June Bugs Lesson Plan: Week of 6/18/18

Teachers: Ms. Aimee & Ms. Jane                                           Theme: Messy!

Date Meeting Time Project Literacy Math/Science
Weekly Concepts (MA Guidelines)

-Sing songs with repetitive
phrases and rhythmic patterns.

-Participate in simple sequences of movements and dance to various kinds of music.

– Explore a variety of age-appropriate
materials and media to create twoand
three-dimensional artwork.

– Use dramatic play, costumes, and
props to pretend to be someone else.

-Listen to a wide variety of age appropriate literature read aloud. 

Spiritual: This week we will read various versions of the Jesus Calming the Storm Bible Story.

-Explore, describe, and compare the
properties of liquids and solids found
in children’s daily environment.

Monday

 

-With Jesus in the Boat 

-Goldfish by Laurie Berkner

-Boom Chicka Boom!

-I Caught a Fish Alive

Wet our fingers and use modeling clay!

Work together to create a giant mural on the playground!

Swimmy by Leo Lionni

Bible Story:  Read- “Jesus in the Boat.”  

Explore ocean life in our water table; what can you find there?

 

Tuesday 

 

Monday’s Songs

 

Experiment with water, vehicles, and gutters.

Paint our clay sculptures. 

Bringing the Rain to Kapiti Plain by Verna Aardema

Bible Story:  Read “Jesus Calms the Storm”

How can we make the water flow faster in the gutters? Slower?

Use water & brushes  to “paint” on brick.

 Wednesday

 Monday’s Songs

Take home clay sculptures today.

Hunt for treasures in the sandbox!  

Put together your own three dimensional structure using loose parts.

The Pigeon Needs a Bath  by Mo Willems

Bible Story: Read “The Calming of the Storm”

What loose parts would you like to use in your sculpture?  Describe what you created when you are finished. 

Thursday 

Last Day of Camp this Week!

Monday’s Songs

Please wear your bathing suit, bring a towel and a change of clothes.

Use our sprinkler- don’t forget to wear a bathing suit & bring a change of clothes!

Take home your special “messy” gift.  Have a fun summer!

Bible Story: Act out our Bible Story using props! (wooden boat, blankets, thunder sticks, etc.).

Why do we need water?  What do we use it for?  Celebrate water by jumping, running & playing in it!  (And even drinking it!)

Friday 

 

No Camp on Fridays

 

   

 

 

 

 

Other Daily Activities Concepts
Free Play

  • Play Dough
  • Puzzles
  • Writing Center
  • Easel painting
  • Blocks
  • Cars/Trucks
  • Housekeeping/Dramatic play
  • Sensory Table
Use sense of sight, hearing touch, smell and taste to explore the environment using sensory vocabulary. Strengthen hand grasp and flexibility. Use eye-hand coordination and visual perception to complete puzzles, draw, paint, write
Bike Room/Playground Build body awareness, strength, and coordination through locomotion activities.