Today we harvested and tasted the shiitake mushrooms that we grew! Some of us LOVED them Some of us did not prefer them… Either way, we love Mushroom Town!
By Katee Maybe it started with a book, maybe it began with a sighting on the yard, but these children have been pretty excited about mushrooms lately. So we gathered more books, and we sought out more sightings, and the excitement grew and grew. And then one day, just about a week ago, we decided to grow our very own … Read More
by Katee Today we had a small group of children at school as many of our friends are home sick! We took advantage of the little glorious sunshine we saw this morning though and went to the park. We walked with partners hand in hand and then when we got into the safety of the tennis courts…… … Read More
By Kerry In the sunny days before Spring Break, the classroom started to buzz with excitement from the first signs of spring. Plants all over the neighborhood were growing greener and flowers began to bloom everywhere we looked. Peeking out on our garden beds, seeing dull, empty soil, inspired us to start planning the garden! We sat down and brainstormed … Read More
by Katee Today at circle time Alisha talked about the changing of the seasons on our trees outside. We have a beautiful view right from our circle rug of the many varied branches outside that encircle our yard. So the children stared outside with Alisha as she narrated the changes we’ve seen this year. “Do you remember when school started … Read More
by Katee All this talk about spring has gotten us sprouting ideas all over the classroom! Kerry has been doing a lot of different work around seeds, and this week I brought in a fun and easy seed project to share with the children- growing edible sprouts in a jar! If you like to eat sprouts and haven’t tried this … Read More
Today we had music circle with Heidi after a couple weeks of not seeing her. We missed her! She brought a big bunch of daffodils to share with us, enough for each person to hold one! We also learned this new song: ER and FC took photos throughout our time together. Here’s some of what they captured-
Today we say goodbye to our beloved teacher, Amber. Well, at least we say, “see you later!” Amber may be leaving us as a full-time staff member that she has been for many years now, but we already have her on the calendar to substitute in a couple weeks, and parents are already taking advantage of her new babysitting availability, … Read More