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OCC Calendar: Curriculum & Events

Special Dates and Activities for OCC Families

For your convenience, we have included the dates for Our Children’s Center’s events, as well as the curriculum being used in our center during the upcoming calendar year.

Our Curriculum

Our curriculum follows The Connecticut State Department of Education Preschool Assessment Framework (PCF). Download the flipchart to read the descriptions of Performance Standards.

Download a Sample Curriculum Calendar!

Sample Fall Classroom & Family Events

Special Family Event:
Thanksgiving Feast and School Play! 11/21, 5:30-7:00PM
Center Closed for Thanksgiving Break: 11/28-11/29
– Theme: Community Helpers and Thanksgiving
– Letters: N, C
– Numbers: 3, 13
– Shape: Triangle
– Color: Brown
– Weekly Experience Topics: Download Calendar above
– Special Visitors: Postal Carrier, Local Chef, Veterinarian

Sample Winter Classroom & Family Events

Theme: Winter in the Woods
2 Special Family Events:
Holiday Shopping Night with Free Babysitting! 5:30-7:30. Date TBD.
Winter Wonderland Get Together – Potluck and Show. 12/19, 5:30-7:30PM.
Center Closed for Holiday Break: 12/24-12/25
3PM Early Closing for New Years Eve: 12/31
– Letters: I, S
– Numbers: 4, 17
– Shape: Star
– Color: White
– Weekly Experience Topics: Download Calendar above

Sample Spring Classroom & Family Events

2 Special Family Events:
Family Movie Night and Ice Cream Social! 3/6, 5:30-7:30PM
Annual Art Show, Auction and Potluck Dinner! 3/27, 5:30-7:00PM
Themes (Split Month): First Half of the Month: Wacky Wild Weather, Second Half: On The Go
Special Events: Family Movie Night. Second: Touch a Truck Day!
– Letters: W, X. Second Half: T
– Numbers: 7, 14. Second Half: 8, 19
– Shape: Raindrop. Second Half: Octagon
– Color: Green. Second Half: Lime
– Weekly Experience Topics: Download Calendar above