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Spring!

Spring!

| April 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

  March flew by and we’re excited to enter into the Spring months with warmer weather and a steady diet of outside time.  We changed our calendar icon to Spring  and began adding pin punched flowers and green leaves to our class tree. During work cycle, we’re alternating working independently and working in pairs.  Our […]

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Dragons!

Dragons!

| March 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Last week our Wednesday afterrnoon students finished our dragons. Check out our Facebook for more pictures and pictures from Kiran’s birthday.We introduced several new language works and a number estimation work.  We are also working with metal insets, tracing a geometric shape and free drawing lines inside it. This work is great for fine motor […]

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Learning with Funny Hats!

Learning with Funny Hats!

| February 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

After our week of snow delayed our Valentines and 100 Days celebrations, we had a week of parties.  Parties in our room are opportunities to have fun and learn at the same time.  We plan multiple small and large group activities. Some of our younger students are  working on fine motor skills and spatial orientation, […]

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75!

75!

| February 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

As of today, we have 75 acts of kindness, three quarters of the way to our goal!  Every morning  we count our ten bundles on our number chart  by tens and with our hearts grouped in fives, we’re now learning to count by fives, too.  We’ll reach 100 hearts and acts of kindness next week […]

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Kindness

Kindness

| January 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

 It’s Friday morning and we have 20 stars on our 100 kindnesses chart. We’re also hanging hearts on a line with the acts of  kindnesses written on them and giving little heart stamps on students’ hands. Everyone received a heart when they completed our family kindness activity this week and we hope you enjoy the […]

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The New Year Continues

The New Year Continues

| January 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Since we’ve started the New Year, we’ve been hard at work with lots of new activities for the winter months. Starting on Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday and running through Valentine’s Day, we’ll be joining classrooms around the country in 100 Acts of Kindness.  Please check your email for a message on how to participate […]

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Happy New Year

Happy New Year

| January 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Happy New Year! We hope you all had a restful and enjoyable Winter Break.  The last week of school we had so much fun making gifts to take home.   Now we’re back, we’re finishing our notebook works and adding new notebook pages. Most of our students completed the numbers 1-10, the shape and letter […]

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December 9-13

December 9-13

| December 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

As you all know, last week was parent ad teacher conferences. It’s exciting to see just how much our students have learned so far.  In the classroom, we introduced new  language works and a practical life cookie baking work for the holiday. We also decorated a gingerbread house. Many thanks to Angelica’s Mom for her […]

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12/12/13 – 12/6/13

12/12/13 – 12/6/13

| December 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

All our friends came back from Thanksgiving break with many stories to tell about their time with family and friends.  This week we introduced several new matching puzzles in the language and math works.  We read Jane Yolen’s  Owl Moon, a story about owling, and made owls for our classroom tree (look behind the door […]

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turkeys

turkeys

| November 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

With a short week and our Fall Festival Potluck, most of our creative efforts focused on turkeys. On Monday,  we made gratitude turkeys, sharing the things that make us glad while also working on our fine motor skills.  Many of our youngest students can now use scissors to cut on the line, a skill developed […]

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