Monthly Archives: December 2014

Water colour paintings

Today we read one of favourite author’s books. We read The Smallest Gift of Christmas by Peter Reynolds. The students drew with pencil, outlined with marker and painted in water colours. We wish all of you a safe and healthy … Continue reading

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Holiday Lights

Our Kindergarten students are learning how lights play a role in many celebrations. We have read books and viewed short video clips showing how lights are used in celebrations such as parades, lighting of Christmas trees and lighting of candles.¬† … Continue reading

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Geometry Problem Solving

Our senior kindergarten learners were busy creating graphs today while our junior kindergarten learners had a building challenge. They were asked to make two snowmen. The first one was easy but they quickly ran out of yellow blocks. They had … Continue reading

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Authors!

The Kindness Elves leave us a note each day. One of the unexpected benefits of having The Kindness Elves visit is the writing spark that has occurred in class. Students are writing notes and asking questions. They are delighted when … Continue reading

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Day four of The Kindness Elves

Each morning when we arrive, The Kindness Elves are in different place in our classroom. Each day they have ¬†challenges for our students. This week, the children learned how to be kind to our music teacher Mrs. Maclean. They thanked … Continue reading

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Ice Cream by Mr. F.

This blog post is composed by Mr. Franzisi and Miss Sanders.   A couple of weeks ago, our class learned how cows give us milk for different things. We learned that we drink milk and we use milk for ice … Continue reading

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Getting dressed

This rhyme was shared by an educator on social media. I typed it up and together we are learning the rhyme. It is sung to the tune of head and shoulders. You might wish to sing this song at home. … Continue reading

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The Kindness Elves have arrived!

Today the Kindness Elves arrived! Yes, two elves arrived in our classroom asking for help. Their job is to spread kindness around the world. The elves have asked for our help. Each day in December the eleves will leave us … Continue reading

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