Resources Module 1

  • AM Breakfast
    • Monday: MathTuesday: ScienceWednesday: Fine ArtThursday: Dramatic ArtFriday: Islamic mannersSaturday: Share breakfast in bed or outdoorsSunday: Prepare breakfast together
    Culinary Arts Vocabulary:
    • (1-4): (1)Apple, banana, corn; (2)bread, cake, pineapple, orange, (3)water, milk, butter, (4)Recipe
    AM Session: (A morning ’round table’ for the practice of vocabulary and concepts, exercise, and daily themes/focus. Learn and say in all languages: 两只老虎 Español (le) français русский العَرَبِيَّة ASL.)
    • Day of the Week Greetings: Hello, Good Morning, How are you? Today is:Question/Answer: What color is the sky? The sky is blue.Song: Memorize a simple song in each language.Science/Math/Art Vocabulary: (Color, shape, and numbers): Blue, circle; 0,1,2,3Story time and reading & writing:
      • Practice reading and writing the Arabic, English and/or home language alphabet, and simple, common words.Practice reciting the alphabet of all the languages (Mandarin: pinyin and tones pronunciation)Read aloud 1-3 books or pages from science/nonfiction/educational books
      Social Emotional Skill of the Day:
      • Monday: SharingTuesday: Good mannersWednesday: Self awarenessThursday Awareness outside of selfFriday: Listening/paying attention
      Safety Skill of the Day:
      • Monday: Location of self/directionsTuesday: DirectionsWednesday: Relation of space to timeThursday: Memorize phone numbers/addresses, and routines for emergency situationsFriday: Learn how to tell time using the sun, and navigate the stars
      Animal Vocabulary
      • (1-4): (1)Lion; (2)Ape, Bat; (3)Bear, Bird; (4)Ant, Spider
      Physical Education
      • Monday: Martial ArtsTuesday: GymnasticsWednesday: Dance/FitnessThursday: GamesFriday: FitnessSaturday/Sunday: Sports skills
    AM Daily Lesson
    • Monday Math(1-4): (1)Counting; (2)Shapes, descriptions, colors; (3)Patterns and observational skills; (4)Addition, subtractionTuesday Science: Freestyle Hypothesize, predict, observe, question, test, interpret, and share.Wednesday Art (1-4): (1)Chalk; (2)clay; (3)paint; (4)drawThursday Dramatic Arts (1-4): (1)Imagination (Puppets, props, etc.); (2)Comedy/Drama Acting games (Slate shot/intro video) (Tongue twisters, scrunch up face/relax face, mirror game, rainstorm); (3)Short video/memorization; (4)Write a script/produce a skitFriday Technology (1-4): (1)Educational apps/games/websites/digital media; (2)Experiment with electricity and/or magnetism; (3)Explore and learn about a machine/electronics (old phone, printer, etc); (4)Use digital camera nature walk/scavenger huntSaturday Home Skills (1-4): (1)Kitchen/Living Room chores (sweep, wipe surfaces); (2)Bathroom Clean; (3)Bedroom Clean (Sort laundry, wipe surface, clean sheets/make bed); (4)Yard work, garden, garageSunday Culinary (1-4): (1)Explore kitchen tools, set the table, measure, mix, separate, pour; (2)Cook/prepare with intention; (3)Assemble recipe puzzle (steps); (4)Make cooking video and/or create your own recipe
    Lunch/Nap time Cinema: Watch videos related to today’s topicsScientific Afternoon Wind Down Round table (Mon-Fri):
    • The Human, Anatomy, and Person:
      • Basic body parts (head, shoulders, knees & toes) and clothes (hat, shirt, pants, shoes)The human skeleton (names of bones, purpose, and observations of own skeleton’s mechanics)Person: (1)Self; (2)Family; (3)Social constructs; (4)Story-making with learned vocabularyCompare and contrast to other animals’ personalities/features/bodies/skeletons. (Also consider plant and nonliving (building, car/vehicle) bodies/skeletons)
      Elements of Nature :
      • Monday: SpaceTuesday: EarthWednesday: WaterThursday: AirFriday: Fire
      Natural Science Concepts
      • Monday(1-4): (1)Moon; (2)sun, (3)precipitation/clouds, (4)rainbowTuesday(1-4): (1)Lithosphere, (2)Hydrosphere, (3)Atmosphere, (4)BiosphereWednesday(1-4): (1)Night/dark, (2)sunrise, (3)sunset, (4)lightThursday(1-4): (1)Seed, (2)seedling, (3)sapling, (4)tree/plantFriday(1-4): (1)Terrestrial Ecosystems, (2)Freshwater Ecosystems, (3)Marine Ecosystems, (4)Local Ecosystem
    PM Daily Lesson
    • Monday Social Sciences(1-4): History; (2)Economics; (3)Sociology; (4)GeographyTuesday: ScienceWednesday: Engineering
      • Freestyle build with sticks, cardboard, blocks, marble runs, sand, Lego, etc
      Thursday: Sensory Experiences
      1. Sight (Sight experiment)Sound (Blindfold, follow my voice)Touch/MovementTaste and Smell
      Friday: Arabic Language Intensive
    PM Dinner Prep/Table topic:
    • Topics to discuss while preparing and or sitting down for dinner
      • Monday: Social ScienceTuesday: ScienceWednesday: Sensory ExperiencesThursday: EngineeringFriday: Physical Sciences
    Islamic Lesson and Arabic reading & writing lesson (Briefly repeat morning lesson or vary slightly.)
  • “To be, or not to be” – William Shakespeare

    Reading & Writing: AlphabetsSongSongIn Depth
    SAT/SUNEnglish
    English
    English
    MON普通话普通话普通话
    TUEEspañol
    Español
    Español
    WEDLe français
    Le français
    Le français
    THURрусскийрусскийрусский
    FRIعربىعربىعربى
    SAT/SUNASL
    ASL
    ASL
    AnimaliaASL
    普通话

    Español

    (le) français

    русский

    العَرَبِيَّة‎
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    Lion
    狮子
    Shīzi
    león
    video
    lionne (f)/lion (m)
    лев
    lev

    أسد
    asad
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    Ape


    Yuán
    simioSinge
    обезьяна
    obez’yannichat’

    قرد
    qarad
    This image has an empty alt attribute; its file name is bat-150x150.jpgBat
    蝙蝠
    Biānfú

    murciélago

    Chauve souris
    Летучая мышь
    Letuchaya mysh’
    وطواط
    wahtwaht
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    Bird


    Niǎo
    pájaroOiseauптица
    ptitsa

    عصفور
    esfwr
    This image has an empty alt attribute; its file name is bear-1-150x150.jpgBear
    Xióng
    oso(m) osa(f)Ourse(f)/Ours(m)медведь
    medved’

    دب
    daba
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    Spider
    蜘蛛
    Zhīzhū
    arañaaraignée
    паук
    pauk

    العنكبوت
    aleankabut
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    Ant
    蚂蚁
    Mǎyǐ
    hormigafourmiмуравей
    muravey

    نملة

    namla
    *Pronunciation redirects to Google Translate (web) but does not work in app

    Animalia: Incorporate the animals into your day. Learn and share knowledge about them. Draw, sculpt, paint, play games, tell stories/read/watch videos about, and/or act like them. Practice saying, reading, and writing their names in different languages, especially Chinese.

    Culinary Arts Vocabulary MONDAYTUESDAYWEDNESDAYTHURSDAYFRIDAYSATURDAY/SUNDAY
    1apple
    苹果
    Píngguǒ

    Video: 苹果
    manzanaPomme

    Song: Pomme de reinette et pomme d’api

    Video: La tourte aux pommes
    яблоко
    yabloko
    tafaha

    Video: التفاح
    apple

    Video: Apple Blueberry Lemon Smoothie
    1banana香蕉Xiāngjiāoplátanobanane
    Video: Compilation Recettes Banane
    банан
    banan
    موز
    muz

    Video: الموز
    banana

    Video: How to Cook Fried Plantains

    1corn玉米
    Yùmǐ
    maíz

    Video: ELOTES MEXICANOS
    le maïs

    Video:
    A table les enfants ! – Le Maïs
    кукуруза
    kukuruza
    ذرة
    dhara

    Recipe: اسرع طريقه لعمل خبز الذره الصفراء لذيذ وخالي من الغلوتين
    corn
    2bread面包
    Miànbāo
    un panpainхлеб
    khleb
    خبز
    khabaz

    Video: الخبز
    bread

    Video: Cooking methods
    2cake蛋糕
    Dàngāo
    Video: 轻乳酪蛋糕 Cotton Cheese Cake
    pastelgâteau

    Video: Foufou – Cuisiner un Gâteau Au Yaourt
    торт
    tort

    Video: Как приготовить торт?
    كيك
    kayk

    Video: كعكة الشوكولاتة

    Video: الكب كيك
    cake

    Song: Pat-a- cake
    Video: How to bake a cake
    2pineapple菠萝
    Bōluó
    Video: 菠萝 | 宝宝巴士
    piñaananasананас
    ananas
    أناناس
    ‘ananas

    Song: أناناس
    pineapple
    2orange橙子ChéngzinaranjaOrangeоранжевый
    oranzhevyy
    البرتقالي
    alburtuqaliu

    Video: المسرات التركية البرتقالية
    orange
    3water
    Shuǐ

    Video: The Thirsty Crow – 乌鸦喝水
    agua

    Video: Importancia de tomar agua
    l’eauвода
    voda
    ماء
    ma’an
    water
    3milk牛奶
    Niúnǎi
    Video: Milking Cows 3 Farms
    LecheLaitмолоко
    moloko
    حليب
    halib
    milk
    3butter牛油
    Niú yóu
    Video: Make butter experiment
    mantequillabeurre масло
    maslo
    زبدة
    zabida
    butter
    4RecipeMake pancakes togetherMake pancakes together.Make pancakes together.

    Make pancakes together.Make pancakes together.

    Make pancakes together.

    AM DISCUSSION (‘Coffee in the Round‘)

    Daily Scripts

    Daily Script Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday/Sunday
    Day

    星期一
    Xīngqí yī

    Martes Mercredi четверг chetverg الجمعة
    aljumea
    SATURDAY

    SUNDAY

    Today is… 今天是星期一
    Jīntiān shì xīngqí yī
    Hoy es martes Nous sommes mercredi aujourd’hui. Сегодня четверг
    Segodnya chetverg
    اليوم الجمعة
    alyawm aljumea
    Today is Saturday/Sunday
    Language 普通话
    Pǔtōnghuà
    Español (le) français русский russkiy العَرَبِيَّة‎
    al-ʻarabiyyah
    ASL
    Good Morning 早安!
    Zǎo ān!
    Buenos Dias Bonjour Доброе утро! Dobroye utro! صباح الخير
    sabah alkhyr
    Good morning!
    Hello 你好
    Nǐ hǎo
    Hola Bonjour Привет Privet السلام عليكم
    alsalam ealaykum
    Hello
    How are you? 你好吗?
    Nǐ hǎo ma?
    ¿Cómo estás? Comment ça va? Как дела?
    Kak dela?
    كيف حالك؟/كيف حالكي؟/كيف حالكما؟/
    kayf halk?(m)/kif halik?(f)/kif halikm?(pl)
    How are you?
    I am well, thank you 我很好,谢谢。
    Wǒ hěn hǎo, xièxiè.
    Estoy bien, gracias. Je vais bien, merci. Я хорошо, спасибо.
    A khorosho, spasibo.
    انا بخير شكرا
    iinaa bikhayr shukraan
    I am fine.
    Thank you.
    What color is the sky? 天空是什么颜色?
    Tiānkōng shì shénme yánsè?
    ¿De que color es el cielo? De quelle couleur est le ciel? Какого цвета небо?

    Kakogo tsveta nebo?

    ما هو لون السماء؟
    ma hu lawn alsama’a?
    Sky
    Color?
    The sky is blue. 天是蓝的。
    Tiān shì lán de.
    El cielo es azul. Le ciel est bleu. Небо голубое.
    Nebo goluboye.
    السماء زرقاء
    alsama’ zurqa’
    Blue
    Daily Script Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday/Sunday
    Day

    星期一
    Xīngqí yī

    Video: Days of the Week

    Martes Mercredi четверг chetverg الجمعة
    aljumea
    SATURDAY

    SUNDAY

    Today is… 今天是星期一
    Jīntiān shì xīngqí yī
    Hoy es martes Nous sommes mercredi aujourd’hui. Сегодня четверг
    Segodnya chetverg
    اليوم الجمعة
    alyawm aljumea
    Today is Saturday/Sunday
    Language 普通话
    Pǔtōnghuà
    Español (le) français русский russkiy العَرَبِيَّة‎
    al-ʻarabiyyah
    ASL
    Good Morning 早安!
    Zǎo ān!
    Buenos Dias Bonjour Доброе утро! Dobroye utro! صباح الخير
    sabah alkhyr
    Good morning!
    Hello 你好
    Nǐ hǎo
    Hola Bonjour Привет Privet السلام عليكم
    alsalam ealaykum
    Hello
    How are you? 你好吗?
    Nǐ hǎo ma?
    ¿Cómo estás? Comment ça va? Как дела?
    Kak dela?
    كيف حالك؟/كيف حالكي؟/كيف حالكما؟/
    kayf halk?(m)/kif halik?(f)/kif halikm?(pl)
    How are you?
    I am well, thank you 我很好,谢谢。
    Wǒ hěn hǎo, xièxiè.
    Estoy bien, gracias. Je vais bien, merci. Я хорошо, спасибо.
    A khorosho, spasibo.
    انا بخير شكرا
    iinaa bikhayr shukraan
    I am fine.
    Thank you.
    What color is the sky? 天空是什么颜色?
    Tiānkōng shì shénme yánsè?
    ¿De que color es el cielo? De quelle couleur est le ciel? Какого цвета небо?

    Kakogo tsveta nebo?

    ما هو لون السماء؟
    ma hu lawn alsama’a?
    Sky
    Color?
    The sky is blue. 天是蓝的。
    Tiān shì lán de.
    El cielo es azul. Le ciel est bleu. Небо голубое.
    Nebo goluboye.
    السماء زرقاء
    alsama’ zurqa’
    Blue

    Safety Skills

    Objective: Build the footing for deeply understanding one’s location in the world.

    MONTUEWEDTHURFRI
    Constantly converse about where you are in relation to where you are going and where you have been. (See below.)Introduce the cardinal directions, maps
    Printout: Cardinal Directions and Map
    Song: The Directions Song
    Explain Where, whom, when, what, in relation to time (morning, afternoon, night)Memorize phone numbers/addresses, routines for emergency situationsLearn how to tell time using the sun (time), and navigate the stars
    • “We are driving down Sugar Lane coming from 123 Elm Street, and will turn right at Beeker Street. Which direction do you think we turn once we get to the next intersection?”
    • “I am heading downstairs from the bedroom to the kitchen that faces the backyard on a hill which overlooks the busy street below.”
    • “We are walking West, toward the ocean, North of us are the mountains that extend to the East, where the sun rises.” Where do you think the sun sets?
    • “We are passing the police station, did you notice the fire station that came before on the opposite side of the street? What other municipal buildings are just up ahead?”

    Playtime: Draw your own treasure maps, build block roads/cities, and give/receive directions around the house/yard, however nonsensical they may be. No corrections here, give student as much freedom as possible.

    Science & Math Vocabulary (Colors, Shapes, & Numbers)

    When you see it, mention it, preferably in your primary language and others until you are both very familiar with this vocabulary in all the languages of the program, or of your choice. Also talk together about the qualities of the word, and/or work them casually into lessons or playtime.

    Science/Math VocabEnglish普通话Español(le) françaisрусскийالعَرَبِيَّةASL
    ColorBlue蓝色
    Lán sè

    Video: Learn Your Colours
    azul

    Song:  ¡Colores, colores!
    bleue (f)
    bleu (m)
    синий
    siniy
    أزرق
    ‘azraq
    blue

    Video: Colors of the Rainbow
    ShapeCircle
    Quān
    circulocercleкруг
    krug
    دائرة
    dayira
    circle
    Numbers

    Video: 1-100
    0(zero), 1(one), 2(two), 3(three)
    零 / 〇 Líng, 一, 二 Èr, 三 Sān

    Video: 1-10
    cero, uno, dos, tres

    Video: 1-10
    zéro, un, deux, trois

    Video: 1-10
    ноль, один, два, три
    nol’, odin, dva, tri

    Video: 1-10
    صفر ، واحد ، اثنان ، ثلاثة
    sifr, wahid, athnan, thlath

    Video: 1-10
    0,1,2,3

    Video: 1-10

    Scientific Afternoon Wind Down Round table

    The Human, Anatomy, and People:

    Body Parts


    Clothing


    EnglishEnglish
    普通话普通话
    Español
    Español
    Español
    françaisefrançaise
    русскийрусский
    عربىعربى
    ASLASL

    Learn the vocabulary and/or explore the concepts in your conversations and play:
    普通话Español(le) françaisрусскийالعَرَبِيَّةASL
    1Self (Full name)

    (boy/girl)

    (Find our how your name is pronounced in other languages)
    男孩
    Nánhái
    (boy)

    女孩
    Nǚhái
    (girl)
    chico/niño/muchacho/hijo (boy)

    chica/ niña/ muchacha/hija (girl)
    garçon (boy)

    fille (girl)
    мальчик mal’chik (boy)

    девочка
    devochka
    (girl)
    ولد walad (boy)

    بنت
    bnt (girl)
    boy/girl
    2Family:
    Practice writing/reading the personal names of those in your family. Sight word style.

    Learn vocab for the following:
    (mother/father/sister/brother/grandmother/grandfather/aunt/uncle)

    普通话Español(le) françaisрусскийالعَرَبِيَّةASL
    3宝宝
    Bǎobǎo
    bebébébéдетка
    detka
    طفل tiflbaby
    4宇航员
    Yǔháng yuán
    La astronauta (f)
    El astronauta (m)
    astronauteкосмонавт
    kosmonavt
    رائد فضاء
    rayid fada’
    astronaut

    Natural Science Concepts

    WEDTHURFRI
    1Night/Dark
    Video: How do animals see in the dark?
    Video: Top 10 Night Vision Animals
    Video: Octonauts – The Midnight Zone |
    Video: Day and Night
    Video: Why Do We Sleep?
    Video: What is a Black Hole?
    Video: Why There Is Light on Earth But Not in Space
    Read aloud: The House in the Night
    Observe: Look at crayons in the light and again in the dark and try to guess their colors.
    Seed
    Observation: Point out the seeds in your food throughout the day

    Activity: Discover seeds in nature (Collect for an ongoing nature tray)
    Activity: Make a seed book
    Activity: Plant something from seed and watch it grow

    Read aloud: The Tiny Seed by Eric Carle

    Video: Seeds
    Video: How to Plant a Seed
    Video: Seed Germination

    Interactive: Seed Racer
    Terrestrial Ecosystems
    Websites: temperate forest, tropical rain forests, deserts, grasslands, the taiga, the tundra, the chaparral

    Video: Ecosystem-Dr. Binocs
    2Sunrise
    Craft: Telling Time Printables – Sunrise to Sunset Clocks 
    Video: Joshua Tree Sunset to Moon Rise to Sunrise Time-Lapse
    Video: Planet Earth – Sunrise Series
    Song: Sunrise, Sunset kids song
    Craft: Draw the sunrise
    Observation: Watch the sunrise
    Seedling
    Definition: Seedling

    Video: What Is Germination? 
    Video: How Does A Seed Become A Plant
    Video: Photosynthesis From Space

    Article: VEGETABLE SEEDLING IDENTIFICATION
    Article/Video: What is PhotosynthesisSun
    Video: The Sun
    Video: All About the
    Freshwater Ecosystems
    Article: Freshwater Ecosystems
    Video: The Magic School Bus S01E05 Hops Home (Habitat)
    Video: WILD KRATTS – Aqua Frog – Full Episode
    Read aloud: Pond Walk by Nancy Elizabeth Wallace
    Activities: Pond Life Preschool Themes
    3Sunset
    Craft: African Sunset Shadow Tracing Art
    Video: Why is a sunset or sunrise never blue or green?
    Article: Sunset facts for kids
    Read aloud: Next Time You See a Sunset
    Observe: Go for a walk during sunset and notice the colors of the flora and fauna and other objects on your walk
    Sapling
    Definition: Sapling

    Critical Thinking: A sapling is a young plant, what are names for different young animals?

    Video (Teacher):
    How to grow a forest in your backyard

    Activity: Plant a tree
    Activity: Observe saplings in nature
    Marine Ecosystem
    Website: Marine Habitats
    Video: Ocean Ecosystem
    OK Google:
    4Light
    Book: Light and Shadow
    Activities/Basic Concepts: Light Science for Kids
    Read aloud: Goodnight Moon (Notice how light changes as book progresses)
    Video: Light-Dr Bionics
    Video: This is not a rainbow
    Website: ScienceWiz Portal to Discovery
    Light





    Tree/Plant
    App: PlantSnap

    Video: How to Identify a Tree
    Video: Parts of the plant and photosynthesis 
    Video: Why Do We Need Trees?
    Video: Life Cycle of a Tree
    Video: Time Lapse of Strawberry Plant

    Article: How to Identify a Tree by Its Bark
    Activity: Nature Journal

    Website: What Tree Is That?

    Read aloud: A Tree is a Plant
    Read aloud: A Tree Is Nice 
    Local Ecosystem
    Activity: Investigating Local Ecosystems

    Article(Student): Parts of an Ecosystem

    Article(Teacher):Exploring Ecosystems: Preschool Lesson Plans

    Elements of Nature

    So much to be explored! So much to contemplate. Let the questions and imaginations fly! Work your way through the daily activities/ material below in no particular order. Otherwise use the suggestions to choose something else more in line with your curiosity or experience. The objective here is to build excitement for worlds known and unknown.

    MONDAYSpace
    Topic to Explore/Research together…Chemistry of Space (Interstellar reactions)
    WebsiteUniverse
    ArticleWhere does Interstellar space begin?
    ArticleGallery of space images
    Video (Student)Space Compilation: Crash Course Kids
    Video(Teacher)SAF, Season 14 – Episode 5 – The Dark Side of the Universe
    Video (Music/Dance/Fitness)StoryBots Outer Space
    ActivitySit outside and observe the stars on a clear night, ask questions, and see where your imaginations take you.
    Radio (Podcast)The Search at Edge of the Solar System
    OK GoogleWhat does space sound/look/smell like? What is a star made of? What kind of stars are there? How many stars are there in the sky? What is space made of? How far have we traveled in space? Is there life beyond earth?
    PrintoutColoring pages
    InteractiveMindy’s Constellation Exploration | Ready Jet Go!

    SkyMap
    BookThe Darkest Dark – By Chris Hadfield and Kate Fillion, Illustrated by The Fan Brothers
    Family FilmThe Year of Pluto – New Horizons Documentary
    Live StreamNASA Live: Official Stream of NASA TV
    SensoryWhat does space smell like?
    Field (Outside home)Star parties, planetariums, local astronomy events, observatories, night hikes, and camping in dark sites
    WEDNESDAYFire
    Topic to Explore/Research together…
    Website
    Article
    Article
    Video (Student)
    Video(Teacher)
    Video (Music/Dance/Fitness)
    Activity
    Radio (Podcast)
    OK Google
    Printout
    Interactive
    Book
    Family Film
    Live Stream
    Sensory
    Field (Outside home)
    THURSDAYAir
    Topic to Explore/Research together…
    Website
    Article
    Article
    Video (Student)
    Video(Teacher)
    Video (Music/Dance/Fitness)
    Activity
    Radio (Podcast)
    OK Google
    Printout
    Interactive
    Book
    Family Film
    Live Stream
    Sensory
    Field (Outside home)
    FRIDAYWater
    Topic to Explore/Research together…
    Website
    Article
    Article
    Video (Student)
    Video(Teacher)
    Video (Music/Dance/Fitness)
    Activity
    Radio (Podcast)
    OK Google
    Printout
    Interactive
    Book
    Family Film
    Live Stream
    Sensory
    Field (Outside home)