Thursday, September 26, 2013
Preparing a snack for the classroom
Reading in the library
Doing some research
Counting to 1000 and illustrating the square of 10
Celebrating a birthday
Sharing a lunchtime meal
Our weekly school banking day
Making deposits and learning about money
Creating a map
Exploring geometric solids
A pyramid of squares
Daniel telling a story
Collaborating with a friend
Focusing on building a clay structure that captures your summer adventures
Taking pride in your work
Someone turned our students into fairies!
Enjoying the outdoors at recess
Friday, September 20, 2013
"The hands are the instrument to man's intelligence." -Maria Montessori
Using hands to practice screwing (like her dad).
Using hands to feel shapes and size.
Using hands to learn the parts of a turtle.
Many hands to help spread woodchips around their play structure.
Using hands to roll napkins and to teach friends.
Using hands to compare and contrast size and dimension.
Using hands to build!
Using hands to give love to living creatures!
Using hands to trace and draw an apple.
Using hands to categorize--Land, Air, Water.
Using hands to practice the art of cutting lines!
Using hands to be creative giving thought to size and order.
Using hands to harvest tomatoes!