December 11-15, 2017

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Snack Helper:  Lucy

Theme: Christmas/ The Angels and Shepherds. This week we will be enjoying traditional Christmas fun! We will still be focusing on the season of Advent and our coming Savior.

Letter of the Week: R
Letter Helper: Noah

Art:  Nativity wheel, Ornament making

Thematic Fine Motor Center:  Christmas Playdough Mats

Writing center/phonics activities/literacy:  Christmas tracing sheets; mystery letter bag; Christmas letters playdoh mats; marching around the alphabet, ABC Chant; What's missing; Hershey kisses letter matching; Ho, Ho, Ho. ABC game; Christmas letter stamping; Build a chirstmas letter train; building candy cane letters

Religion: Advent, The angels appearing to the shepherds, sharing the good news with others. 

Science: Investigating what Christmas items sink or float.

Math: Center: Christmas Measurements. In small groups we will learn about probability and graphing.

Sensory:  Green peppermint scented rice, glitter, cups, funnels, spoons.

Libray:  Thursday at 9:05

Music:  Thursday at 11:00

Chapel daily at 8:50.  Chapel offering envelopes come home on Tuesdays.  We collect offering during Wednesday chapel only.

Upcoming Important Dates:     December 20th--Christmas Party.  We will have a pajama Christmas party. Children may wear PJs to school!
                                                                            Parents are welcome to join us for Chapel
                                                                            at 8:45 to enjoy a song/finger play performed by each class.  
                                                 December 23-January 7:  Christmas Break
                                                 January 8--School Resumes
                                                                      

Mrs. Bishop and Mrs. Ford