Category Archives: Roots

“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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Tinker! Tinker!

Welcome back Roots families! This week we had an unexpected visitor at Dot To Dot. Ms. Karen brought her dog in for a visit. It was amazing and wonderful to see all the different reactions from the Roots. Because the dog was a puppy and we were in the middle of exploration, we took one

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So many languages

Welcome back Roots families! Have you ever heard the educators at Dot To Dot say “That is a new language the children are using”? I wanted to take a moment to clarify what we mean when we say that. Children use many languages to express what they are thinking or feeling. Our goal is to

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Two weeks of Discoveries!

Welcome back Roots families! The past two weeks have been full of excitement, discoveries, rediscovering old joys, trial and error, and team work. I would like to thank all of you for taking time to reach out and making parent teacher conferences a success! And a huge thank you for being so understanding, and concerned

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How do you show your feelings?

Welcome back Roots families! This week we started the day off by reading a book Ms. Inga brought to share about all the different feelings we experience. The class loved it! The Dots have also been experimenting with bouncing. In the last blog we talked about them bouncing objects, now they have transferred that idea

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