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Friday, January 19, 2018

Bear-y Learning in Kinderpond


Learning Board-

Letter  Ee


Color Brown


Shape- Rectangle


Numeral- 20


Name Practice- Binder


Monday-  We are going to watch the science video first and read the book later. 

Story: Bear Snores



Poem:  Shape Little Bear 

I am going to use the felt shapes from Target :)




Alphabet Study: Letter Book


Fine Motor: Letters Punch Sheet


Math: Teddy Grahams
Roll number cube- eat that number lol  


Art: Polar Bear P2L  We're trying this again!



Writing: Tracing Cards

Theme/Life Skills: Salt 
Pouring into shakers and then shaking out



Tuesday


Poem: Bear Rhyming




Alphabet Study: Spin & Cover 


Fine Motor: Pokey Pages



Math: Bear Number Game
We will use our calendar chart again for this "game" 
Put the bears together in order first.  Then have them add the additional cards where they go. 




Art: Learn to Draw/Paint  
Put the card up.  Let them draw or paint a bear.



Writing: Bears 
Place gummy bear erasers on the letters to form the letter.






Theme/Life Skills: Movement Dice



Thursday
Story: Goldilocks



Alphabet Study: Teddy Bear Picnic


Fine Motor: Bear Shapes 



Science: $Tree Science Kit




Writing: Bear-y Fun


Theme/Life Skills: Scissor Skills



Friday




Alphabet Study: Feed the Bear 





Fine Motor: Tongs and buttons




Math: Bear Den

I will use my gummy bear erasers.
You could use gummy bears or teddy grahams too!
The "cave" is half of a coconut bra from Dollar Tree.  We have also just used a bowl instead :)


Art: Roll a Polar Bear



Theme/Life Skills: Game

I got these at Dollar Tree.

Take a bear toy- think stuffed animal.  Place your cards out. Have your child, gently toss bear.  They must say the letter/number/color the bear landed on.




Shopping List:
Teddy Grahams
Brown Play-Doh!

Dollar Tree
Salt
Salt Shakers
Coconut bra (or bowl)
Gummy Bears
Science Kit
Play-doh! trinkets (eyes, beads, etc.)
Brown Paper Bag
Buttons
Small Containers
Hot Glue
Vinegar
Alphabet Chart 

Saturday, January 13, 2018

Kinderpond Learns about the Chinese New Year

Learning Board-

Letter J


Color Red/Gold


Shape- Square


Numeral- 19


Name Practice- Your choice again :)


Monday-


Poem: 5 Green Dragons



Fine Motor: Letters Punch Sheet

Science: Video




Writing: Tracing Cards

Theme/Life Skills: Practice Tying Shoes
I have this big one and some little ones.




Tuesday


Poem: 




Alphabet Study: Bingo Dauber Sheet

Fine Motor: Mini Muffin


So you don't have this toy?  Grab a cupcake tin at Dollar Tree and some liners, write numbers on the bottom.  Have them add that number of pony beads or pom-poms to the bottom.



Science: Dollar Tree Experiment


Math: Puzzles  (I will add a photo later, it's nap time and I am not disturbing that!)  As always, any puzzle will do :)





Theme/Life Skills: Chinese Food Dramatic Play



Thursday


Poem: Lion Dance Song



Alphabet Study: ABC Magnets  I am going to write the alphabet on a sentence strip... or strips :) and we will match the letters to the letters.




Science: Chinese Slime  
Minus the glitter for me though lol




Art: Dragon


Writing: CNY Tracing


Theme/Life Skills: Scissor Skills



Friday
Story: Happy Happy Year



Poem: Chinese New Year





Alphabet Study: Alphabet Bottle


Fine Motor: Lo Mien Transfer



Science: Red Rice Gold Coins


Math: Chinese Calendar Pieces  We are just going to put the numbers in order.



Art: Ice Cube Color Mixing 
Give the children water colored with food coloring, an ice cube tray and some droppers. 



Writing: Tara West Letter Tracing



Theme/Life Skills: Food toys again :)


Shopping List:

Hole Punch Walmart
Clear Glue


Dollar Tree
Clothes Pins
Shoe with laces (I got mine at Dollar Tree)
Bingo Dauber
Tissue Paper
Pony Beads
Food Coloring
Sequins
Rice
Beans (alphabet bottle or just use more rice)
Ice Cube Tray
Yarn
Chopsticks


Muffin Tin
Science Experiment