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Shishu Varg - Classwork and Homework

Date Classwork Homework
09/12/2010
  • Learnt the prayer.
  • Talked about summer activities and translated in Marathi.
  • Learnt about an animal - "hatti."
  • Learnt colors - kaaLaa, paandhraa, laal, keshari, niLaa
  • Learnt the song - "laaDobaa."
  • Please revise the Prarthana, Song, colors & elephant details for next class 9/26/10.
  • Please find the details here.
09/26/2010
  • Sang the prayers. Said Aum to calm down the students.
  • Story - Sasaa and Kaasav - Slow and steady wins the race.
  • Relations - Aaji, Aajobaa
  • Animal - Sasaa
  • Song - "Sasaa sasaa disato kasaa."
  • Game - Shivaaji mhaNato - to learn various body parts and action.
  • Please revise the Prarthana, Song, colors & animal details.
  • Please find details and special instructions for parents here.
10/10/2010
  • Story - Mor aani kaavaLaa - You are who you are, don't pretend to be someone else.
  • Learnt about animal - mor (peacock) and discussed weather - sunny, rain etc.
  • Song - "abhaaL vaajale dhaDaaD-dhum"
  • Game - Saanga saanga PatPat sanga (or name of the child, eg - Rohan sang) 2 mulanchi (mulinchi, phalanchi, bhajyanchi, ranganchi, akadyanchi) nave sanga...
  • Please revise the Prarthana, Song, colors & animal details.
  • Please find details and special instructions for parents here.
  • REMINDER: Next class (10/24), we would do some craft for Diwali. So, parents, please arrive at 5:00 pm to assist your kids in the class.
10/24/2010
  • Story - don maanjare aaNi makaD - Always share with your friends!
  • Learnt about animal - maanjar/manee (cat).
  • Song - "maneechya kusheet zopalay koN?"
  • Talked about Halloween, Diwali, pharaaL, phaTaake etc. Kids made aakaash kandil.
  • Taught days of the week to the 5-year olds.
  • Please find details and special instructions for parents here.
11/07/2010
  • Story - Crow and Fox.
  • Songs - revised Khabdak Khabdak Ghodoba, Sasa Sasa disto kasa and AbhaaL wajlay with actions.
  • Talked about Diwali and how they celebrated it. Explained the significance of the four days of Diwali.
  • Taught colors and talked about them.
  • Played game Shivaji Mhanato to revise body parts.
  • Please find details and special instructions for parents here.
11/21/2010
  • New prayer - Vakratund Mahakay.
  • Story - Sinh ani Undir - always be helpful and even small people can do big things.
  • Learnt about animal - Sinh.
  • Song - "Sheptivaalya Praanyanchi Poorvi Bharali sabha."
  • Revised colors.
  • Learnt song "apaDi thapaDi guLachi papaDi." Ask the kids to show the actions, they do it very cute :)
  • Please find details and special instructions for parents here.
12/19/2010
  • Watched videos of 5 Marathi stories: maakaD aani kaasav, taLyaat paDalaa chandra, kolhaa aani karakochaa, chatur sasaa, chal re bhopaLyaa Tunuk Tunuk.
  • Talked about each of the stories right afterward.
  • Learnt a few opposite pairs - chhoTaa-moThaa, var-khaali, gaar-garam etc.
1/9/2011
  • Prarthana and 1 manacha shlok.
  • Taught new song with actions - asaavaa sundar chocolate cha bangla.
  • Talked about Sankranti.
  • Please find details and special instructions for parents here.
1/23/2011
  • Welcome song with kid's names. For example, "Marathi shaalet jaauya Yash ani Vidhi barobar kheluya on tune of twinkle twinkle."
  • Story - topiwaalaa aani maakaDe.
  • Learned song - "Ek hoti idli."
  • Learned animal names using picture book - Dukkar (pig), Manjar (cat), Sasa (Rabbit), Maasa (fish), Ghoda (horse), Gaay (cow), Gadhav (donkey), Sinha (lion)
  • Taught Vowels in Marathi - a aa i ee u oo e ai o au am aha. Showed flash cards for a and aa.
  • Learned some Yoga! Did Tadaasan (tree pose) and 2 sets of Suryanamaskaar.
  • We are encouraging all kids to say at least one sentence in the class in Marathi. So, please teach your child at least one sentence every time that they will be able to say in the class.
  • Please find details and special instructions for parents here.
2/13/2011
  • Welcome song with kid's names.
  • Story - Manus, waagh aani hushaar maakad.
  • Learned song - "Ye re ye re pavasa."
  • Learned fruits Ambaa (mango), kele (banana), sitaafal (custard apple), safarchand (apple), kalingad (watermelon), limbu (lemon), ananas (pineapple).
  • Taught Vowels in Marathi - a aa i ee u oo e ai o au am aha. Showed flash cards for a and aa.
  • Learned some Yoga! Did Tadaasan (tree pose) and 2 sets of Suryanamaskaar.
  • Please find details and special instructions for parents here.
2/27/2011
  • Welcome song with kid's names.
  • Story - Hushar Chimani ani kavala.
  • Learned song - "Gaadi aali gaadi aali zhuk zhuk zhuk."
  • Taught Vowels in Marathi - a aa i ee u oo e ai o au am aha. Showed flash cards for i and ee.
  • Please make sure your kids prepare for the songs "sasaa sasaa" and "ye re ye re paawasaa" for presenting in front of all parents - date to be decided.
  • Please find details and special instructions for parents here.
2/27/2011
  • Story - Mungi ani NaaktoDaa.
  • Practiced "Sasaa Sasaa" with actions for the upcoming video shooting for BMM clip.
  • Talked about upcoming festival of Padwa. Introduced Marathi months - Chaitra, Vaishaakh, Jyeshtha, Aashaadh, Shraavan, Bhaadrapad, Ashwin, Kaartik, Maargashirsh, Paush, Maagh, Phaalgun.
  • Practiced letters - a aa i ee u oo.
  • Taught new yoga pose - "Vrukshaasan".
  • Our next class is on 3/20. Please dress kids in traditional clothes for Padwa celebration. Parents, please come to the classroom at 4:45 PM to assist kids in the art project for making torans.
  • Please find details and special instructions for parents here.
5/8/2011
  • Story - kolhyaalaa drakshe aambaT.
  • Story - tahaanlelaa kaavaLaa.
  • Rest of the class format was the same as usual.
  • We have a special end of the year class planned for 5/22. Please refer to the email we sent to all the parents. We request all parents to come to the class to encourage the students.
 
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