Monthly Archives: December 2015

Kwanzaa

We are wrapping up this week by learning about an African culture holiday called Kwanzaa.   New holiday vocabulary was introduced: kinara, Africa, and Unity Cup.  For our drama play, we added the kinara so the children could pretend to … Continue reading

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Hanukkah

This week we learned about a Jewish holiday called Hanukkah and added holiday pieces to our centers.  We read “Chanukah Lights Everywhere” by Michael J. Rosen during our morning meetings to introduce holiday vocabulary such as latkes, dreidels, and menorahs. … Continue reading

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Wrapping Up Wind and Water..For now!

  Here are a few pictures from our Wind and Water Unit.  We will be resuming this Unit after break. The children had such fun with the vet office and gak!

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Slow Motion Video!

After watching a film in slow motion, the Forest Room decided to make a SloMo video of their own! We hope you enjoy! slow motion

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Unit 3: Wind and Water

This week we have been introducing a new unit to the children: Wind and Water.  We have been reading “The Wind Blew” by Pat Hutches, “The Mouse and the Wind” by Arnold Lobel, and “Gilberto and the Wind” by Marie … Continue reading

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