Caterpillars Outline
September
Hooray for Me !
  • Color: Red
  • Shape: Circle
  • Value: Respect for Others
  • Number: 1,2
  • Opposites: Go/Stop
  • Health: Washing Hands
  • Body Parts
  • Five Senses
  • Feelings
  • Home and Family
  • School Rules and Routines
  • Fall
  • Hispanic Heritage
  • Special Event:
    • Grandparent's Day
October
Go! Go! Go!
  • Color: Orange
  • Shape: Triangle
  • Value: Following Rules
  • Number: 3
  • Opposites: Fast/Slow
  • Health: Car Seat Safety
  • Transportation Vehicles
  • Weather
  • Hispanic Heritage
  • Special Events:
    • Halloween*
    • Fire Prevention Month
November
Woodland Wonders
  • Color: Brown
  • Shape: Square
  • Value: Respect for the Environment
  • Number: 4
  • Opposites: Big/Small
  • Health: Getting Plenty of Exercise
  • Forest Animals
  • Forest Plants
  • Special Event:
    • Thanksgiving
December
In My Town
  • Color: Green
  • Shape: Rectangle
  • Value: Helping
  • Number: 5
  • Opposites: Open/Closed
  • Health: Shopping Safety
  • Community Helpers
  • Family Traditions
  • Special Event:
    • Hanukkah
    • Christmas
    • Kwanzaa
    • New Year's Eve
January
Winter Sky
  • Color: Blue
  • Shape: Star
  • Value: Accepting Others
  • Number: 6
  • Opposites: Day/Night
  • Health: Dressing for the Weather
  • Sun and Planets
  • Moon and Stars
  • Nighttime Animals
  • Winter
  • Special Event:
    • Martin Luther Kind Jr. Day
February
Pet Parade
  • Color: Pink
  • Shape: Heart
  • Value: Responsibility
  • Number: 7
  • Opposites: Soft/Hard
  • Health: Safety Around Animals
  • Pets and Their Care
  • Special Events:
    • Valentine's Day
    • President's Day
    • Black History Month
    • Dental Health Month
March
Blast from the Past !
  • Color: Yellow
  • Shape: Diamond
  • Value: Patience
  • Number: 8
  • Opposites: Long/Short
  • Health: Getting Plenty of Sleep
  • Dinosaurs
  • Fossils
  • Prehistoric Animals
  • Spring
  • Special Event:
    • St. Patrick's Day
    • Poison Prevention Week
April
Fun on the Farm
  • Color: Purple
  • Shape: Oval
  • Value: Teamwork
  • Number: 9
  • Opposites: In/Out
  • Health: Eating Healthy Foods
  • Farm Animals
  • Seeds and Plants
  • Special Event:
    • Passover*
    • Easter
May
Under the Sea
  • Color: Black and White
  • Shape: Review
  • Value Shaping
  • Number: 10
  • Opposites: Sink/Float
  • Health: Water Safety
  • Ocean Animal
  • Sand and Shells
  • Special Event:
    • Mother's Day
    • Memorial Day
Activities for special events marked with an asterisk (*) will be included in supplemental activities to use according to the needs and interests of the class. Activities related to any religious aspects of holidays will also be included in supplemental activities.
Summer Themes: Details to be announced later.
Wigglers and Squiggles Games Galore Who's at the Zoo?