PreKindergarten Newsletter: February 24-28, 2020

February 24-28, 2020

Dear PreKindergarten Families: This week we finished up our Personal Safety Lessons, our friendship activities, writing the letter Q,q, work on numbers, shapes and counting.

Homework: Please keep reading and please have your child practice zipping his/her coat. Spelling their full name and reciting their birthdate would be beneficial to them also.

These are the skills we have been practicing this week:

Arts & Crafts Dramatic Play Story/Lesson Blocks & Building
Teacher- led Skills practice: drawing a picture of our favorite classic story

Coloring and cutting Praying hands for Lent



Exploration:  Watercolor mixing


Valentine Mail Room


The Mitten, Bears and Three Little Kittens/flannel board

Princess game

Valentine Game

What’s Missing (Q) game

Personal Safety lessons #11: Learning the Touching

Rule #12: Learning the Safety steps

Ash Wednesday




Wooden block play


Foam blocks

Building with cups and sticks


Language & Literacy Library/Listening Center Math & Manipulatives Music & Movement
Listening to a variety of stories

Letter of the week: Q: sound/alpha/writing the upper and lower case, sign language

Beginning letter sounds game

Matching upper/lower alpha

Writing names

Journal writing

Stringing the alphabet

Forming letters with floam

Matching rhyming words

ABC bingo

Library with Mrs. Smith




Valentines Day



Listening: Pinkalicious and Purplicious


Calendar Counting

Number puzzles

Bead patterns


Bug patterning

Counting Bears into numbered jars

Naming and matching shapes

Maisy’s counting game






Chapel songs

Starting the day songs: Open, Shut them, We put the tubs away, Are you Here?

Praise songs and Orchestral music at rest time


Music with Mrs. Beshara


Gross Motor/Outdoor Play Science & Sensory Fine Motor Activities Religious Focus
Outside play

CD dancing

Movement songs







View Finder

Woodkins dolls and clothes


Cutting, coloring, gluing

Writing names


Beads with Grid

Stringing cut straws on to Chenille stems

Puppet play

Hole punching

3 Little Kittens maze

Sign of the Cross

Circle time and meal time prayers

Our Father

Bible stories/songs

Ash Wednesday

10 Commandments: #4: Rest on the seventh day

Seeds: Making good choices

Rice Bowl


Coming Up: We will be learning about weather, the seasons and the earth’s surface in March along with reading and acting out favorite classic stories