Mrs. Johnson/Ms. Sharon Pre-K - Eola

May 13-17, 2019

Wow what a great year!!!  Mixed emotions as we know our class is ready to move on to kindergarten but we will miss them very much!! We finished out the year with releasing our butterflies, having our field day on a beautiful day and had our graduation today!! Hopefully we will see our kiddos one… Read More

May 6-10, 2019

Who knew it could be fun to wash dishes?!  Our class does - as we appreciate and explore all that our moms and dads do around the house! We had fun making gifts for mom and dad for Mother's and Father’s Day this week.  We also got to see our butterflies hatch, practice for graduation… Read More

April 29 - May 3, 2019

We started off our week displaying our art work with an art museum theme!  All of the beautiful artwork really brightens up our hallways!  We also had a visit from StarLab - part of the SciTech Museum space exhibit where we experienced outer space in an inflatable dome! We have been studying butterflies this week… Read More

April 22-26, 2019

We had a great week studying farmyard animals!  We pretended to milk cows, made milkshakes and painted with cowbells.  We worked on beginning letter sounds for words and sh, ch and th combinations too. We finished up all of our art necessary for the art fair (April 29 - April 11).  We hope you can… Read More

April 15-18, 2019

This week we focused on bunnies, eggs and chicks!  We enjoyed some warm weather  for large motor time outdoors (after our spring snow on Sunday). We have a park district patron, Grace, who has been kind enough to volunteer some of her time reading to our class.  She showers our kids with little gifts and… Read More

April 8-12, 2019

This week we enjoyed having one of our moms teach our class some basic yoga moves!  What a great way to work on relaxation techniques! We worked on our final letter of the year - Zz, studied birds and pond life, and started our end of the year evaluations. We used binoculars and watched the… Read More

April 1-5, 2019

After returning from Spring Break we are entering our last 7 weeks of class!  We will be working in our last set of evaluations, preparing for our annual art fair, and start practicing for our graduation program! This week we focused on “spring” by studying flowers, letter Yy and number 20.  We enjoyed planting marigolds,… Read More

March 18-22, 2019

What a fun week studying outer space and being able to go outside for our large motor time! We made rocket ships, studied gravity and orbits, the sun and moon, letter Xx and number 19! We are happy it is officially spring and are looking forward to it being Spring Break next week!  We will… Read More

March 11-15, 2019

What a fun week!  We had a field trip to Red Oak Nature Center for maple tree tapping and were able to taste maple syrup!  Then we had a “Manner’s Day” where were served the kids their snack like they were in a fancy restaurant!  Lastly we celebrated St Patrick’s Day - the day where… Read More

March 4-8, 2019

This week we studied the ocean, letter Qq and number 17! We spoke about how we could prevent polluting our water, conserving our water, the difference between fresh water lakes and the ocean. We also discussed the difference between mammals and fish, the evaporation cycle experiment and worked on patterning. Hopefully the weather will be warming… Read More