDs
Home Center: The Arctic
Mon. 1/25 AFRICA: We will begin making our passports. We will play Mancala, learn "hello" in Swahili, make an African bowl, and eat an African-style snack.
Tues. 1/26 AUSTRALIA: We will sing "G'Day Mate" song, work on our passport, hop like kangaroos, learn Australian phrases, make a didgeridoo, and eat an Australian-style snack.
Wed. 1/27 MEXICO: We will sing "Fill Our Pinata" song, work on our passports, learn "hello" in Spanish, make a papel picado, have a Mexican-style snack, and have a Pinata Party!
Thurs. 1/28 JAPAN: Send in slippers since shoes are not worn inside in Japanese households. We will finish our passport, learn "hello" in Japanese, make a carp kite, make orgami, and eat a Japanese-style snack.
Fri. 1/29 BLUE DAY and ESKIMO INDIAN OLYMPIC GAME DAY: We will play Blanket Toss, Four Man Carry, Kneel Jumps, and Toe Kick games along with making Salty Snowflakes.