Articles by: Annie Teague and Margret Romero

Rock Bottom Ranch & Back to School Night

Rock Bottom Ranch & Back to School Night

Highlights: On Wednesday, we spent a glorious day at Rock Bottom Ranch learning about the chickens, donkey, pigs, and rabbits. We enjoyed seeing  many of you at our back to school night. We appreciate that you took time to meet other parents and to hear about the K program. If you have any questions about what we covered, go to the K blog page and look on the right side of the page. There you’ll…

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Shana Tova

Shana Tova

     Highlights: Our second week went very well! Your kiddos have stamina already. We were able to ease into our schedule, so they are getting used to starting the day with reading, then writing, and so forth. With the glorious rain one day, we were able to break out the wooden blocks in the Central Area for recess which was enjoyed by all of the Ks. By the end of the week, we were…

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The First Week

The First Week

  Highlights:The first four days of school were exciting and filled with many positive moments. As the week progressed most of the Ks became more relaxed and were able to have his/her parent depart without a fuss. The Ks enjoyed establishing friendships and making new friends, picking crab apples and making apple prints for their Aa page for their ABC book, creating a ceramic pot, exploring the outside, and playing during Choice time. Language Arts:…

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Thanks!

Thanks!

Can you believe that we have been on vacation for three weeks? We hope you and your family is enjoying summer.    Before another day goes by, we want to thank each and every one of you for helping to make our year wonderful! Whether helping us backstage, assisting the Ks with their flying inventions, donating food for our fabulous El Tioga, sorting items for The Family Visitor Center Gift Giving Project, reading nonfiction excerpts…

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Oh, the Places We’ll Go

Oh, the Places We’ll Go

Highlights: This week the focus was on the upcoming camping trip. In Art, the Ks learned about Andy Goldsworthy and made a group, outdoor sculpture. In Music they learned campfire songs.  With the help of some of the 5-7th grade girls, the Ks took learned how to set up a tent. With Jim and two 7th grade girls the Ks played team building games.   Notes: Camping: Thank you for sending in all your forms and…

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