Week of May 22, 2017
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The deadline is June 1, 2017 at 5:00 PM
Enduring understandings that the student should have by the end of the unit:
• Human babies need special food and care.
• Animal babies need special food and care.
• There are similarities and differences in the ways
babies are cared for.
• All babies grow.
Lessons and activities for the week:
Blocks- Students are invited to use blocks to create a nursery or place to care for a baby.
Pretend Play- Pretend Play will be turned into a baby nursery. Students will pretend to care for babies by feeding, cleaning, and changing the baby dolls provided.
Art- Students are invited to create their own baby portraits with a variety of art materials.
Science- Students will be able to play a matching game, matching the adult animal to its offspring.
Math- Cutouts of babies of various lengths will be added to the math center. Students will be able to measure each baby and tell which is longest and shortest.
Library- Students are invited to read books about our theme, babies.
Writing/Technology- Weekly learning games on iPads are provided.
Sensory-Sand and water, or play-doh.
Some of the books we will read this week are:
Stelaluna by Janell Cannon
Hush! A Thai Lullaby by Minfong Ho
· Memorial Day School will be closed on Monday, May 29th
· Donuts with Dad Thursday, June 15th, at 8:30a.m.
Recommended Home School Connection
Monday: Universal Handwriting Page 58 and 59
Tuesday: Getting ready to read and write Page 60 and 61
Wednesday: Hand Writing My Letter NnThursday: Math News Here’s What I Know
If you have any questions Mr. Woods or I cannot answer feel free to contact the Archdiocese at (888) 227-8175 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm or Email At Cathlicschools.firstname.lastname@example.org