01/15/15 con Jairo, Liz y Adriana

January 15th, 2015

Hola padres y madres Thanks for coming to the meeting last Tuesday at night. We had a good start to our movement unit.  Thanks to Angie (Monroe’s mom) for doing yoga with the children last Tuesday, they enjoyed and were practicing some of the movements during center time. We learned to stand as a tree (arbol), mountain (montana), Read More »

las notas de Jenny y Diana

January 10th, 2015

  Feliz 2015!  After enjoying time with our families, we have jumped back into friendships and fun at school.  This week we revisited feelings and filling buckets.  We folded painted paper to create symmetrical butterflies and created butterflies with our hands.  These hand butterflies require sound effects to assemble, but once assembled fly over our Read More »

01/09/15 Carta Semanal con Jairo, Liz y Adriana

January 9th, 2015

Hola padres y madres un Feliz año 2015 para todos! We were so glad to see all children happy coming back to school.  It was an easy transition from break to school, they all were excited to see friends and even their teachers!. This week we  painted a castle in art and then we played with it Read More »

12/19/14 Carta Semanal con Liz, Jairo y Adriana

December 19th, 2014

Thank you so much for a nice party, children were counting the days.  They enjoyed making the ornaments and the snowman (hombre de nieve), with two noses, three eyes ,etc.  They all loved the obstacle course in the gym.  As of today,we finished our second unit, it seems that children were engaged learning about domestic animals.    We Read More »

12/12/14– Las notas de Mishel, Diana y Jenny

December 13th, 2014

We welcomed a little snake, a sandy boa named Sandy, to our classroom this week.  We enjoyed trying to find him hiding in his terrarium (terrario.)  Toy snakes ate mice (ratones) in our science center, while the real snake slept over a warm heating pad!  Then we were visited by a hen and two small quails (dos codornices.)  (Gracias, Middle School parent, Kari!)  Read More »

12/12/14 Carta Semanal con Jairo, Liz y Adriana

December 11th, 2014

Thank you so much for your donations to the food bank!.  This week we learned about horses (caballos).  Children from Preschool 1 brought us horses and explained how to take care of the horses, what they to eat; such as carrots (zanahorias), hay (paja), apples (manzanas), and that they must drink water (agua).  Part of horse hygiene is Read More »

Las notas de Mishel, Jenny y Diana 12-5-14

December 6th, 2014

It’s been a busy week of building a chicken coop (un gallinero) for our hens (gallinas) and gathering the eggs (huevos) from the straw (paja.)  We read a fun book, The Chicken and the Worm, that compares how these two important animals eat and how they help plants grow!  As responsible chicken owners, we sorted food before Read More »

Carta Semanal 12/05/14 con Jairo, Liz y Adriana

December 4th, 2014

Hola padres y madres Earlier in the unit, we learned about different domestic animals.  Before Thanksgiving, we were very lucky to have some visitors in the classroom and school. First, we had a sheep dog (perro ovejero), named Sweep (thanks to Carol, Liz’s aunt). She talked about how to take care of a pet, and how much  Read More »

11/21/14 Las notas de Mishel, Jenny y Diana

November 22nd, 2014

Hola queridos padres! Thank you all for making the time for conferences this week.  We appreciate the opportunity to communicate with you!  We will have conferences again in the Spring, but please don’t hesitate to e-mail us or to schedule a time to meet if you have questions of information to share along the way! We studied fish Read More »

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