Kindergarten

Beginnings

Beginnings

Highlights: The Ks began rehearsals this week. The Ks enjoyed taking turns saying various lines and learning part of their song.   Thanks to all of you we had our first successful El Tioga. The Ks enjoyed making butterscotch cookies, gluten free sugar cookies, and colorful food labels.   During the beginning of spring break, Casey and I moved most of our blocks to the central area. On Friday afternoon, the Ks had a wonderful…

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Spring!

Spring!

Highlights: For their final Thursday lunch the Ks read their Explorers’ Club books to their seventh grade lunch buddies.  For tryouts, all the Ks sweetly sang Baby Beluga with Stewart. See a picture of the group on the principal’s blog. Some also choose to tell a joke, sing, or dance. Dates: 4/13 Hotdog! El Tioga 4/14 Art Start 4-6 PM, Red Brick 4/27 Taco El Tioga Notes: In celebration of spring and Earth Day, we will…

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All School Meeting & The STEAM Room

All School Meeting & The STEAM Room

Highlights: On the Wednesday before spring break, the Ks spent the morning exploring the effects of air, water, and gravity at The STEAM Room. They had a chance to create floating devices out of materials such as foam, cork, paper, cardboard, and pipe cleaners. They also had opportunities to build structures and to make various Lego machines. On the following day, the Ks proudly showed samples of their Explorers’ Club work at the All School Meeting.…

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Sharing and Reflecting

Sharing and Reflecting

                              Highlights: Watching the Ks share their work at their conferences was delightful. Most of the Ks proudly showed their Explorers’ Club books, tiles, stuffed animals, and masks. Some Ks also talked about their 100-day books and ABC letter pages.  After spring break the Ks will have an opportunity to show their Explorers’ Club creations to their 7th grade lunch buddies. Upcoming…

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Books, Tiles, and Richmond Ridge

Upcoming Dates: 3/14, 3/17, 3/18 Child, Parent, Teacher Conferences 3/21 K El Tioga postponed to 4/13 3/25- 4/4 Spring Break More information will be sent for the following: 4/8 Tryouts for the play 4/13 K El Tioga 5/5 & 5/6 ACS Play 5/25-5/27 K Camping Trip Highlights: Whether copying headings for the title page or creating an illustration for the back cover, the Ks have been engaged in making their nonfiction books. While painting glazes on…

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