4K P.M. Class

Red Smith

February 1, 2016

Last Week...January 25th-28th

Upcoming Dates & Important Information...

  • PTO has sent out information about a Movie Night on March 4th. This is where they will have a Silent Auction fundraiser. If you would be interested in helping out to create a 4K basket to be at the event...please let me know. Thanks!
  • Please send your child's winter clothes (snow pants, boots, jacket, mittens/gloves, and hat) to school every day. We will try and go out as much as we can weather/time permitting. Continue having your child practice getting their own gear on...we will be here to help, but with 20 children it does take quite a bit of time.
  • Valentine boxes and valentines are due back to school by Thursday, February 4th.
  • Our Friendship Celebration will be Thursday, February 11th.

Songs and Movement...

Click on the links below to watch the You Tube videos-


Nn song


A Ram Sam Sam


This Week... February 1st-4th

  • We will be talking about our five senses. Here are some activities we will do:
  1. Smell with nose: We will smell lemon, cinnamon, mint, and vinegar. We will decided whether we like or dislike the smells.
  2. Hear with ear: We will listen to different animal sounds.
  3. Touch with hand: I will pass a feely box around and see if the children can guess what they are feeling.
  4. Taste with mouth: We will talk about different tastes at snack time.
  5. See with eye: We will look for things in I Spy books.
  • We will be talking about characteristics of nonfiction books compared to fiction books.
  • Our new book bag book will be Polar Bear, Polar Bear What Do You Hear? Continue having your child read these books and reinforce pointing to the words and sounding out unknown words.

Letter N Activities...

1. Hammer nails into wood.

2. Tie knots in a necktie.

3. Count to nine.

4. Sort nuts.

5. Sing nursery rhymes.

6. Smell with noses.

7. Make nachos.

Practice "N" down, slant down, up

Practice "n" down, up, over

Please bring a show and tell object that starts with the letter Nn on Thursday, February 4th. Have your child practice sharing one detail about their object to a family member to prepare them for our Show & Tell community circle time