Febuary Curriculum 2018
February 19-23: Presidents and Famous Places
This week the focus will be on the Presidents of the United States both past and present. We will study their important duties as well as take a look at their families.
We will visit famous landmarks in the United States. Let’s “travel to:
- The White House
- The Statue of Liberty
- Mount Rushmore
- The Grand Canyon
- Disney World!
Feb. 26-Mar 2: Louisiana Bayou and Culture
The children will be will presented with the many wonderful things that make our state of Louisiana beautiful. The mossy bayous and swamps and Gulf of Mexico give Louisianans many opportunities to enjoy hobbies of fishing and sports on the water. Louisiana culture is rich in a variety of cajun foods that will be discussed with the children.
MARCH UNITS 2018
SPRING PICTURES MONDAY, MARCH 12TH, AT 7:30 UPSTAIRS PLAYROOM
Instructions to follow on payment made directly to Ms. Selina Atiyeh. Pictures will be ready for Easter giving!
March 5-9 Pond Life
Now that we’ve ‘been through’ the bayou and swamp, let’s take a look and explore pond life. The children will discover and learn about the plants and animals that live in a pond. The life cycle of frogs and amphibians will be our main objective.
March 12-16: Rain/Rainbows/Luck of the Irish
We begin the week discovering where rain comes from, followed by how rainbows are formed, and ending with pots of gold and the luck of the Irish. St. Patrick, Ireland and the Irish will be discussed.
FRIDAY, MARCH 16th IS DRESS YOUR CHILD IN GREEN DAY- THE MORE GREEN, THE BETTER!
March 19-23: Spring Season
We will focus on Mother Nature and the changes that take place as the seasons change. Books and pictures will be used to show the beauty of the changes. The Pre-K children have waited all winter for their bears to return from hibernation and they will come out this week!
March 26-30: Easter and Rabbits
KIDS COUNT IS CLOSED ON FRIDAY, MARCH 30TH FOR GOOD FRIDAY
This week we are devoting our studies to rabbits.The meaning of Easter and its traditions will be discussed with the children also.
OUR ANNUAL EASTER BONNET PARADES WILL BE HELD ON WEDNESDAY MARCH 28 @ 3:30 FOR TODDLER TWO’S THURSDAY, MARCH 29 @ 3:30 FOR PRE-K
PLEASE ENTER THE PLAYROOM USING THE OUTSIDE STAIRS ONLY!
For your child to take part in our Annual Easter Bonnet Parade, he/she must bring a Homemade Easter Bonnet that must be created out of a paper plate. EASTER PARTIES AND EGG HUNTS will also be held ON THUR. MARCH, 29TH Sign-up sheets will be in each classroom for treats. EVERY child from Ms. Jackie's class to the pre-k should bring ONE DOZEN filled Easter eggs with SOFT candy (no nuts or peanut butter) and a labeled EASTER BASKET FOR THE EGG HUNT.