Weekly Themes

I focus our activities around a a different theme each week in order to introduce the children to different aspects of world around them.

Below is the list of themes for 2017:

Week of… Theme
January 1 New Years
January 8 Polar Bears
January 15 Martin Luther King Day (January 16) / Snow and Ice
January 22 Penguins
January 29 Fairytales
February 5 Dinosaurs
February 12 Valentine’s Day (February 14)
February 19 Birds
February 26 Dr. Seuss
March 5 Jungle
March 12 Saint Patrick’s Day (March 17)
March 19 Baby Animals
March 26 Superheroes
April 2 Flowers
April 9  Weather
April 16 Recycling/Earth Day (April 22)
April 23 Trees/Arbor Day (April 29)
April 30 Star Wars (May 4)
May 7 Mother’s Day (May 14)
May 14 Sports
May 21 Memorial Day (May 29)
May 28 Wisconsin Animals
June 4 Gardening
June 11 Father’s Day (June 18)
June 18 Eric Carle
June 25 Independence Day (July 4)
July 2 All About Me
July 9 Bugs
July 16 Under the Sea
July 23 Camping and Picnics
July 30 Beach
August 6 Airplanes and Flying Machines
August 13 Circus
August 20 Nursery Rhymes
August 27 Community Helpers/Labor Day
(September 4)
September 3 Grandparent’s Day (September 10)
September 10 Robots
September 17 Autumn Leaves
September 24 Apples
October 1 Farm Animals
October 8 Pumpkins
October 15 Ghosts, Witches, and Monsters
October 22 Outer Space
October 29 Halloween
November 5 Superheroes
November 12 Family
November 19 Thanksgiving (November 23)
November 26 Snow
December 3 Reindeer
December 10 Gingerbread
December 17 Holiday Celebrations
December 24 CLOSED

I am always finding new and interesting things to show the children, so this list is subject to change.

*We currently focus our December activities around Christmas celebration because all children in care celebrate Christmas. However, if a new friend celebrates a different holiday, we would happily adapt our lessons to learn more!

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