K is for Kris Kringle and Christmas around the World

Weekly Theme: K is for Kris Kringle and Christmas around the World

This week we will focus on Christmas traditions around the world. We will also read about Hanukkah and Kwanzaa. We will learn about the letter K.

Focus SKills for the Week:

  • art: Christmas tree and Christmas light painting

  • art: making Kwanzaa candles

  • writing the letter K and learning the sound it makes

  • art: making picture snow globes

  • sensory play snow and peppermint water filled ornaments

  • sensory: magnet jingle bells tub

  • ugly Christmas sweater gem decorating :) (fine motor)

  • Christmas tree block balance walk (gross motor)

  • dramatic play Santa’s Workshop: elf toy making station

  • dramatic play and sensory/fine motor: gift wrapping cutting/gluing station

Bible Verse for the week:

K “Keep your tongue from evil.” Psalms 34:13

Upcoming dates:

  • Christmas party on the 19th at 10:30 am

  • Don’t forget to return Nutcracker permission slips for the 14th

  • Christmas break the 20th-Jan. 6th.