Newsletter – February 2023 | Foundation I

Branch: Thanisandra

January Highlights

Month’s Theme – 🌿Environment🌳

CircleTime Songs
🎵 Are you swimming🎵 Welcome to the jungle.
🎵Out in the garden each fine day.🎵 If you are happy and you know.
🎵 5 little monkeys.

📆 Events and Holidays

DateDayEventRemark
17-02-2023FridayClass PhotoAs our academic year is nearing its end, a group photo will be taken for cherishing the memory.
25-02-2023SaturdayParents Teachers Meet (PTM)A meeting of parents with teachers to discuss the progress of school students

💡 Learnings for February

Areas of LearningConcepts
Numeracy– Talk and recreate simple patterns
– More or less up to 40
– Counting and recital 1 to 100
– Subtraction with pictures up to 5
– Count aloud in 1’s, 2’s and 10’s
Literacy– Recognize all letter sounds.
– Revision of  diagraphs
– Read simple sentences.
– Introduction to simple three-letter words
Knowledge and Understanding of the World– Introducing simple ways to keep our environment clean.
– Teach about ‘Reduce, Reuse and Recycle
– Learning about waste segregation.
Sensorial-3D Shapes
– Pink tower
– Brown stairs

🖍️ Basic Stationery List

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

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

📘 How can Parents help at Home?

🔼Teach children how to correlate shapes with day-to-day objects (ask the child to identify the shape of a tomato slice or a sandwich or a lemon).

📝Assist in homework and ensure the notebook is sent for correction.

🎶Letter sound identification through books can be done, and jolly phonic songs are easily available on YouTube. Activities include circling the letter sounds in the newspaper or magazines at home.

👨‍👧Help children revise the concepts that are taught with simple activities. Examples as below.

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🏞️Identify living and non-living things when you go for a walk or to the park.


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