Busy Hummingbirds!

 The last couple of weeks have kept us busy! We had our first round of swim lessons at the Stone Mountain YMCA.  This crew looooved being in the water, and learning from Coach Marissa. Feel free to bring in towels and bathing suits ahead of time, if you are worried...

Swimming Begins Again!!

The Hummingbirds will begin swimming lessons with the YMCA on February 13th and they will run through the 2nd week of April. They need a swimsuit, ties for hair, a towel, and a check made out to the YM for $45.00. This is a miracle price–usually, it’s...

Crazy Collages

Hummingbirds will be doing crazy letter collages in art this week (January 17 to 21) so we will have a fancy banner for the hallway to welcome visitors. This means gluing, cutting, painting, glitter. We have aprons to wear and we’ll probably work outside if...

Hummingbirds Getting Smarter by the Day

This week we have a new staff person working with the Hummingbirds, Ms. Amy Parsons.  Amy started out subbing in this classroom in the absence of Miss Kris and she’s now an integral part of the class—working 4 mornings a week and doing all sorts of art and discovering...

Classroom Happenings

September 9, 2016 Dear Hummingbird Parents, We had another great week in the Hummingbird Classroom!  We have been working a lot on character and habits and we play a lot of games that help us with our language arts and math. Highlights: Hummingbird Star – our...

Listening Activity

DIY Phone Materials: Used fruit cups (cleaned) String or yarn Directions: Poke a hole in the bottom of two fruit cups.  Thread the string through the bottom of each cup and tie a knot. Activity: One child whispers into a cup and the other child (adult) listens in the...