Newsletter – October 2022 | Foundation II

Branch: Thanisandra

September Highlights

Month’s Theme -❄️☀️Seasons🍂🌱

CircleTime Songs

🎵 Hello everybody! How are you today?🎵 Spring is here spring is here.
🎵 Months of the year song.🎵 Season Songs.
🎵 How is the weather?🎵 Mr. Sun golden sun.

📆 Events and Holidays

03.10.2022 – 07.10.2022 Monday to Friday Dusshera holidays
21.10.2022FridayDiwali celebrationEvent
24.10.2022 – 26.10-2022Monday to WednesdayDiwali Holiday

💡 Learnings for October

Areas of LearningConcepts
Numeracy-Introduction – comparing numbers Greater than, Lesser than, and equal.
-Introduction to the place values (ones, tens, and hundreds)
-Introduction to backward count
-Skip counting by 2’s
-Describe position; Inside and outside, above and below, top and bottom
Literacy-Three letter words.
-Tricky words 3rd and 4th set
-Framing sentences with tricky words.
-Narrating simple stories
Knowledge and Understanding of the World-Introduction to the concept – seasons
-Knowing about different weather and seasons
-Relating to things we wear and do during different seasons
-Know about changes in the weather and seasons
-Understanding the concept of “Day and Night”
Sensorial-Brown stairs
-Cylinder blocks
-Number rods
-Sound boxes

🖍️ 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
Arts Crafts Preschool Activities

📘 How can Parents help at Home?

🌦️Help your child to know more about the different seasons and their importance.

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

🎵 Letter sounds and digraph identification through books can be done and jolly phonic songs are easily available on YouTube. Activities such as circling the letter sounds and digraphs in newspapers or magazines at home.

🎶Relate the words with the sounds through object identification.

🔤Blending Activity: Blend words on the sign boards, pickle or jam bottles, direction boards, and so on.

🔢Numbers can be revised by counting the objects, tracing numbers on the sand, salt, or rava, puzzles, and number cards if available at home.

🏪Kindly help the child 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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