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A great week full of fun Fall activities!

We had a great time playing together this week and making so many wonderful projects!  We made some amazing scarecrows and turkeys. We also made pumpkin pie!  We talked about Thanksgiving and our upcoming Thanksgiving feast.  Everyone decided what they would bring to share at our Thanksgiving feast in class. The children also each made their own Thanksgiving booklets and placemats. It was another
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We learned about City vs. Country and we also learned about voting!

This week we talked about the differences in a city and the country.  We created a map of City vs. Country.  We also discussed what voting means and everyone voted on their favorite Letter Person.


We had a great week filled with Halloween activities!

We enjoyed our Halloween parties and made a jack-o-lantern and named him Jack. We also painted faces on pumpkin cut outs and created a pumpkin book based on how a pumpkin grows. We also worked on story details and sequencing characters in the stories: “There was an old lady that swallowed a fly” and “the deep dark woods”. We worked on more fine motor
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We were busy this week getting our classroom ready for Halloween!

We spent the week decorating and preparing our classroom for Halloween.  We created spooky mummies and ghosts which focused on fine motor skills as we tore and stretched white tissue paper and cotton balls.  We also practiced with scissors as we cut spiders and 5 little pumpkins, which focused on cutting out circle shapes.  We sang a new Halloween song about silly pumpkin faces. 
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We had a Fabulous week meeting Ms. Ff and talking about fire safety. We also enjoyed doing a Halloween shape activity.

This week we met Ms. Ff Funny Feet and wrote Fabulous Ff’s in our letter people journals.  We talked about fire safety and sorted those pictures of things that belong in a firehouse vs. things that belong on a firefighter.  We made fire pictures with finger paint and put out shaving cream fires with spray bottles at the water table.  We named shapes and
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We had a great week including a visit from the Metuchen Fire Department. We learned how to “Stop, Drop, and Roll” and we also enjoyed learning about Mr. H this week.

This week we met Mr. H “happy hair” and worked on our scissor skills cutting green yarn to make happy hair.  We also decoded letters for the phrase happy halloween and made ghosts with our hands.  We read some books from Mr. H like “Where Is Mr. H?”, “Who Will Help?” and “Henny Penny“.  All of the books discussed sharing.        


We had another wonderful week!

We had a fun filled week of Fall activities, play-dough, hula hoops and more.  The children enjoyed playing and learning together.  


This week we did some STEM-based learning.

This week we did some exciting STEM-based learning by using paints and watching them mix as we blew through straws.  We also learned about Mrs. M and her neighborhood.


We had a busy week working and playing!

In Mrs. McLaughlin’s class we had fun working on our “who lives in my house” graphing project.


We had an ALL ABOUT ME themed week.

In Mrs. Mclaughlin’s class we had so much fun together this week.  We counted and identified letter in our names during small group.  We also had successful book looks after lunch and we learned about our classroom.