Newsletter – February 2023 | Foundation II

Branch: Thanisandra

January Highlights

Month’s Theme– 🔊Sound And Light🔦

CircleTime Songs

🎵 Mr. Sun Song
🎵 I see the Light
🎵 The sound song

📆 Events and Holidays

DateDayEvent
17.02.2023FridayClass photograph
25.02.2023Saturday2nd Term PTM – Assessment

💡 Learnings for February

Areas of LearningConcepts
Numeracy– Introduction-Making numbers up to 1000 using Montessori material.
– Recap of the place value (ones, tens, hundreds).
– Concept-  Recap of Number names up to 20
– Recap of Addition and Subtraction concept.
– Concept- Skip counting by  2’s,5’s and 10’s
– Introduction to the concept of “Time”
 – Shapes- Octogon, Nanogon, and Decagon
Literacy– Three /Four letter words.
– Introduction to A-apple, B-Ball…..
– Knowing Genders
– Knowing  Rhyming words
– Reading Activity
– Comprehension reading
– Narrating simple stories.
– Writing simple sentences.
Knowledge and Understanding of the World– To identify different sounds in the locality.
– To identify different sources and mediums of sound.
– To understand the difference between Noise and Sound.
– To know the good and bad effects of sound.
– To identify the  objects that produce sound ( Musical instruments)
Sensorial– Brown stairs
– Number  rods
– Static bead material
– Counters
– Constructive Triangles
– Geometrical  Cabinet

🖍️ 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?

👥Shadow Walk -Take the child to a park for a walk and ask him/her to observe the shadow.

 🎹Help the child identify the musical instruments or use different things available (spoon, plate, table) to play music/ produce sound with them and ask the child to listen to the different sounds produced by the instruments.

🙇‍♂️Kindly record the child’s reading a short paragraph and blending the words.

📸Kindly give the objects available at home and help the child practice addition and subtraction concepts click a few pictures and share them with us.          

📦Relate the words with the sounds through object identification.

🔠Kindly help the child blend three- and four-letter words.


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