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Carmelite Sisters’
Holy Childhood Preschool


Ms Dawn 3 Year Old Monday, Wednesday, Friday

Nursery Happenings for the month of May

Week 1 April 29th – May 3rd This week will be our “building” week. We will learn to name
the many tools used for building. The children will create their masterpieces using
tools and various blocks . May 1st is the feast of St. Joseph the Worker. We will learn about his life and his job as a carpenter. Also, this week we will be learning about Earth Day, that was on April 22nd. We will learn about the 3R’s (reduce, reuse and recycle) to keep our earth clean and healthy!

Week 2 May 6th – 10th We will be “Pondering at the Pond” this week and learning about what
we can find at a pond. We will read the book “One Duck Stuck” and make an art project based on the book. Also, this week we will be learning about insects. We will read the book “The Grouchy Lady Bug” by Eric Carle. We will finish up our Mother’s Day gifts and talk about Moms. We will discuss the hard jobs Mom’s have and why we love them so much!
A very Happy Mother’s Day to all of our special Moms!!!

Week 3 May 13th – 17th This week we will be learning about zoo animals. We will also be preparing for our Annual Carmelite In-School Circus, which is on Friday, May 24th.
The children will learn about the many and different jobs, that are involved in a circus. Each child will have the opportunity to take part in our circus. We will have animal acts (our class in animal costumes), clowns (clown costumes), hoola- hoops, balance beam acts and much, much more.

Week 4 May 20th – 24th Excitement will be in the air as we anticipate our Circus Day.
Each child will have the opportunity to take an active part in our circus. The children
love creating their own event. If your child would like to have his or her
face painted for the circus, please have them at school by 8:00 on Friday.

No School Monday, May 27th – due to Memorial Day

Week 5 May 27th – May 31st This week we will learn about ocean animals. We will read the story “Rainbow Fish” and water color sea creatures. Our school year is rapidly coming to a close. We will start preparations for our end of the year program. Parents are invited to come and join us for our Program of Songs on Wednesday,
June 5th at 10:45am. Last day of school is Friday, June 7th.

Have a wonderful Month of May!
Miss Dawn and Miss Julia

Class Time Schedules

3 Year Old M-W-F Program Schedule
7:30 Arrival Play in Playroom
8:25 Bathroom
8:35 Classroom free play
9:00 Playroom Activity
9:30 Snack and story
9:45 Art
10:00 Playroom Music/Exercise
10:25 Prayer - Pledge - Attendance - Calendar - Weather
10:55 Lesson
11:20 Preparation for dismissal
11:30 Morning Dismissal
11:50 Bathroom
12:00 Lunch
12:30 Recess
1:30 Rest Time
2:30 Activities/Play
3:30 School Closes