Below is an update on the many fun activities that we were engaged in this week as we continued learning all about spring and about Mother's Day!!!
**Happy Mother's Day, to all the Moms - have a great weekend and enjoy your special day !!**
Books we read:
- Pete the Cat and the Missing Cupcakes, by Kimberly & James Dean
- Wake Up, Big Barn, by Suzanne Tanner Chitwood
- Mama¹s Day by Jan Ormerod and Linda Ashman
- Mommy¹s Bed, by Sonia W. Black
Activities with Specialists:
- In Music with Noel, we sang and read along to Somewhere Over The Rainbow and We’re Going On A Bear Hunt.
- In Movement with Lindsay we played with paper and plastic plates, sliding on them, and wearing them on our head, hands and feet.
- In Library with Lindsay, we read A Big Mooncake for Little Star by Grace Lin.
- In Art we created lovely pictures using different patterned rollers with various color paint and we played with colorful geo-shapes at the light table.
- We created a colorful creepy crawly caterpillar using pom poms and a clothes pin.
- We made a fun spring flower using pasta, glitter, and pipe cleaners.
- We created beautiful spring time rainbows and unicorns, using fun pastel colors.
- We worked on our Mother’s Day surprise!!!
Highlight: Look Who's Blooming In the Garden Room!! - Take a look at the lovely flower photos of your children on the classroom door.
Theme: SPRING and Mother's Day
SONG: SPRINGTIME (to the tune of ³Are You Sleeping?²)
I SEE RAIN CLOUDS,
I SEE BIRDS¹ NESTS,
EVERYTHING IS GROWING,
THE WIND IS GENTLY BLOWING.
SPRING IS HERE!!
SPRING IS HERE!!
CENTRAL PARK ZOO TRIP (A save the date was sent out on 3/14/18)
- Garden 3 AM Monday 5/20 9:45 am arrival
- Garden 2 AM Thursday 5/23 9:45 am arrival
END OF YEAR PAJAMA CLASS PARTY
- Garden 3 AM Friday 6/7/19 11:15 - 11:45 am
- Garden 2 AM Thursday 6/6/19 11:15 11:45 am
Every Child Must have one adult in attendance.
Library books are due on:
- Thursday mornings for 2 AM
- Friday mornings for 3 AM
Have a great weekend,
Your Garden Room Teachers Ms. Coleen, Ms. Karen and Ms. Mildred