Hobbies

Hobbies topic is important for young children to learn about extra curricular activities and how to live a balanced lifestyle.  Studies show that habits learned from a young age are often transferred into adulthood.  Also children are all their own individuals and have own interests and strengths and it is crucial to support those strengths and guide them to healthy hobbies and habits

Course Content

Lessons
1 CraftsPurchase course to view the lesson
  • 1 video
  • 4 flashcards
  • 1 song
  • 2 worksheets
  • 1 picture cards

Encourage children this week to get creative with crafts.  Set out several different craft tables. Put different items needed for painting on one table, on another table put items needed for drawing and coloring.  It is important to help children use their imaginations during craft time.

2 Reading and WritingPurchase course to view the lesson
  • 1 video
  • 10 flashcards
  • 1 book
  • 2 worksheets

It is important that children have available to them on a daily basis various types of books, paper and pencils.  The children will gain familiarity with some of the letters of the alphabet and visually discriminate and name one of the letters of the alphabet.  Children may illustrate a story they create or a picture book.  Children may bring in their favorite book from home to school this week.

3 MusicPurchase course to view the lesson
  • 1 video
  • 8 flashcards
  • 1 game
  • 2 worksheets
  • 1 story

Music is a great way for children to express themselves and develop social skills through playing instruments or making music together as a group.  It is important for the teacher to provide different types of instruments to explore with the children.  Remember to invite to the classroom visitors to play music for the children.

4 SportsPurchase course to view the lesson
  • 1 video
  • 12 flashcards
  • 2 worksheets
  • 1 game
  • 5 picture cards

Children will learn vocabulary about sports. Learn to identify different balls and equipment for various sports.  Practice oral skills, motor skills, and social skills through ball play.