Sept. 29-Friday Letter

Another week of school has passed—these days fly by and sometimes the kids argue about what day it is on Friday, because they can’t believe the week is almost over. We are reading a Ramona story right now in class and everyone gets to read aloud.  The kids are still...

Week #6

LETTER   DOOR LETTER  DOOR  LETTER  DOOR LETTER Week #6—October 2 to 6 We have many on-going projects right now—the Willows are looking at seeds and plant growth, the Oaks are beginning a new reading unit with Henry Huggins, and the Palms are studying ecosystems and...

Checking out the Chickens

Wednesday morning of this week, we’ll be visiting chickens! We finished up our reading of Sam the Man and the Chicken Plan and after learning alot about chickens and discussing chickens endlessly, we decided we needed to see real chickens “close up” and the Fernbank...

Week #5

We are making plans for October that will include some trips and lots of fun. The younger elementary class will go to the Puppetry Arts Center and we are hoping Oaks will get to see some chickens this week to finish out our chicken reading.  Doughnuts for Dads went...

Door Letter for Week #4

Door Letter Door Letter Door Letter   Door Letter Finally, a regular week with all the regular stuff going on!  The power is on. The internet is working. Kids are all here with their lunches. We were able to give out their Kingfisher Shirts this morning. We have a...

8/28-9-1 Friday Letter

Hello Mighty Oaks! This week has been great! Monday everyone had the pleasure of just relaxing in the classroom by playing board games and icebreakers to get us familiar with each other. I enjoyed playing games like checkers  and connect four with my students. In...

Door Letter Week 1

DOOR LETTER   DOOR LETTER  DOOR  LETTER  DOOR LETTER Week #1—August 28 to September 1   The first week of school!  It’s so good to be “back in the saddle again”.  This week everyone will be adjusting to new schedules and new faces so we won’t have any extracurricular...

Let’s get to know each other!

Welcome to the first week! The Willows are going to get to know each other this week. We are also going to be reviewing a lot of what we learned last year to see what stuck and what we have to re-learn. We are excited as we get to explore some facts about where...