Newsletter – August 2022 | Foundation I

Branch : Thanisandra

July Highlights

Word Omelettes
Earbud Tracing
Cups Tower
Beading Activity

Month’s Theme – 🌿Life Cycle of a Plant🌿

CircleTime Songs
🎡 Here we go round the Mulberry Bush🎡 One, Two, Buckle my Shoe
🎡 One little finger🎡 Rolley Polley
🎡 There are 7 Days in a Week🎡 Months of the year go Round & Round

πŸ“† Important Dates to Remember

3 August 2022WednesdayNature WalkNeighbourhood Garden
5 August 2022FridayVaramahalakshmi FestivalHoliday
12 August 2022FridayIndependence Day Celebrations at schoolEvent
15 August 2022MondayIndependence DayHoliday
31 August 2022WednesdayGanesh ChathurthiHoliday

πŸ’‘ Learnings for August

Areas of LearningConcepts
Numeracy -Number sense up to 30
-Concept of more/less with various models and materials
-Counting sides and corners
Literacy– Recognition of letter sounds β€˜d,g,o,u’
-Trace and write β€˜n,c/k,e,h,r,m through multi-sensory approach
Knowledge and Understanding of the World– Parts of a plant
– Benefits of Plants
– Things we get from plants.
– Essentials for a plant to grow
– Nature Walk
Sensorial– Thin and thick with brown stairs
– More and less with counters
– Sound cylinders

πŸ–οΈ Basic Stationery List

Parents can make the below stationary available at home for easy assistance of the child.

  • Pencils
  • Erasers
  • Sharpeners
  • Crayons
  • Sketch Pens
  • Ruler
  • Child-friendly scissor
  • Tape
  • Non-toxic glue bottles
  • Craft paper
Arts Crafts Preschool Activities

πŸ“˜ How can Parents help at Home ?

🌱 Help your child to know more about plants, getting out in nature and talk about plants or gardening can be done at home.
πŸ“˜ Assist in homework and ensure notebook is sent for correction.
🎡 Letter sounds identification through books can be done and jolly phonic songs are easily available in YouTube. Activities such as circle the letter sounds in newspaper or magazines at home.

πŸ”’ Numbers can be revised through number books, puzzles and number cards if available at home.
🏬 Motivate children to read shop/brand names when going out.
🧸 Encourage children to place the toys back in their respective boxes/racks after playtime


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