Monthly Archives: February 2015

That One Time When…

…our teachers let us paint on the table.  Wait, what!? Earlier this month we were preparing for an art exhibit. We gathered and mounted the children’s artwork in anticipation of the GBSD Art Show. Then it snowed. Again. The show … Continue reading

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Welcome Back!

We hope you all had a restful and refreshing February break! We are getting back in to the swing of things and will be wrapping up our Arctic Animals and Habitats unit this week.   The weather has been far … Continue reading

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More fun with the Arctic Animals!

This Arctic Animals Unit has been a particularly fun one!  After learning about polar bears and snow hares,  we have been learning about whales.  Today we compared sizes of the whales with the other animals:   Afterwards, we went back … Continue reading

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Arctic Animals, Week 1

Candice Baglio, our fantastic graduate student intern, has developed a fun new unit for our children to study over the next few weeks, Arctic Animals and Habitats. This week will have a daily focus on a different arctic animal. So … Continue reading

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All this snow!

What better way to learn further about wind and water than to play outdoors in our newly accumulated snow? The kids (and staff!) had so much fun playing in hip-deep snow outside of our school!    

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Wind and Water, Week 4

This week we wrap up our Wind and Water Unit. Over the last four weeks the kids have learned much about the properties of water, as well as what happens when temperatures change. Watching the thermometer drop when placed in … Continue reading

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