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The children in Mrs. Smith’s Class met our Letter People Ms. P and Mr. N!

The children met Ms. P, one of our Letter People.  With her visit she turned our housekeeping center into a Pizzeria.  The children learned how to take pizza orders, make pizzas, and also use a cash register to have the customers pay for their orders.  The children also learned about how pumpkins grow, what we can make from pumpkins and the children also made
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WE LEARNED SO MUCH THIS WEEK AND HAD FUN TOGETHER!

The children started a unit on Community Helpers.  They learned about different jobs and what these workers need to know and use to do their job.  They enjoyed a visit from Mr. Loretti, a police officer, who told them all about what police officers do.  The children also were taught about fire safety from a visit from local Metuchen fire fighters.  Thank you so
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The Children Have Had An Amazing few Weeks Of Fun And Learning

The children wrapped up our All About Me unit by finding the letters in their name to create our own Chicka Chicka Boom Boom tree.  The children also shared a photo of their family and counted the number of people and created a class graph.  The children then shared why they loved their families.  We hung this on a bulletin board in our room. 
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THE CHILDREN HAD A WONDERFUL FIRST FEW DAYS TOGETHER IN PRE-K 4A!!!

Our school year started with all the children smiling and excited to see old friends and make new friends.  They have loved playing in our learning areas.  They all have amazing imaginations and are so creative in their play and learning.  The children enjoyed counting fish and gluing them in number order 1-10.  They also loved reading many books about making friends.  Their favorite
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The Children Had A Fun-filled Week With Their Letter People Friends!

  The children in the 5 Day Pre-K Class had a busy week.  The Letter Person, Ms. S., stopped by with supplies for the children.  They enjoyed making letter flags to prepare for a surprise given to them by the Letter People.  Later in the week, all the Letter People came to visit for the day!  They wrote a story about the children.  Each
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THE CHILDREN IN THE 5 DAY PRE-K CLASS HAD A WEEK FULL OF WONDER AND AMAZEMENT!!!!

Over the past two weeks, the children patiently awaited the caterpillar’s transformation into butterflies.  They loved seeing the change and loved setting the butterflies free.  Their excitement continued with the arrival of a dozen eggs.  The children listened to the egg timer to ring and then would shout reminders to turn the eggs!  The best part of the week was seeing the children’s faces
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Having a Great Time with Mr. G!

The children in the 5 Day Pre-K had a wonderful week.  They met Mr. G and helped take care of the Earth.  He didn’t realize he needed to throw away his GOOEY GUM!  The children taught him to reuse, reduce, and recycle.   Mr. G brought many different kinds of GAMES with him and the children enjoyed playing them all.  The best part of the
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We had a fun week with Mr. Q and also with learning about farms in preparation for our trip next week!

The children of the 5 day Pre-K class had another fun-filled week.  Mr. Q spent the week with the children.  They searched for q’s in a letter hunt, they made quilts, and Mr. Q helped them make a list of QUESTIONS that the children want to learn about farms.  The children learned why farms are important and they became “farmers” by planting  vegetable seeds. 
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We had a week full of fun and learning and lizards!

Sorting and graphing our favorite type of transportation are wonderful math activities and making name trains that carry only things that start with the beginning sound of your name is a wonderful reading activity. Creating roads to have cars drive on and painting with wheels on a car were fun ways to learn about transportation. The children enjoyed their small group activities that had
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The children in the 5 day Pre-K had a “redo” week with MR. R!!

Because of last week’s RIDICULOUS weather, the children spent another week with Mr. R.  Not only did they rainbow write R’s and make rainbows but they found words that started with R to put on RAINBOW HEADBANDS.  They also make REMARKABLE RIBBONS to tell everyone what they could do that is remarkable.  The children brought them home to hand on their REFRIGERATORS!!!!  They children
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