What's coming up?

What's coming up?

Dear EMP parents, check out the parent's site for the current calendar with events and timings. Get your password at the office!

The following curriculum is a rough timetable that moves along with the children's speed and interest level.
Sometimes more time is spent on a topic and sometimes less - all depending on the children.

 

       February to July 2019

Continent #1 Focus: South America

Artist

Planets & Geology

Concept of Time

finish

Gustav Klimt (1862 – 1918)

Solar System, Big Bang, Sun
Earth: inner core, volcano

Day & Night, Tomorrow & Yesterday, Year & Week & Day

Time

History & Understanding the Past

Science

Concept of Time

Concept of History
Early Man – Ancient Civilization

Gravity, Light & dark, Magnetism, etc.

History & Understanding the Past

Spring Theme

Earth Day

Continue Ancient Civilization

Weather, Birds, Eggs, and Flowers

Environment

Life Cycles Insects

Life Cycle Plants

Ants & Bees

e.g. bean stalk, sun flower

Nature and Garden

Summer Theme

Excursion whole school

Animal Habitats

FARM

Plants: wild & garden

Weather, flowers, heat, etc.

Information and preparation

Mangroves

Agriculture, Domestic animals, etc. Horses, behavior of and around

cont. Animal Habitats OTHER

Preparation for Graduation & End of Year Celebration

Desert, Jungle, Ocean, etc.

Prep for Big School
Songs, Celebration preparation

 

  September 2018 to January 2019

 

Parent Night

Grace & Courtesy
Class Routine & Etiquette

Science

Getting to know one another            

Grace and Courtesy lessons
Respect for oneself & others & environment, e.g. washing hands, ‘please’

Land-Air-Water & Living-Non-living

Body
All about ME

Police and Fire Safety
(Fire Alarm)

Autumn Theme

 

 

Science

Anatomy, Body Parts, Teeth
Family, Who am I?

Stranger Danger, Park&Street Safety, etc.
Fire behavior, Fire escapes, Firemen, etc.

Apples, Leaves, Pumpkins, Fall Activities
Bird Migration
Halloween

Sink & Float

Body & All about ME

MUSICIAN

Earth

Science

Animals

Winter Theme

finish

Serge Prokofjev ‘Peter and the Wolf’

Globe to maps - Continent Poster

Gravity, Land and Water Forms, Transportation

Mammals

Rain, Snow, Cold

Winter Theme cont.

MUSICIAN cont.

Science

Winter festival preparation (songs) & Winter decoration

Serge Prokofjev ‘Peter and the Wolf’

Light Experiments

Welcome back

Continent #1 Focus: Asia

Grace & Courtesy warm up

All about the country and its people, animals, geography