Preschool notes from Diana and Jenny

January 18th, 2019

Queridos Padres de Preescolar, A lot of learning and action happening in our classroom this week! We started exploring qualities of movements and sounds. Drawing to the rhythm and the mood of the music. We have been working on spatial awareness and giving friends some space (espacio) while we show our dancing moves. Students love Read More »

Preschool Notes from Diana and Jenny

January 12th, 2019

Queridos padres de preescolar: Feliz 2019!  After enjoying time with our families, we have jumped back into friendships and fun at school.  This week we revisited feelings and filling buckets. This week also brought some learning through play around some of our favorite themes: Going on a driving trip, coloring snow, melting a frozen river Read More »

Las Notas de Mishel y Ana 1/11/19

January 11th, 2019

Queridos padres, Happy New Year! After a long break, students might feel various emotions about being back at school. However, I have mostly seen a lot of smiles on their faces. We felt happy and relaxed! During this week we have re-visited Kelso’s choices, filling buckets, emotions and how to take care of our materials Read More »

Preschool Notes from Diana and Jenny

December 21st, 2018

Queridos Padres de Preescolar, Thank you so much for such a nice party! Children were counting the days up to the party and enjoyed every minute of it.  They enjoyed making the snowmen with crackers and delicious toppings, and they all loved the obstacle course in the gym. Kudos to room parents and all the volunteers that Read More »

Las Notas de Mishel y Ana. 12/21/18

December 21st, 2018

Queridos padres, Thank you all for your support during the Winter Party. It was a great day and students enjoyed being with their family, the special snacks and all the activities that we organize with your help! Preschoolers completed their Sharing The Planet unit about domestic animals and our responsibilities to them. These two weeks, Read More »

Preschool Notes from Diana and Jenny

December 17th, 2018

  Queridos Padres de Preescolar, Last week was the most exciting week we’ve had with our Sharing the Planet unit! Our awesome librarian Laura Bovard, always supporting us with resources for learning, invited her cousin to make an appearance with not just one but 5 farm animals! Our preschoolers had the opportunity of learning firsthand Read More »

Las notas de Mishel y Ana 12-13-18

December 15th, 2018

Dear preschool parents! This week we had some four-legged friends come visit the school! Students were intrigued to find a big trailer parked outside of our playground. It wasn’t long after when they heard animal sounds coming from the trailer…. Was it a cow? Was it a horse? they wondered and were delighted to see Read More »

Las Notas de Mishel y Ana. 12/8/18

December 8th, 2018

Queridos padres, This week we have had a very special visit, Booney (Lettie’s dog)! Thanks Kristen and Lettie for bringing him in our classroom. We learned that Bloodhounds can smell for up to 30 miles and they can smell under water too! Booney helps Lettie’s family by protecting them from bears and mountain lions that Read More »

Preschool Notes from Diana and Jenny

December 8th, 2018

A big thank you to Kristen, (Letti’s mom from Room 2) that brought their bloodhound to visit our classroom, the students learned about how our pets can protect our families. Kristen also told us about the time their dog fought a bear in their backyard and described all the responsibilities they have to take care Read More »

Las notas de Mishel y Ana 11-30-18

December 1st, 2018

Dear preschool parent~ We had a visitor in preschool this week. Guess who? “adivina quien?”  (this is a game we play in circle): “Tengo dos patas”- I have two legs “Tengo garras”- I have claws “Tengo alas y plumas”- I have wings and feathers “Tengo un pico”- I have a beak “Tengo una cresta”- I Read More »

1 2 3 23