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Diamondbacks – 2nd November Update

Thank you to all the families and children who helped to make our auction art piece and mystery raffle basket (hot air balloon ride, aquarium, insulated water bottles, chocolates, window garden kit, gift certificates and more) a success!  The Diamondbacks are planning a Thanksgiving Luncheon on Monday, November 20, it will be “potluck” style.  Our […]

Iguanas – 2nd November Update

Dear Iguana Families: We have had a great time hosting all of you in our classroom these past few weeks. We hope you all enjoyed your time here watching the children work hard! Some new lessons we have introduced are: Present and Past Tense, Pronouns (person and number), Rounding to the Nearest 10, and Multiplication […]

Agaves – 2nd November Update

Dear Agave Families: The children are enjoying the weather so much! They can stay longer at the outside environment and we also have had the opportunity of keeping the door to the outdoor environment open so they can come in and out freely, without asking us to open the door for them. This is helping […]

Coyotes – 2nd November Update

November 16, 2017   Dear Coyotes Families, During the last few weeks, we have had many new lessons such as : Squaring, Area of a Circle, Transitive & Intransitive Verbs, Types of Underground Stems, Compound Tenses, Operations with Decimals, Equivalent Fractions, Names of Global Winds, Merengue Music, Ancient Greece, and the Timeline of American History. […]

Hummingbirds – 2nd November Update

Dear Hummingbird Families, Environment The colder weather has finally arrived and with it the constant runny noses and cough. We continue to practice how to blow our nose, cover our mouths when we cough and a constant reminder of washing hands. All of these practical life skills fall under “Care of Self” Our children are […]

Great Horned Owls – 2nd November Update

Hello Owls! Next week will be an exciting week in the classroom. On Monday, groups of children will be preparing different food items for our Thanksgiving community lunch. Your child will not need to pack a lunch for Monday! He/she may bring in a snack for the morning. On the menu: Pasta, sauce, meatballs Bread […]

Prickly Pears – 2nd November Update

Sensorial Materials Sensorial comes from the words sense or senses. Tactile, auditory, gustatory, olfactory, visual and stereognostic. The Purpose of Sensorial Work? The purpose of Sensorial work is for the child to clear, conscious, information and to be able to then make classifications in his environment. Through his senses, the child studies his environment. Through […]