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R Week

R Week

| March 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

R Week was all about Snow.  Luckily we found a book called Round Robin about a robin who forgets to migrate and gets caught in the snow.  Otherwise we plowed through as much of  a regular week as possible.  Some days we did Montessori work cycles and indoor play with the other classes. Other days […]

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Q Week

Q Week

| February 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

Q Week brought snow and ice and unusual schedules; still we had a full week of lessons.  We learned about quotes and questions and played a game together.  We used our Montessori sensory works and circle time to learn Q words and the shape of the letter.  We made paper quilt squares, talked about fractions […]

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P Week

P Week

| February 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

P is for Party! And Fun Friday has been so much fun. So far we’ve made valentines, pizzas, had show and share and learned about Martin Luther King, Jr .  Every day this week has been just that busy.  Yesterday, we learned about pulleys during science and introduced our Montessori pulley work at circle time.  […]

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O Week

O Week

| February 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

  O Week was not an ordinary week in Children’s House 2.  Tuesday we celebrated Burn’s birthday and visited the Toddler Room for a craft activity.  Our preschoolers helped the toddlers make light catchers for their windows and door, which you can see in the mornings during drop off time.  We also received a crystal […]

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N Week

N Week

| January 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

To learn the letter N, we traced our sandpaper letter as a group and shaped playdough letters.  We learned several sight words  in circle time and with Miss Sharon during music lessons.  We also learned about the planet Neptune.   In Math we introduced the greater than and less than symbols and worked with the numbers […]

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M Week

M Week

| January 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

M Week was incredibly busy for a short week.  Tuesday we played a sight word game delivering mail to mailboxes for moon, mouse, mountain, mushroom, monster and monkey.  Our students are becoming adept at following instructions and moving around the classroom mindfully.  And when we emptied the mailboxes the majority of the deliveries were correct.  […]

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Week L

Week L

| January 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

With all the winter weather, we’re spending far more hours inside singing songs,  playing games and making art projects.  This week we also read The Extraordinary Egg. While we have a collection of books in the classroom, this season is the ideal time for students to share a book from home. For L week, Miss […]

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Happy Winter and Welcome Back

Happy Winter and Welcome Back

| January 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

  We were excited to welcome our students back this week after Winter Break.  We reviewed all our classroom guidelines, the alphabet letters we’ve learned so far and made a new chore participation chart. In the second half of the week, the temperature kept us indoors, so we worked as groups with our construction works […]

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Week K with 2 Ks in Hanukkah

Week K with 2 Ks in Hanukkah

| December 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

This Week we studied the letter K, working with word/picture association and making pipe cleaner letters. Wednesday was an exciting day.  Not only did we celebrate a birthday in the morning, but we also celebrated Hanukkah at lunch with Gavin and Otto’s parents visiting and teaching a lesson with a model Menorah and dreidel games.  […]

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Week J

Week J

| December 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

For J week we learned about animals and plants in the jungle  or as we call it now the Amazon rainforest.  We made fingerprint spotted jaguars and  watercolor paintings of flowers.   We looked at pictures of a variety of flowers of  tiny and enormous size , learned about vanilla and cocoa flowers and beans and  […]

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