Monthly Archives: October 2014

Syllables

We have had an exciting week! Our Dance-a-thon was a success. Thank you for submitting your pledge forms and supporting our school’s fundraiser. Our students used the dance sequences they have learned while doing Just Dance lessons in class. We … Continue reading

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What Can You See? How Can You Help? Part One

We are beginning a global project that involves describing what we see and comparing it to other places around the world. Today our first book is posted, see below. Our class walks around the schoolyard and pond area regularly. We … Continue reading

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Little writers and artists

Our students are becoming fabulous writers and artists. This week we saw a big improvement in their drawings and recording of sounds. After hearing the story Mouse Paint, students were invited to draw a picture that matched the story. Here … Continue reading

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A trip to an apple orchard

Two of our students wrote today’s blog. We did lots of stuff. We picked apples. Twist the apples to the sky. Eye to the sky. We went to a playground. We went on a tractor. We went and saw the shop. … Continue reading

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Apples and biscuits

Our kindergarten students learned a little bit about the artist Paul Cezanne. We looked at his painting titled Apples and Biscuits. We read a little bit in the book titled My Little Orangerie. The students then did some observational paintings … Continue reading

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Fire Fighters

“We went in a fire truck. The fire truck came to our school. The fire fighters put on their suits. They said, “don’t be afraid, come when we call you.” “Don’t hide!” “When the smoke detector rings, get out and stay … Continue reading

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