Ms. Katie/Ms. Gigi Pre-K - Blackberry

Fairy Tale Week at Blackberry Farm Pre-K

This week we read multiple stories about Humpty Dumpty and The Three Pigs. We talked about overcoming our fears and practiced some coping techniques to use when we feel nervous. We also learned about the letter V and the number 22.  Incorporating our new listening center was also very exciting.  We enjoyed the playground and sunshine this… Read More

Arctic Week at Blackberry Farm Pre K

This week we learned about arctic animals. We learned how they survive in the snow and cold water. Our letter this week was W and we created a walrus and also finger painted penguins.  Using shaving cream and corn starch we made fake snow for the sensory table. We enjoyed a very informative field trip… Read More

Friendship Week at Blackberry Farm Pre-K

Sharing love and being a good friend was our focus this week in Pre K. We practiced being a good friend and read stories about how to show kindness to all living things. Our letter this week was B and we continue to enjoy singing our jolly phonics songs. We enjoyed some outdoor time and… Read More

Dino Week at Blackberry Farm Pre K

This week was all about dinosaurs at Blackberry Farm Pre K. We enjoyed learning and sharing dinosaur facts. Our favorite fact was learning that some dinosaurs have 800 teeth. Wow, that's a lot compared to humans who have 32 teeth! We also enjoyed the sunshine outside while playing freeze tag and writing our letters with… Read More

Sports Week at Blackberry Farm Pre K

This week was all about sports at Blackberry Farm. We loved learning about all kinds of sports and also graphing our favorites. Our letter this week was L and we focused on the numbers 11-20. We continued our community service visits into this week. We had a visit from Mrs. Melhouse, who is a police… Read More

Community Helpers Week at Blackberry Farm Pre K

We had an exciting week with visitors at Blackberry Farm. On Tuesday, we had a veterinarian visit our classroom. Mrs. Ruterbories brought her dog Mooh with to teach us about her job. She showed us how she examines a dog to determine if they are healthy. The students each had the opportunity to listen to… Read More

Zoo Week at Blackberry Farm Pre K

This week we studied zoo animals! We learned about the different animals that live at the zoo.  The students were very intrigued how zoo veterinarians help rehabilitate injured animals and provide a safe haven for animals that can not survive in the wild. Our letter this week was O, we loved shaping our lips like… Read More

G is for Gingerbread (Blackberry Farm Pre-K)

We had an exciting week at Blackberry Farm! This week was all about Gingerbread. We read four versions of the Gingerbread Man Story, and in the end determined the sly fox always outsmarted the gingerbread man. We decorated our own gingerbread boys and girls, and then used toothpicks and marshmallows to create a house to… Read More