Preschool – Day 18

Circle Time:

  • Sing “If You’re Happy and You Know It”
  • Practice identifying and naming different colors
  • Play a game of “I Spy” with different colors

Language Arts:

  • Read “Chicka Chicka Boom Boom” by Bill Martin Jr. and John Archambault
  • Discuss the story and the different letters in the alphabet
  • Practice identifying and writing the letter “N”


  • Introduce the concept of patterns and the different types of patterns (e.g. AB, ABC, AAB)
  • Use manipulatives and other materials to create and identify patterns
  • Practice counting to 180 as a group

Social Studies:

  • Talk about different types of communities and their characteristics
  • Read “Me on the Map” by Joan Sweeney
  • Discuss the different levels of community (e.g. neighborhood, city, country)


  • Introduce the concept of living and nonliving things
  • Conduct simple experiments to explore the different characteristics of living things (e.g. growing a plant, observing a goldfish)
  • Discuss the importance of taking care of living things


  • Use crayons and paper to create a mural of a garden or a park
  • Encourage children to use their imagination and creativity to add different elements to the mural
  • Display the mural in the classroom for the week