THEME: For the month of December we are reading and learning about several different versions of the gingerbread man.
MATH: Your child is orally counting, identifying, representing and writing the numbers 0-15. They are also learning the basics of addition and subtraction with oral word problems within the number 5.
LANGUAGE ARTS: Your child is identifying, writing and learning the beginning sounds of both capital and lowercase letters. Your child is also learning rhyming words through teacher read alouds.
READING: Your child is identifying the front and back cover of a book as well as the title page. They are learning about the author and illustrator and their role in the book. Each student has also made their own book bag which consists of about 7 books that they read each day during read to self time. They will get 7 new books to read each week.
MUSIC AND MOVEMENT: Your child is learning the days of the week song as well as Jingle Bells.