Kinder friends love building our beloved Mat Man with our wooden Alphabet pieces. Through music and movement we learn counting, body awareness, positions in space, and crossing our midline. A precursor to drawing Mat Man with pencil & paper ❤️📝
Homemade Sensory sand Play dough a staple in the little red school house this summer! Kids love to work on their fine motor by rolling out letters, and sight words.
“O is for octopus” and these kinder cuties got to learn and write all about these fascinating creatures, and make an octopus of their own out of paper plates, with eight tentacles donning Cheerios. This was an awesome fine motor activity for the kids! ❤️📝🐙
One of our favorites… “F is for fish” with a reading of The Rainbow Fish an adorable story with an important message of how important it is to share with others! Kinder friends worked on their printing practice, shared rainbow goldfish crackers with each other, and crafted their own Rainbow Fish out of food colored coffee filters, and tin foil! The kids had So much fun, and it was great fine motor practice! ❤️🐠📝🐟 📚
The Marigold Effect: Students got to participate in a concept called ‘companion planting’ placing certain vegetables and plants near each other to improve growth and prevent disease and fungus. Among companion plants, marigolds are one of the best! Plant a marigold beside most any garden veggie and they will be protected from harmful pests and weeds, and grow big, healthy, and strong. Life is much like the garden. We have a choice to be a marigold or a weed. Students learned all about the positive effects of marigolds, making good choices, and why we would want to stay away from weeds that can infect us. Students agreed that being a marigold and having a positive effect on others, supporting, and encouraging them so they can thrive in this garden we call life is good for all of us!❤️🌼📝
A fun Picasso mini lesson with directed drawing. Students learned that Picasso was not only a master painter but a ceramicist, sculptor, printmaker, writer, and led the cubism movement. It’s always fun exploring art and learning about this iconic legend! ❤️📚🎨🖌
Letter B is for blueberries with letter practice, a reading of blueberries for Sal and making homemade blueberry pie on the BBQ. 👩🍳❤️👨🍳🥧
Red, white, blue and you! Celebrating this 4th of July with Helena’s favorite berry hand pies. Time in the Kitchen with my children is always treasured!! As we teach our children how to help in the home, cook, and bake, we not only equip them with life skills, but independence as well. 🥧👩🍳❤️👨🍳
Summer Harvest And learning in the little red school house. We had so much fun harvesting, researching, and writing all about the amazing health benefits of this awesome summer squash! After our harvest and writing students participated in the measuring, mixing, and pouring of our homemade zucchini bread. We made our regular recipe, plus one with chocolate so the kids could do a taste test and write about which one they liked better and why?! 👩🍳❤️📝
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