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Fire Truck Fun in PreK 3B

We had a wonderful week learning about community helpers in our neighborhood and our local fire department came for a visit! We enjoyed learning all about the fire truck and what firefighters do. We also learned how to stop, drop and roll! We learned a song that goes along with it, which is a new favorite in our classroom! Our letter of the week
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PreK 3A

The 3’s have had an exciting two weeks!  We started learning our letters and practicing our letter sounds, starting with the letters P and C.  The children made “P is for Pizza” and “C is for Cookie” projects and also learned how to make both letters in sign language.  We learned about many community helpers, including police officers, doctors and firefighters.  The children painted and created a police
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Around the Town in PreK 4A!

The Pre-K 4A children have been learning about all the things that make up a town. They have enjoyed dressing up and pretending to be chefs, construction workers, doctors or nurses, postal workers and even fire fighters.  The children talked about the different types of homes people live in and they created neighborhoods and built houses using straws and foam pieces.  This was a
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PreK 4B

In PreK 4B this month we met Ms. S with her super socks and Mr. B with his beautiful buttons! One of our favorite activities was sorting and counting buttons by color to determine which had the most and the least. Along with our letter people activities we also learned about apples and planting seeds to grow new trees and how many delicious things
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PreK 4C – Mr. C Visits

What an exciting couple of weeks we’ve had in PreK 4C!  Our second letter person paid a visit – Mr. C!  We practiced writing in our letter journals and have done fun “C” activities such as process art painting with corn.  We have also been learning about Community Service Helpers .  We were lucky enough to have several firefighters come visit us on a
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Young Learners B

Young Learners B (YLB) is really settling into our school routine. We have been using glue sticks and have been painting our projects. We learned and talked about different color apples and about different things to make with them. The class is doing a great job holding our rope and walking in a line to go outside. So much progress in such a short
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PreK 4C Ms. L Visits!

We had a fabulous week in Pre-K 4C!  We were visited by Ms. L – the first Letter Person to come into our classroom!  We wrote in our letter journals and worked as a class to come up with lots of L words.  We painted capital Ls using legos and sang and danced with Ms. L all week long.   We also studied apples
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PreK 3B Apple Theme!

PreK 3B started our Apple unit this week. We made several apple projects including stamping apples, coloring and gluing tissue paper to an apple and Johnny Appleseed hats! We learned about Johnny Appleseed and we even had a parade showing the other classes our hats we made. We played an Apple counting game in small group and we taste tested different types of apples.
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PreK 4A It Has Been an Amazing Week!

The children in Pre-K 4A had a surprise visit from their first Letter Person, Ms. A.  The children loved getting to know her, what sound she makes and they really enjoyed their very first journal writing. They wrote the letter A and drew a picture of something that started with A.  The children also loved the many apple activities Ms. A brought with her. 
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Building with shapes in Pre-K4C!

What a fabulous week we had in Pre-K4C!!  We were lucky enough to have beautiful weather and spend  some time each day enjoying our playground. Inside we were busy learning about shapes! We worked with scissors to cut out different shapes and then created houses and rocket ships using our shapes.  We also talked about the letters in our names.  Each student counted the
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