Ms. Kim/Ms. Abarna 3s – Eola

2/24-2/28/2020 Outerspace

This week we talked about Outerspace.  We discussed being Astronauts, Spaceships, Planets, Stars, and Aliens.  The children made their own Astronaut helmets and Star Constellation. The children worked on patterning, matching planets to the planet’s shadow,  and they did rocket puzzles.  … Read More

2/17 - 2/21/2020 - Emotions

This week we talked about Emotions.  We drew self portraits.  The children drew all different type of emotions and matched emotions to faces.  We talked about the importance of saying nice things and how saying mean things hurts our hearts.… Read More

February 10-14/2020 Valentines and a Teddy Bears

This week we celebrated Valentine’s Day and our favorite stuffed animal from home.  The children came to school with their pj’s on and they were able to share with the class who they brought from home. We went on a bear hunt, matched bears and their clothing.  We group bears based on size.  We celebrated… Read More

2/3 - 2/7/2020 Dinosaurs

This week we talked about Dinosaurs. We learned about Herbivores, Carnivores, and Omnivores.  The children played with dinosaurs in the dirt.  They made their own dinosaurs.  We also counted and matched dinosaurs.… Read More

1/26/ - 1/31/2020 Arctic Animals

This week we learned about the Arctic and the animals and people who live there.  We learned about Polar Bears, Penguins, and igloos.   The children painted Penguins and finger painted Polar Bears.  They learned how igloos were made and how people live in them.  We also went on a snowy nature walk.    … Read More

1/20-1/24/2020 Matching Mittens Week

This week we worked on matching.  We matched mittens by shape and color.  We read the book The Mitten Tree and the children made their own mitten tree.  We also read The Mitten.  We talked about how animals live in the cold and what they do to stay warm.    … Read More

1/13 - 1/17 Snowpeople

This week we made snowmen.  We made puppet snowman on Monday.  On Wednesday and Friday we did a two part art project.  The students made a snowman by coloring one and then adding boots, mittens, scarf, nose, and a hat.  On Friday their snowman melted and the students had to make sure their melted snowman… Read More

1/6/2020 - 1/10/2020 Happy New Year

Hi and Welcome Back.  This week we are talking about snowflakes.  We are learning that ever snowflake is different and no two are a like, just like our students.   We learned that snowflakes are made from a single droplet of freezing water.  The children made snowflake sun catchers and beaded snowflakes.  We also made… Read More

12/2 - 12/13 Celebrating Winter

These last two weeks have gone by so very fast.  The children have been busy little elves at preschool.  They have been working hard on presents  for their parents, making decorations for the classroom, learning songs and movements to sing for their parents.  We made gingerbread houses and candy canes. We also had a pajama… Read More