Author Archives: Mazi

“It’s stuck”

January 9, 2020 Dear Sprouts Families, It was nice to welcome everyone back to Dot to Dot from our Holiday break. Please welcome Ms. Rebecca to our classroom, she has joined our Sprouts team.  The children have settled in nicely as if they never left. You may have noticed we have changed the room around

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Sprouts: cardboard, paint and ribbons

December 5, 2019 Dear Sprouts Families, We hope everyone had a nice and relaxing Thanksgiving. This week Valentina started in the Sprouts classroom – WELCOME! She jumped right in to explore and make new friends. As always, there were lots of things going on in the Sprouts classroom.  In the blog this week we will

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“Come in here”

November 21, 2019 Dear Sprouts Families This week in our class we have seen a great variety of action, many types of play and constant exploration. They are on their journey of discovery as they continually test and explore new and different things. This week we will talk about: How Do Things Move? Our Collection

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“Were hiding”

November 14,2019 Dear Sprouts Families, It was a short but exciting week as the children continued their journey exploring. This week we will talk about: Movement of Materials Buckets and Empty Cardboard Boxes Being Responsible Movement of Materials Many of the children are still going up to the loft area to look down. “Hi! “

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In Motion

Dear Sprouts Families, This week we will talk about: Materials in Motion Boxes Ms. Amy’s Exploration This week the children continued to explore the classroom, and we saw some new and interesting things develop. We placed red cellophane material in the cutting bin thinking it would draw the children’s attention. The children were drawn to

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Explorations

Dear Sprouts Families,   Another week has just flown by in our classroom. We want to welcome Adi a new friend who joined our class on Tuesday! This week we will talk about: New Classroom Layout Transporting and Traveling Outside Exploration New classroom layout As educators we observe children within their environment, in doing so

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Cutting/Making Marks/Skill Sets

Dear Sprout Families, The children were busy this week, as they continue to explore and find things that interest them. Each child travels their own journey in the Sprouts classroom, but they all find things to explore with a friend by their side. This week we will talk about some interests that have emerged. Cutting

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Learning Journey

9-28-2019     Hello Sprouts families! We had a great week together and due to the prepping for the Reggio Round Table and preparing for my daughter’s wedding I will be posting this week’s blog next Friday. I am away for the beginning of next week and will be back October 3rd. The children will

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Puzzles, writing, and collecting

September 19. 2019 Dear Sprout Families, The children were busy this week, as they continue to explore and find things that interest them. Each child travels their own journey in the Sprouts classroom but, they all find things to explore with a friend by their side. This week we will talk about some interests that

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