Mrs. Jane McConnell-Preschool

Mrs. Jane McConnell-Preschool

Mrs. Jane McConnell-Preschool

Mrs. Jane McConnell-Preschool

WEEK OF MAY 8, 2017



Practice Writing First and Last Name and Journal Entry



The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle, Caterpillar to Butterfly by Camila de la Bedfoyere, Ten Little Caterpillars by Bill Martin, and Caterpillar’s Wish by Mary Murphy



RELIGION: Bead Rosary, Liturgical Season Wheel, and Saints and Angels

ABC/LITERACY: Letter “C” Alphabet Page, Retell the Hungry Caterpillar Story, and Writing Page

ASSESSMENT: Letters, Puzzles and Patterning

ART: Tissue Butterfly

SCIENCE: Insect Sensory Table

SPECIALS: Music, Library and Art



Wednesday, May 3rd:  8:45 a.m. Mass

Wednesday, May 10th6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. PreK/K Welcome Event for Families Registered for Next Year

Thursday, May 11th6:00 p.m. School Club Meeting

Friday, May 12th8:45 a.m. Preschool Classes to the Discovery Museum (If you are not driving on our field trip, please remember to send a car seat to school with your child on that day.)

Monday, May 22nd: 5:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. Culvers Meet and Eat

Wednesday, May 24th:  Last Day for 4 Year Old PreK Classes



Butterfly by Mary Ling, Velma Gratch & the Way Cool Butterfly by Alan Madison, Butterflies by Karen Shapiro, Butterflies by Melvin and Gilda Berger, and Butterfly Mornings


Quiet Time – Puzzles, Journals, I Pad Games, Smartboard – Bus Number Picture, Pocket Chart – Cowboy Alphabet Match, Name Bead Bracelets, Cap Sorting/Patterning, and Building with Lincoln Logs

Specials: P.E., Computers and Spanish

Phonemic Awareness Lesson

Afternoon Centers:

  • ABC/LITERACY: Lowercase Letter “c” Page, Starfall Letter “C”, and Stamp and See Letters
  • ART: Paint a Caterpillar and Caterpillar Necklace
  • MATH: Caterpillar Count Game
  • FINE MOTOR: Caterpillar Play Dough
  • SCIENCE: Caterpillar Life Cycle Picture and Scholastic Magazine – “What Insect Is This?”
  • GAMES: Free choice - any of the games that we have learned this year

Play Centers

Gross Motor - Outside or Indoor Large Muscle Movement Activity (Go Noodle Website)