M is for Magnets and Mittens

Magnets and Mittens

This week we will be learning all about the letter M. Will will focus on some science activities with magnets and marbles and reading some books about mittens!

Focus Skills for the week:

  • playing marble “kerplunk”

  • Doing marble magnet mitten painting in art

  • making “Moana” boats from popsicle sticks

  • practicing fine motor cutting out mitten shapes

  • playing the “Belz” magnet game

  • sorting colored mittens and playing the mitten match game

  • sensory magnetic mitten match in sand and water beads

  • “Milk” color science experiment

  • magnet cars and magnet marble runner games

  • sorting: “ Is it magnetic or not?” science activity

  • reading and sequencing story events in order from Jan Brett’s “The Mitten” story

  • Mitten patterns

Bible Verse for the week:

M: “Man should not live on bread alone, but on the word of God.” Matthew 4:4

Up-Coming dates:

**We will have school on Martin Luther King Day

**We will have school on February 1st even though Olathe is off.