Tender Time Outline
September
Time for me !
  • Color: Red
  • Shape: Circle
  • Puppet: Squirrel
  • Opposites: Happy/Sad
  • The Five Senses
  • Body Parts
  • Fall
  • Special Event:
    • Grandparent's Day
October
Travel Time
  • Color: Orange
  • Shape: Circle
  • Puppet: Dalmatian
  • Opposites: Go/Stop
  • Cars and trucks
  • Boats
  • Airplanes
  • Trains
  • Special Events:
    • Halloween*
    • Fire Prevention Month
November
Forest Time
  • Color: Brown
  • Shape: Square
  • Puppet: Fox
  • Opposites: Fast/Slow
  • Raccoons and Skunks
  • Birds and Owls
  • Turtles and Frogs
  • Bears
  • Mice and Deer
  • Special Event:
    • Thanksgiving
December
Time to Help
  • Color: Green
  • Shape: Square
  • Puppet: Pony
  • Opposites: Over/Under
  • Police Officer
  • Letter Carrier
  • Store Clerks
  • Manners
  • Winter
  • Special Event:
    • Hanukkah
    • Christmas
    • Kwanzaa
    • New Year's Eve
January
Winter Time
  • Color: White
  • Shape: Heart
  • Puppet: Opossum
  • Opposites: Up/Down
  • Winter
  • Animal in winter
  • Snow
  • Clouds
  • Sun and Moon
  • Stars
  • Special Event:
    • Martin Luther Kind Jr. Day
February
Time for Pets
  • Color: Pink
  • Shape: Heart
  • Puppet: Angelfish
  • Opposites: Soft/Hard
  • Cats and Dogs
  • Birds and Fish
  • Hamsters
  • Special Events:
    • Groundhog Day
    • Valentine's Day
    • President's Day
    • Dental Health Month
    • Black History Month
March
Dino Time !
  • Color: Yellow
  • Shape: Triangle
  • Puppet: Dinosaur
  • Opposites: Big/Little
  • Dinosaurs
  • Spring
  • Special Event:
    • St. Patrick's Day
    • Poison Prevention Week
April
Farm Time
  • Color: Purple
  • Shape: Triangle
  • Puppet: Hen
  • Opposites: Loud/Quiet
  • Fruits and Vegetables
  • Flowers
  • Cows and Horses
  • Pigs and Sheep
  • Chickens and Ducks
  • Special Event:
    • Easter
    • Passover*
    • Kwanzaa
    • New Year's Eve
May
Beach Time
  • Color: Blue
  • Shape: Rectangle
  • Puppet: Octopus
  • Opposites: Wet/Dry
  • Animal
  • Seashells
  • Sand and Water
  • Special Event:
    • Mother's Day
    • Memorial Day
    • Kwanzaa
    • New Year's Eve
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.
Time for Bugs Time to Play Zoo Time