a holistic pre-school and kindergarten

Wednesday, December 9, 2009

News of the Day 12-9-2009

Return of "The I"
This morning we...
- drew pictures with markers and practiced writing our names
- had Spanish with Teal
- created a rocket out of the fort and then a house out of the the blocks. We were bad attitude robots in the game
* we talked hpw even play acting a "bad" or "mean" character can hurt people's feelings if they don't know what the game is
- played with dolls
- worked at a "desk" and created "rocket ship things" out of recycled materials
Outside we...
- played "Dog Family". There were 2 dogs, a mommy, a daddy, and a little sister. Can you guess who was who?

Tuesday, December 8, 2009

News of the Day 12-8-2009

Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow...
This morning we...
- created a castle with blocks. Then added "dogtown" for the little doggies. There were some problems with a "bad knight" who only liked to fight. Luckily he decided to be helpful and only be bad in dogtown
- turned the couch into a rocket ship. On the ship were robots and "moon walkers". The ship was moved to the fort in the big room. The travelers went from Saturn to the Moon
- played house in the block area. The space travelers eventually stopped by for a visit
- practiced all of our Winter Celebration songs. We talked about the difference between singing and not singing and singing and shouting
Outside we...
- shoveled!

- started making a snowperson

The Rocket!

Building a castle