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Week of November 14-18, 2022

Garinim

The Garinim class has been getting ready for Thanksgiving this week!

 

We have been talking a bit about what it means to be thankful, with the help of this song, to the tune of Frere Jacques:

 

We are thankful

We are thankful

We are glad

We are glad

For the many good thing…

Week of November 7-11, 2022

Garinim

This week was all about our bodies, healthy habits, and staying safe! We read the book Bear Feels Sick by Karma Wilson, and talked about resting when we are sick, and who can take care of us when we don’t feel well. We also sang “If You’re Healthy And You Know It,” with heal…

Week of October 31-November 4, 2022

Garinim

This week we continued to work with our fall themed activities in the classroom, and we added some fire truck and firefighter themed things as well, for our fire safety theme

 

The children were invited to experience and manipulate red and orange materials in the sensory table to…

Week of October 24-28, 2022

Garinim

Our first full week of school in a long time was an exciting one!

 

The children have enjoyed all of the new fall colored and themed activities around the classroom this week, including fall leaves and pumpkins.

 

One extension on our practical life shelf that has been particu…

Week of October 19-21, 2022

 

Garinim

 

Fall is in the air!

 

This week the children enjoyed learning about squirrels, acorns, and autumn leaves, integrated into their usual work. We started off the week on Wednesday by talking together at circle time about what we know about acorns and squirrels. The children …