MAY 2020 CURRICULUM
APRIL 27-MAY 1: LIFE ON THE FARM
Why is farming important? The children will learn about animals that live on a farm, their importance and the responsibilities of a farmer. Friday, May 1st the PRE-K will enjoy fun farm activities. They will make butter, milk a cow, shear sheep, bob for apples, and learn to lasso. BOOTS ARE ALLOWED FOR THIS DAY!
MAY 4-8: MOTHER’S DAY
The teacher’s will encourage the children to talk about the wonderful things our mother’s do for them each day. In turn, we will discuss what the children can do to help make their job as a Mommy easier!
We will sadly not have Muffins with Mom this year. :-(
MAY 11-15: FLOWERS AND GARDENING
The children will be introduced to gardening by planting seeds and watching them grow. The parts of a plant and its’ function will be discussed. We will even explore which plants can be eaten!
MAY 18-22: PETS
Nothing is more special than our furry friends. The children will be encouraged to bring pictures to share of their pet or a pet they would love to have one day. We will discuss the job of a veterinarian and how they work to keep our pets healthy.
KIDS COUNT WILL BE CLOSED ON FRIDAY, MAY 24TH FOR IN-SERVICE TRAINING
MONDAY, MAY 25TH WE WILL BE CLOSED FOR MEMORIAL DAY.
MAY 25-29: POND LIFE
The children will discover and learn about the plants and animals that live in a pond. The life cycle of frogs and amphibians will be our main focus.