Monthly Archives: August 2019

Skill Set and exploration

Dear Sprouts Families, I would like to thank all the parents who came to Parent Connections this week. I hope everyone enjoyed their time spent in the Sprouts classroom to be able to experience what a part if their day looks like. Please know that you are always welcomed in our classroom at any time.

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Enveloping

welcome back Roots families. In the last blog I went into depth about the enclosure schema. This week we will look at enveloping. It is the next step in brain development, and in the path to containment.  the main difference between enveloping  and enclosure is adding layers. They have mastered the first schema, and now

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Paint, Pouring, and Parents!

Hello! This week we will cover: -our new paint area -enclosing and scooping and pouring exploring -the parent connection meeting  Our New Paint Area We have given our paint area a little makeover. This week Mr. Lloyd helped to install the board to our paint area so that we are able to push our painting

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Exploration

August 23, 2019 Welcome Spouts Families to another week in our Sprouts classroom. In this week’s blogs we are going to focus on.  Different parts of our day (outside and indoor exploration) Area’s of interest Play dough with loose parts Every morning we start our day outside where the children get the opportunity to explore

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Enclosure

Hello Roots families! It’s a new week, with amazing things happening in our classroom. I realized that last week I was so excited to tell you about our containment schema, that I forgot to start at the beginning. This blog we will go back to where it all began.    The definition of enclosure is:

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8/19

Hello, Thank you to our after schoolers who joined us this week. Shane, Kylee, Paiti, and Leila joined us as helpers before they made their own transition back to school. Thank you for playing with us, reading to us, and teaching us cool new games and tricks. Our sprouts really look up to these friends

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Colors, mixing, seeds, and puzzles oh my!

Welcome Sprouts Families, This week on our blog we will be covering the following: Colors and mixing Sensory bin Puzzles The children are starting to feel at home in their new classroom, making friends and adjusting to our class schedule. This week we continued to explore painting and mixing colors. We read Little blue and

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The Power Of Play

Hello Roots families! We have had one of the most productive weeks! Your Roots made it very clear that they are moving into exploring the containment schema. This is a great step, and we are excited . It all started with a game. Like most discoveries it started by having fun outside. The game is

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