Newsletter Preschool – PK4 Full-Day
Unit: Jesus’ Birthday continued
December 16-20, 2019
**MUSIC WITH MRS. CRUM**
CIRCLE: Advent Wreath week #3
GOSPEL/RELIGION (SEEDS): An Angel speaks to Joseph.
PROJECT: Wrapping our gifts and decorating our bags for Las Posadas
MUSICAL MOVEMENT: Two Little Ears
QUESTION OF THE DAY: Which candle do we light this week?
STORYTIME: Pocket’s Christmas Wish, by Ann Bonwill & Russell Julian
**LIBRARY WITH MRS. CRUM**
CIRCLE: Children will share their favorite holiday traditions with family & friends.
ACTIVITY (SEEDS): Are you ready?
QUESTION OF THE DAY: How many people live in your family?
STORYTIME: A Houseful of Christmas, by Barbara Joosse
**ADVENT PRAYER SERVICE 8:30**
**ART WITH MS. CHAPMAN**
** 11:45 AM DISMISSAL – NO EXTENDED DAY**
SHOW & TELL: Something that reminds you of Christmas!
QUESTION OF THE DAY: Are you going out of town for the holidays?
CONCERT MUSIC: Christmas
STORYTIME: The Night of Las Posadas, by Tomie DePaola &
Who’s That Knocking on Christmas Eve? By, Jan Brett
**PK CHRISTMAS CONCERT at 9 AM** (small reception to follow in the library)
CIRCLE: Advent Wreath week #4
RELIGION WORKBOOK (SEEDS): Mary & Joseph
ACTIVITY (SEEDS): Stand-Up Christmas Tree
QUESTION OF THE DAY: What is your favorite part about Christmas vacation?
STORYTIME: Five Busy Elves, by Patricia Hegarty & Hurry, Santa! By Julie Sykes
**KINDERGARTEN NATIVITY PAGEANT (Directly after Mass)**
CIRCLE: When is the First Day of the Christmas Season?
GATHERING SONG (SEEDS): Jesus Is Coming
MUSICAL MOVEMENT SONG: “Away in a Manger” & “Who shall we send Thee”
QUESTION OF THE DAY: What are you excited to see at the Christmas Pageant?
STORYTIME: Clifford’s Christmas, by Norman Bridwell & Froggy’s Best Christmas,
by Jonathan London
SCHOOL RESUMES ON MONDAY, JANUARY 6, 2019
MERRY CHRISTMAS AND HAPPY NEW YEAR