Fall Quarter - November 2017

Week 9: FUN WITH TURKEYS    November 7-10

Reminder – Tuition for winter quarter due next week!

Art:  2’s classes will make WTG’s traditional pinecone and feather turkeys…gobble, gobble! All classes will have the opportunity to make a cheerful Thanksgiving Turkey handprint card to send to someone special.  Try out the basting brushes at the art easel this week! 

Sensory: Play with handfuls of dry oatmeal in the sensory table.  Touch the mini pumpkins – how do they feel?  Use the magnifying glass – how do they look?

Imaginative Play: Have fun with our Turkey Tiara! 

Large Motor:  Where is turkey lurking?  Walk around the classrooms and outside after circle; how many can you count?  Jump into the pool of foam blocks!

Cognitive/Pre-Math:  Fill the bag with golden eggs.  How many can you count?

In-Class Parenting Education: The YELLOW group will continue our discussion of Emotion Coaching: 1’s classes – Praise vs Encouragement; 1.5’s & 2’s classes – The 5 Steps of Emotion Coaching. Wobblers: Family Traditions

Evening Parenting Education: “Getting to Calm: The Early Years”” w/ Laura Castner, Thursday, November 9, 7-9pm. LWTech, West Building, Rm. 404.  All LWTech parenting programs included.

 

Week 10: GIVING THANKS AND “SHARING SOUP!”     November 14-17

Last week of fall quarter.  All evening parenting education attendance (3 or more) due by 11/17/17!

Reminder – Tuition for winter quarter due this week!

Art:  Wobblers will “pat the feathers” on a sticky turkey!  All other classes will enjoy a community art project using fun kitchen tools!

Sensory:  Wash those dishes with soapy water in the sensory table, then put them out to dry!

Imaginative Play:   Build a Thanksgiving dinner table with duplos!  Build a train station to welcome family from out of town!  Practice making soup in the play kitchen – check out the cornucopia!

Large Motor: Climb inside the playhouse.  Take turns ringing the doorbell and answering the door!

In-Class Parenting Education:  BLUE groups will be meeting today for an open Q&A session.  YELLOW groups will have an opportunity to work on our new memory book keepsake for fall quarter! Wobblers: Work on new memory book keepsake and ask Teacher Sara any parenting questions

Parent Board Meeting:  Tuesday, November 14, 7:00pm, at WTG.  All welcome to attend!

 

Happy Thanksgiving! No classes held November 21-24.

Classes will resume the week of November 28th.

Don’t forget… Casper Babypants on Nov. 28th at Family Fun Night!

 

Winter Qtr, Week 1: (NEW THEME!) STARS AND PLANETS     November 28 – December 1

Art: Wobbler’s decorate stars and rockets with stickers. All other classes decorate with glow in the dark paint and colored sand!

Sensory: Wobbler’s and 1’s get to play with our Starry Night pat mats. 1.5’s and 2’s create a beautiful Planet Earth coffee filter project.  Touch and squeeze the smooth Moon Sand in the sensory table.  Take a look through our toddler friendly prisms, or a “telescope” pointed toward the sky.

Imaginative Play: Rocket through our space-themed hallway! Careful not to be hit by a “meteorite” ball!  Play with our new space inflatables! Sing Twinkle Twinkle at our felt board; maybe count the stars too!  Try on our brand new space themed dress up!

In-Class Parenting Education:  YELLOW groups will be meeting today for an open Q&A session. BLUE groups will have an opportunity to work on our new memory book keepsake for fall quarter! Wobblers: What is Discipline?

Evening Parenting Education: WTG’s Family Fun Night w/ Casper Babypants, Tuesday, November 28, @ WTG, 6-6:30pm for Wobblers and 1’s classes, 7-7:30pm for 1.5’s and 2’s classes.

 

Dates to Remember

Thursday, November 9, 7-9:00pm  -  Evening Parenting Education: “Getting to Calm: The Early Years”” w/ Laura Castner, West Building, Rm. 404.  All LWTech parenting programs included.

Tuesday, November 14, 7:00pm  -  Parent Board Meeting at WTG. All welcome to attend!

Tuesday, November 28  -  Evening Parenting Education: WTG’s Family Fun Night w/ Casper Babypants at WTG, 6-6:30pm for Wobblers and 1’s classes, 7-7:30pm for 1.5’s and 2’s classes.

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