Pre-Kindergarten Our Busy Week

Week 21: Jan. 21st-25th

 

Exploratory Question: How do I take care of my teeth?

 

Literacy: “Just Going to the Dentist” by Mercer Mayer

 

Handwriting: Letter Bb

 

Math: Verbally Counting Sets of Objects

 

Science: Dental Hygiene

 

Social Studies: Dentists

 

Social/Emotional Question: How do I care for my body?

 

Bible Story: Jesus Heals the Blind

 

Week 22: Jan. 28th-Feb. 1st

 

Exploratory Question: What can I learn about day and night?

 

Literacy: “Matthew and the Color of the Sky” by Rocio Martinez

 

Handwriting: Letter Rr

 

Math: Connect Events with General Times

 

Science: Light Energy/ Shadows

 

Social Studies: Groundhog Day

 

Social/Emotional Question: What do I do if I’m afraid?

 

Bible Story: Jesus Feeds 5,000
 

Week 23: Feb. 4th-8th

 

Exploratory Question: How can I cook in the kitchen?

 

Literacy: “I Like Making Tamales” by Allison Pomenta

 

Handwriting: Letter Kk

 

Math: Measurements with cups, tablespoons, teaspoons

 

Science: Baking/Chemistry

 

Social Studies: National Bake for Family Month

 

Social/Emotional Question: How can I help at home?

 

Bible Story: The Good Samaritan

Week 24: Feb. 11th-14th

 

Exploratory Question: How do we show love to others?

 

Literacy: “How do Dinosaurs say I Love You?” by Jane Yolen & Mark Teague

 

Handwriting: Letter Aa

 

Math: Money, Pennies, and Nickels

 

Science: Balance

 

Social Studies: Wants vs. Needs

 

Social/Emotional Question: How can I be respectful?

 

Bible Story: The Lost Son

Week 25: Feb. 19th-22nd

 

Exploratory Question: What is a fairy tale?

 

Literacy: “Nursery and Fairy Tales Collection” by Mary Engelbreit

 

Handwriting: Letter Mm

 

Math: Sequence events in time, ordinal numbers

 

Science: Sensory Fairy Dough

 

Social Studies: National Fairytale Day

 

Social/Emotional Question: How can I encourage others?

 

Bible Story: Jesus Blesses the Children

Week 26: Feb. 25th-Mar. 1st

 

Exploratory Question: Who are authors?

 

Literacy: Dr. Seuss Books

 

Handwriting: Letter Nn

 

Math: Connecting numerals to quantities they represent

 

Science: Textures

 

Social Studies: Dr. Seuss’ Birthday

 

Social/Emotional Question: How do others know I’m listening?

 

Bible Story: Jesus Visits Friends

 

Week 27: Mar. 4th-8th

 

Exploratory Question: Who are illustrators?

 

Literacy: Eric Carle Books

 

Handwriting: Letter Vv

 

Math: Filling in the picture with shapes

 

Science: Color Mixing

 

Social Studies: Eric Carle

 

Social/Emotional Question: What does forgiveness means?

 

Bible Story: Jesus Forgives Zacchaeus

 

Week 28: Mar. 11th-15th

 

Exploratory Question: What can I learn about our solar system?

 

Literacy: “The Earth and Sky” by DLM

 

Handwriting: Letter Ww

 

Math: Identifying position using before and after

 

Science: Solar System

 

Social Studies: Universe

 

Social/Emotional Question: How do I show thankfulness?

 

Bible Story: One Man Says Thank You

Week 29: Mar. 25th-29th

 

Exploratory Question: What weather can I observe each day?

 

Literacy: “Who Likes Rain?” by Wong Herbert Yee

 

Handwriting: Letter Xx

 

Math: Identify events as likely or unlikely

 

Science: Weather Changes

 

Social Studies: Climate

 

Social/Emotional Question: What can I wear?

 

Bible Story: Jesus Rides into Jerusalem

Week 30: April 1st-5th

 

Exploratory Question: Why is caring for the earth and sky important?

 

Literacy: “Ada, Once Again!” by Ana Nuncio

 

Handwriting: Letter Yy

 

Math: Sort objects by function and type

 

Science: Recycling

 

Social Studies: Globe/Earth Day

 

Social/Emotional Question: How do I care or the earth?

 

Bible Story: At the Last Supper

Week 31: April 8th-12th

 

Exploratory Question: What are rocks and what do we do with them?

 

Literacy: “Rock Collecting” by Roma Gans

 

Handwriting: Letter Zz

 

Math: Sort objects by size

 

Science: Rocks & Fossils

 

Social Studies: Land Formations

 

Social/Emotional Question: What do I do if I’m sad?

 

Bible Story: Jesus Suffers and Dies

Week 32: April 15th-18th

 

Exploratory Question: What happens on Easter?

 

Literacy: “The Easter Story” by Suzanne Berry

 

Handwriting: A

 

Math: Duplicate and extend patterns

 

Science: Parts of an Egg

 

Social Studies: Happy Easter

 

Social/Emotional Question: How do I show others I’m happy and how do I make them happy?

 

Bible Story: Easter Morning

Week 33: April 24th-26th

 

Exploratory Question: Where do animals live and what do they eat?

 

Literacy: “Castles, Caves, and Honeycombs” by Linda Ashman

 

Handwriting: The

 

Math: Act out a problem to find a solution, using manipulatives

 

Science: Habitats/Climates

 

Social Studies: Shelters for people and animals

 

Social/Emotional Question: When should I ask for help?

 

Bible Story: On the Road at Easter

Week 34: April 29th-May 3rd

 

Exploratory Question: How do animals move?

 

Literacy: “Move!” by Steven Jenkins & Robin Page

 

Handwriting: it, is

 

Math: Draw a picture to help solve a problem

 

Science: Animal Characteristics/Animal Tracks

 

Social Studies: Migration

 

Social/Emotional Question: How do I explain my ideas?

 

Bible Story: Jesus’ Ascension

Week 35: May 6th-10th

 

Exploratory Question: How do animals grow and change?

 

Literacy: “Growing and Changing” By DLM

 

Handwriting: I, Can, See

 

Math: Combine sets of objects to find totals

 

Science: Lifecycle

 

Social Studies: Mother’s Day

 

Social/Emotional Question: How do I tell others about Jesus?

 

Bible Story: Blessed at Pentecost

Week 36: May 13th-17th

 

Exploratory Question: How do plants grow and change?

 

Literacy: “I Am a Peach” by Luisa de Noriega

 

Handwriting: Go, To, We

 

Math: Combine sets of objects to find totals

 

Science: Parts of a Plant

 

Social Studies: Growing Patterns

 

Social/Emotional Question: How do I show others I’m a child of God?

 

Bible Story: The Man from Africa

Week 37: May 20th-24th

 

Exploratory Question: What do insects do?

 

Literacy: “Bug Zoo” by Disney Book Group

 

Handwriting: At, Look

 

Math: Take objects away from a set to find out how many are left

 

Science: Insects

 

Social Studies: Bugs Around the World

 

Social/Emotional Question: Whose in charge?

 

Bible Story: Paul is Changed

Week 38: May 28th-31st

 

Exploratory Question: How do I stay safe this summer?

 

Literacy: “A Little Book About Safety” by Samantha Kurtzman

 

Handwriting: Am, Are, In

 

Math: Take objects away from a set to find out how many are left

 

Science: Sink & Float

 

Social Studies: Hot Places

 

Social/Emotional Question: What do I do when I’m lonely?

 

Bible Story: Paul and Silas in Jail