Sunday, September 30, 2012

DIY Preschool Recap Sept 17-28, 2012

     Yup, you read that right. We spent two weeks on this post. There was a dishwasher repair, family visits and other things happening that didn't allow enough time to get it all done in one week. Like I said in my first post, sometimes life gets in the way.
     This week(s) theme was family, specifically those that live in our house. Hh was the letter of the week, 3 the number, and "and" the word. We went to Conner Prairie this weekend, and big E identified the word "and" on a sign. I was pretty impressed that she is taking the knowledge and using it outside of school time.

Daily Activities:
AWANA verse & activities
Calendar time: add day, count days, sing days of week, months, today is...
weather
color, number, letter, word of week review
Sing ABC's while point to the correct letter (one-to-one correspondence)
Skill of day: What's wrong with this picture (from BrainQuest book), Split crayons into equal groups, Graph after counting magnetic letters, order objects largest to smallest
Read Easy Reader

Other Activities:
Look at H is for page, cut those apart
Use H is for page and T is for page cutouts to sort by beginning sounds
Add H is for pictures to our Alpha-book (pictured here)
Look for "H" everywhere (stores, books, etc)
Pass out three animal cookies to each person for a snack
spell "and" with playdoh or magnetic letters
look for "and" in books and on signs
review sight words: "and, the, see" fishing game (magnetic fish, read the word when caught)
review sight words: pick up game (throw down cards with words, and she picks up what I call out)
Read families-themed books: Lucky Pennies and Hot Chocolate, Day by Day, and Julius, the Baby of the World
Make H letter craft
Helping Hands craft (trace hands, tell ways to help around house)
Starfall.com "H", calendar
H puzzle
Kumon cutting page

Sort biggest to smallest (left), picture sort (right)


No comments:

Post a Comment

Special Note

For the present, anonymous comments are not allowed at Robin, Restored due to the large number of spam comments that make it through Blogger's spam filter. I'm sorry about those of you who comment as Anonymous and sign your names. I'll try later to enable the function again.
Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...

sharing

Follow Me on Pinterest Pin It