Monthly Archives: April 2019

Sprouts: Rocketships

April 26th, 2019 Hello Sprouts Families! As we have mentioned in our previous blogs, there has been a lot of pretend play involving rocket ships and “blasting off!”,  as we have seen it in their building and while exploring their trajectory schema.  This week we wanted to know more about what intrigued our Sprouts the

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Enclosing and Cozying

Hello Seedlings Family! This week we welcomed Jameson to the seedlings class!  The seedlings have been using what they have learned about comforting new friends while welcoming Jameson to our class. As we continue to discuss and explore our emotions in the seedlings, the children have learned how to comfort themselves.  The last few weeks

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Traps, Ideas, Storytelling

04.26.2019 Dear Roots family and friends- Hello! We hope your week went well. Thank you for joining us and following the journey of the Dots in the Roots room. This week in the Roots room, a lot of great conversation, ideas, and debates were had amongst the Dots from where chocolate milk came from to

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Sprouts: Our New Loft!

April 19th, 2019 Hello Sprouts Families! There has been a lot of excitement this week with the introduction of our new loft! We want to give a big thank you to Mr. Lloyd who worked very hard over the weekend and these past days to build our Sprouts class this new addition! Our Sprouts got

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Lines & Writing

04.18.19 Hello dear Roots families- We hope you had a wonderful week! This week in the Roots room, the Dots continued to explore with connecting and writing. The lines of tape and string in the transformation area where the Dots originally created the ‘zipline’ became ‘traps’ this week. Last week, Ms. Amy created a project

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Stems: Mindful minute and more

April 18, 2019 Hello Stem families, Welcome into our classroom this week… While our classroom is generally full of activity, energy and noise, today we are going to invite you inside a quiet moment of our day, mindful minute.  Every day, after cleaning up from indoor exploration and before we do reflection or go outside,

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Sensory Sensation

Hello Seedling families! We have noticed that some friends do not enjoy getting messy and immersing themselves within the materials. Because of this, we wanted to provide materials and activities that allow the seedlings to explore these new senses as well as become more familiar and comfortable with messes. One of these activities was filling

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Connecting & Writing

04.10.2019 Hello dear Roots family and friends! This week in the Roots room, the Dots continued to show great interest in connecting as well as writing! In the transformation area where the Dots  originally created  ‘ the zipline’, we heard the Dots use other terms in reference to their connections such as “track” , “web”

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