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Mrs. Roth’s Class had fun celebrating Chinese New Year and meeting a robot…MC Blue!

This week the children celebrated the lunar new year by reading books and  exploring the symbolism and objects used during Chinese new year celebrations.  The Tuesday /Thursday children made lanterns. The Monday/ Wednesday/ Friday children made Chinese parade dragons. On Thursday the children had a visit from MC Blue, a recycling robot that taught the children about what items can and can’t be recycled and what happens to garbage that can’t be
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We had a great time celebrating Valentine’s Day and President’s Day this week!

This week the children were busy celebrating two holidays.  We celebrated Valentine’s Day with an ice cream party and made beautiful cards for mom and dad.  The  children also discussed ways that we show love through words and actions. We also had a visit from a dental hygienist this week who showed the children the proper way to brush their teeth. We discussed foods
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We had fun preparing for Valentine’s Day and National Dental Week.

This week the children started to get into the spirit of Valentines Day, creating adorable cards for their parents using fine motor skills and practicing writing their names!  They also played with Valentine themed toys, including creating heart bouquets and sorting puffy balls by color! The children also worked in teams to create large floor puzzles, using their observation skills to turn the pieces
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We had a great time participating in many fun activities with our friends.

We celebrated pajama day as part of our clothing study and created pictures of ourselves in our favorite pajamas. We also had a great time making bird feeders using paper towel rolls, honey and cracked corn.  Each child brought their feeder home  to help feed the birds who have a hard time finding food in the cold weather months. We have been practicing writing
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This week we continued our clothing study, and practiced our fine motor and counting skills. It was a busy week!

This week the children continue exploring clothing as part of our  clothing study, exploring how clothes are cleaned, charting the clothes we were wearing, and even celebrated silly sock day! The children learn how to hang clothes from a clothesline using fine motor skills and build the patterns using small cut outs of T-shirts and pants. The children also practiced color, number and counting
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We had fun discussing the weather and clothing. We also did several winter activities.

This week the children began a mini clothing study where we explored how clothes are made, how we care for them, and what type of clothes we wear depending on where we live and what the weather is like. The children charted that type of clothes we wear and discussed their favorite colors to wear. This week the children also created winter-themed art collages,
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We finished the year with a great week and look forward to a super 2018!

This week we learned about patterns.  One of the pattern activities was painting candy canes red and white.  We sang Christmas songs and decorated holiday cookies.  We also had a fun pancake party with strawberries, bananas, whipped cream and sprinkles.  It was a fun week!


The children enjoyed many fun and festive activities together this week!

We had a great week of learning about the letter “C” including searching the entire floor for all of  the Letter C’s we could find!  We also did some great holiday projects which reinforced counting skills and measurement.  We celebrated two birthdays this week and  enjoyed a sing-along holiday concert thanks to a very talented CNS parent.  It was great singing together! The children
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We had a great week learning about animals and the letter”H”. We also started decorating for the upcoming holidays and had fun at our Tumble Time class!

This week the children continued to learn about hibernation and nocturnal animals.  Our letter of the week was “H” and on Friday the children made hedgehogs while practicing fine motor scissor cutting. This week we also began decorating our classroom and bulletin boards for the upcoming holidays.  The children decorated Christmas balls, made evergreen trees and painted stockings for our “fireplace.” The children also had their
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It was a great week in Mrs. Roth’s class! We now have a class pet…Caramel! Everyone is very excited!

This week the children began exploring nocturnal animals and learning how they live and what they do at night. The children created Owls with real feathers and practiced writing the letter “O”, our letter of the week. The children were also introduced to our new class pet named Caramel.  Caramel is a Robo Dwarf Hamster who will live in our classroom this year.  The
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