Category Archives: Roots

Roots class, saving the ocean

March 6, 2020 Welcome Back Roots families. This week we are wrapping up loose ends, and continuing the Made Visible projects we have been working on for so long. We wanted to express that the projects will not end in the classroom after our Made Visible event. Made Visible is a way for us to

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Roots: Spring in our step

February 28, 2020 Welcome back Roots families! The class has been continuing to surprise with the amount of growth they are doing. Every week is an adventure. This week we will be looking at: writing and reading and how that has emerged, outside play, Made Visible and how the emergent project has helped strengthen and

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Roots: All streams lead to the ocean

February 21, 2020 Welcome back Roots families! We hope you enjoyed the long weekend, we have been hearing stories of the fun had with families at home. In this week’s blog, we will be discussing The wooden structure. How everything from home depot is being used. Clay, it’s back! Clay! Clay was in the Roots

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Roots: Busy building, planning, and going

February 14, 2020 Welcome back Roots families.  It’s been a busy week putting all our plans into action. We will be looking at: Wooden structure (Made Visible Project) The Museum of Making Music field trip Home depot field trip   Wooden structure (Made Visible Project) The wooden structure in the classroom has helped the Roots

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Roots: Teamwork makes the dream work

January 30th, 2020 Welcome back Roots families! This week, we will be focusing on: Wooden Structure/Sound Helmets Outdoor Play Sprouts   Wooden Structure/Sound Helmets This week, we are continuing to add and explore with the wooden structure in our classroom. Some of the Roots expressed that they could not reach some of the higher pipes

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“I heard them talk!”

1/17/2020 Welcome back Roots! We had a fun-filled week with new adventures and more creations. This week we will be focusing on: Literacy Flow Sound   Literacy The Roots are continuing to explore their interests in writing and printing letters in the literacy area in the classroom, as well as other areas. We’ve also added

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1-10-2020

Welcome back Roots families! It’s been so great to see everyone after a long break. The children came back to a whole new classroom setup! This week we will be focusing on: Literacy Water flow Sound Helmets Literacy We created a new designated area to support the Roots in their interests in the beginning of

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What a year it has been

Welcome back Roots families! The year is coming to an end, and we are all reflecting on the friends we have made, the changes and obstacles we have over come, and the growth in the Dots. Many friends walked into the Roots classroom with the fear of the unknown, timid, and nervous.  While today everyone

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