14 Jul

CURRICULUM INSIGHT

Playgroup – July 2017

Theme for the month: Fun with pets

Through this theme your child will be exposed to a variety of pet and farm animals. He/she will learn about caring for animals which would strengthen their bond with them. He/she will also learn the similarities and differences among the animals and the products that we obtain from farm animals. Drama and technology aided lessons will help to enhance their learning experience.

Language:

Vocabulary will be enhanced through the introduction of letters ‘Aa’, ‘Bb’, ‘Cc’ and picture vocabulary related to the theme. Along with these, various activities like book browsing, picture talks, rhymes and stories will be done on a regular basis.

 Life – skills:

Golden Words and Dining Etiquettes: Help your child develop and implement golden words and good dining etiquettes in their daily life, so that they become part of their personality.

 Numeracy:

The child will be introduced to numerals, concepts of colour and size.

Dates to Remember:

Date Event/Activity Particulars
01/07/2017 Health Camp A detailed circular will be sent.
14/07/2017 Green  Day Students to wear green coloured clothes and carry a well labelled green object.
21/07/2017 Portfolio Activity Students to bring a landscape 4”x6” family photograph.

A soft copy of the Rhymes for the month will be mailed to you.

At Home You Can:

Take your child to a farm to provide him/her with first-hand experience of farm animals and you could have a pet at home for your child to look after.

To make their learning more interesting you can visit some websites mentioned below and explore books related to the theme.

Links that can help you in your venture include:

 Farm friends

All about farm animals

 Looking forward to an exciting month of exploration and learning.