School Year 2021 – 2022

Art: Photos from the Art Studio

Art Lesson: Sculpture and Louise Nevelson Visit the Art Studio

Art Lesson: Louise Nevelson, Russian Sculptor

Art Lesson: The Element of Form, Augusta Savage

Updates from the Art Studio: Elements of Art

Art Lesson: Annie Albers

Art Lesson: The Element of Shape, Fanny Sanin

Art Lesson: The Line, Rose Wylie; Book

Introductory Letter from Ms. Suzy


Most of the lyrics for the Spanish songs outlined below come from Early Spanish Adventures: Music Movement & ‘Magination.


Week of September 21: Counting 1 – 10 (lyrics); Week of September 28: Shapes (Formas); Week of October 11 & 18: Colors; Week of October 25: En mi casa, una calabaza (song from YouTube); Week of November 1: Review colors and teach “Soy un Arbol” (I am a Tree); Week of November 8: Senses en Espanol; Week of November 15: Parts of the Body (Itchy, Itchy Cuerpo song) and Head, Shoulders, Knees and Toes in Spanish; Week of November 22: Colors review; Week of November 29: Nuestra Ropa (Our Clothes); Week of December 6: Fruits/Vegetables; Week of December 13: Holiday Song (Cascabeles, Jingle Bells) and Papa Noel (Santa Claus)


Week of January 18: Jungle Safari (los animales de la selva, jungle animals); Week of January 24: Manners Cha Cha Cha; Week of January 31: En la manana (In the Morning); week of February 7: Counting 1 – 20 (El Rock de los Numeros); week of February 14: Mi Comida (My Food–Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner); Week of February 21: Hip Hop Cocina (Spanish vocabulary for kitchen/house words); Week of February 28: Places We Go (Spanish vocabulary for favorite places to go); Week of March 7: Review of Parts of the Body and Senses in Spanish; Week of March 29: Los Colores with Senora Mariposa Y Las Flores; Week of April 4: Los Pollitos Dicen (The Baby Chicks Are Singing); Week of April 11: Review of Shapes (Formas) with accompanying book: Bear in a Square (Oso en un cuadrado) by Stella Blackstone and Debbie Harter; Week of April 18: Review of Manners Cha Cha Cha; Week of April 25: Que Tiempo hace hoy? (What’s the weather today?) ; Colores del arco iris Colors of the Rainbow; Week of May 2: Mi familia and Mother’s Day Song; Week of May 9: Say Hello to Spanish; Wheel of Espanol; Week of May 16: Que Sonido Hace Un Mono, Leon, Elefante….(Review of Jungle Safari)

Nature on the Move:

September’s Topic: Trees! Who Needs Them (September 27, 2021); Additional materials on trees: Fun With Trees, Tree Treasure Hunt

October’s Topic: Poisonous (October 11, 2021)

November’s Topic: Wild Turkeys (November 8, 2021)

December’s Topic: Sounds of Nature (December 13, 2021)

January’s Topic: Hibernation (January 10, 2022)

February’s Topic: Camouflage (February 14, 2022)

March’s Topic: Animal Senses (March 14, 2022)

April’s Topic: Animal Babies (April 11, 2022)

May’s Topic: Bees and Wasps (May 9, 2022)


Schedule and Repertoire for School Year 2021 – 2022