Senior Curriculum

Sample Senior Curriculum Plan

How Does Learning Happen? (HDLH)

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Creative & Free Art Winter Hat Craft Alphabet tree Valentine Tree collage Q tip  painting Free art
Root Skills / indicators 5.3 5.3, 2.1 5.3 5.3 5.3
Sensory / Science Water play Playdough Magnetic letters Goop Cooking activity
Root Skills / indicators 5.4 5.3 3.11 1.9, 2.6 2.6
Manipulative / Tabletop House with little people Tools with wooden blocks Lego blocks Potato head Winter animals
Root Skills / indicators 1.1 5.3 1.1 5.3 5.3
Language & Literacy Alphabet letters Chalk board Felt board Scissors/glue/craft materials Stencils
Root Skills / indicators 3.7 3.11 3.5 4.9, 5.3 5.3
Constructive / floor toys Hollow blocks/Little tyke cars/Unit blocks
Root Skills / indicators 1.3, 1.6
Dramatic Play Mom’s Kitchen
Pots and pans, fruit and vegetables, kitchen appliances
Root Skills / indicators 1.3, 3.3
Outdoor play Games with balls Sleds Shovels Sleds Hockey sticks
with balls
Root Skills / indicators 5.2 5.2 5.2 5.1 5.2
Indoor Gross Motor Balance beams Ribbons with music parachute Duck, Duck, Goose Hokey pokey
Root Skills / indicators 5.2 5.2 5.2 5.2 5.2

ShowAndTell - Senior Curriculum

What’s happening at Circle Time!

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Greeting songs “The More We Get Together, Together, Together…….!”
Calendar
Middle:
Stories, Felt Board Activities and Games

BOOKS: Corduroy/Not A Box/Froggy Goes To School
SONGS/FINGER PLAYS: Polar Bear, Polar Bear…/Five Little Penquins…/Five Little Snowflakes…
ACTIVITIES: Mitten Match/Snowflake Numbers/Felt Board(I’m A Little Snowman)

Closing songs “Circle Time is Over Now, Over Now, Over Now……”
Friday is Show and Tell
Educator’s Reflections

Root Skills:    1.2    3.1    3.6    3.7
Indicators of the skill:
Children are beginning to express what they want and are thinking and feeling.
They are listening to each other with attention without distraction or interruption.
Children are enjoying and showing pleasure during activities with language, music.