Month’s Theme – Animals and Their Habitat 🐤(Birds, Creepy crawlies, and Aquatic animals)🐬
|🎵 Bear went over the mountain||🎵Ants go marching one by one|
|🎵 I saw a little bunny go hop hop hop||🎵Jump jump like a kangaroo|
|🎵 I am a gummy bear||🎵Walking in the jungle|
|🎵 Two little dicky birds||🎵Days of the week|
|🎵Counts by 10 song|
📆 Important Dates to Remember
|9th December 2022||Friday||Annual Sports Day||Event|
|21st December 2022||Tuesday||Christmas Celebration||Event|
|22nd December 2022 to 2nd January 2023||Wednesday To Monday||Winter vacation||Holiday|
|3rd January 2023||Tuesday||School Reopens|
💡 Learnings for December
|Areas of Learning||Concepts|
|Numeracy||– Counts of 10’s up to 70|
– Number book
– Able to identify double digits
– Able to name the days of the week and which comes next
– Able to name the months in a year
– Able to identify the basic shapes and colors
|Literacy||– Identifying and Recognition of letter sounds: Yy, Xx, Qq using multisensorial activities.|
– Identify the beginning letter sound in the word
– Recognize both upper and lower case letters.
– Matching the letter sounds with the object.
|Knowledge and Understanding of the World||– Recognition of Birds, aquatic animals, Insects, and creepy crawlies|
– Recognition of sounds of different animals
– To know the names of the animal’s young ones
– Identify the animal’s habitat and link it to its food
|Sensorial||– Number rods for counting the numbers|
– Ten’s board
– Sandpaper flashcards
🖍️ Basic Stationery List
Parents can make the below stationary available at home for easy assistance of the child.
- Child-friendly scissors
- Non-toxic glue bottle
- Craft paper
- Sketch pens
📘 How can Parents help at Home?
🐟Parents can talk to their children about Birds, aquatic Wild, and Sea animals.
🏞️You can visit a nearby national park or nature reserve.
🖍️Drawing, Colouring, and Puzzling Games. Kindly help the child use thick crayons.
📚Spend more time on reading books, and encourage your child to talk about how and what they are learning.
🎤Parents can help with activities like talking, singing, reading, storytelling, drawing, and writing help to develop their child’s literacy.
🎵Letter sounds identification through books can be done and jolly phonic songs are easily available on YouTube. Activities such as circling the letter sound in newspapers or magazines at home. (Sounds of I, p, n)
🔢Numbers up to 70 can be revised through number books, puzzles, and number cards if available at home. Make quantities with simple objects and ask the child to count.
📊Show them concepts of tall /short, in/out, Big/ small, and other opposites in the environment