Birds in Flight

Today ,like most days lately, ran from quiet refection to excited giggles as we shared lunch as future kindergarteners to screams as our baby birds jumped from the safety of their nest into the yard and scattered in three different directions.     As we can in a cat was lurking nearby.  I tried to […]

Birds

Today we started unit on birds.   It was a perfect day to start exploring birds  .   We charted what  we know !   Thankfully our morning started off with a little ” bird excitement. ” We found a nest with eggs in a fern on our porch.  The birds next there almost every […]

Rained out on Earth Day

We had an exciting field trip planned today to the park to pick up trash to celebrate earth day . After working hard Mia’s grandmother was going to treat us to Subway kids meals complete with the milk !  And.. she was going to deliver.  That.. is what I call service in her busiest time […]

The Crows Solution

We have had a very busy day today.  While small groups were going on some of the kids were at the other end of the table making nest from a glue water solution and small pieces of yarn.  This was another exercise in patience and following directions.  Asking preschoolers ( especially boys ) to pick […]

Birds!

Today we took a lot of new materials out for our bird unit.  One of the games we played was a rhyming game.  I have each of the kids a picture and they had to find their rhyming partner.  Most of my older kiddos are great at rhyming.  At home playing silly rhyming games helps […]

QA Celebration and Down Time

Today in celebration of a great day with our Quality  Review Specialist here we walked to Barnetts , the local dairyette to enjoy some ice cream.  The kids really did have a great day yesterday and that ALWAYS makes our job easier .                         […]