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...

Classroom Happenings

Dear Hummingbird Parents, We have had such a wonderful first week of school.  I have thoroughly enjoyed getting to know your children.  Each one is unique and special and I am so glad you are sharing them with me this year. I spent a lot of time evaluating, observing...