Today in small groups we talked about the little signs that hang on the back of cars that tell us who they belong to . Yes ! License plates.  We played a matching game with license plates.  Reading license plates is a good way to practice number and letter recognition.           […]

The Little ( but not so little ) Engine That Could

I am moving around a little better today.   Another massage this morning before going in to the chiropractor and I am upright !  I still hurt a little but  the pain is not horrible.  The hardest part for me is bending over to help zip coats or tie shoes and walking up and down […]


BLAST OFF ! That is what I feel like this week has done. The whole year has flown by so fast . As we wind down our week on transportation  I thought this would be a good time to remind you.  I do list themes on our calendar but my goals for that week are […]

Our Day

At 8 am this morning there were only three children here.  My thought ” well… it’s going to be a slow day.” WRONG!   By 815 fourteen children were here.  Everyone seemed to be in a pretty good mood. There was lot of play.  Even a mommy stayed to play a while. Then… I made […]

Hot Air Balloons !

Today we made hot air balloons.                                                                                     We also played a game with the […]


Today started very slow as you guys made your way in the snow to get to school.  Wasnt it beautiful ?  I told the kids we would go outside to play in it for a few minutes but by the time we got around to it ( after a late breakfast ) the snow was […]

On Monday it Rained

Yes it did.  Perfect to go along with a book I have about emotions called  ” On Monday it rained .”   Thankful for lots of resources at my fingertips that allow me to teach the kids the things that are going on in their world . We read  ” On Monday it Rained ” […]

Wheels … this week flew by !

I cannot believe how fast this week has flown by.  It seems like it was just Monday yesterday.  I fear much of it is a fog from the dad’ gum ( Is that really a word ) cold that I have been carrying around.  I am hoping for sunny skies and a sunnier disposition on […]

What a Wonderful World….

I see trees of green…….. red roses too I see em bloom….. for me and for you And I think to myself…. what a wonderful world. I see skies of blue….. clouds of white Bright blessed days….dark sacred nights And I think to myself …..what a wonderful world. The colors of a rainbow…..so pretty ..in […]

Fun interrupted by SNOW

We have had a great day.  For the first time in a long time we ALMOST had a full crew here. We had 14 out of 16 here.  Tiana and Kaden are still home with what we expect is the noro-virus. This is NOT doctor confirmed it is mommy and teacher suspected. It is vomiting […]