How long before the leaves of our beautiful Tulip Tree change color and fall to the ground?
by Katee Can you believe the first days of Fall are already behind us and tomorrow starts October?! As we’ve been talking about elements of a face and creating faces out of buttons and paper, bottle caps and rubber bands, we have also been looking at making faces out of natural elements. Today we read the book , “Leaf Man” … Read More
Today was a really great day. We got to play outside a lot and get to know each other better. A lot of our work this first week of school is about getting to know one another, making ourselves comfortable in a new space, getting used to a new group and learning to trust that you are safe away from … Read More
This morning we learned some new songs, learned about our daily schedule, played with the bunnies, sat in a circle, waited in line, explored our new classroom spaces, read books, ate a delicious snack and lunch, met new friends, rode bikes, played in the sand box and much more! We had a really wonderful first morning of school together.
By Bee Yesterday I spent some of my planning time refreshing our Studio space with Mage. The Studio presents a special sort of conundrum because it is where the children work after nap while there are still friends sleeping below them. Finding materials that are both engaging and quiet…that support inquiry without inviting full body play…well it is tricky with … Read More