Author Archives: French

29
Apr

Quelle heure est-il, Monsieur Crocodile?

Posted by French

French Kindergarten students enjoyed the nice spring weather recently, playing the game, Quelle heure est-il, Monsieur Crocodile? It’s like “What Time is it, Mr. Fox,” except the fox is a crocodile, and it’s way more fun getting tagged by a crocodile! The game … Continue reading

29
Apr

6th grade French is going places!

Posted by French

I’m talking about their play, Comment y aller? (How do we get there?)! This week, the class started designing and constructing a car, train, boat and one other mystery transport for their performance World Language Week.

29
Apr

Get ready for Les trois petits cochons!

Posted by French

All the French classes are getting ready for World Language Week, where they will share their learning with friends and family.  Here are 3rd level Goldfinch students practicing their play, Les trois petits cochons (The Three Little Pigs.)

29
Apr

Mystery Reader- A Different Type of Reading

Posted by Goldfinch

Thank you Emily Miller for visiting our classroom as the Mystery Reader.  Emily didn’t bring a book though!  She told a story instead of reading a story.  Storytelling is an art.   The students helped with sound effects as Emily … Continue reading

29
Apr

Grandparents’ and Special Friends’ Day

Posted by West Side Montessori

We cordially invite you to attend Grandparents’ and Special Friends’ Day! This is a wonderful opportunity to spend time with the children in their classrooms. The students are always so happy and proud to share their space with loved ones. … Continue reading

29
Apr

World Language Week May 2-6

Posted by PC World Languages

The World Language Teacher in Perrysburg, Leah Sellers, is excited to share the wonderful world of languages and it’s value in this global community.  The goal is to raise awareness of the diversity of languages and spotlight the French and … Continue reading

29
Apr

Monet et Coccinelle

Posted by PC World Languages

We have been learning about insects we find in the garden- My favorite is la coccinelle, the ladybug.  I also shared some photos of Paris in the Springtime.  Spring is a wonderful time to visit this beautiful city.  We followed … Continue reading

29
Apr

Eat your verduras!

Posted by PC World Languages

LAS VERDURAS- Vegetables in Spanish We are getting into the seasons where local markets (los mercados) begin brimming with fresh vegetables. Las Verduras is the theme for May!  Along with learning the vocabulary for 7 veggies (and really one fruit-that … Continue reading

29
Apr

May is here! The Last Month of the Year….

Posted by Goldfinch

We have another busy month of field trips and events.  Please continue to check the blog for updates as the month continues. Muffins for Moms- May 3 Zoo Field Trip- May 4 Grandparent’s Day- May 6 Field Day- May 23 … Continue reading

28
Apr

Fun with numbers

Posted by Opal Room

Children are really enjoying our new way of exploring sandpaper numbers.  First a child counts out two spoonfuls of Cheerios into a small bowl.  She then selects a sandpaper number and places it on the tray.  She then traces along … Continue reading

27
Apr

Celebrate World Language Week!

Posted by West Side Montessori

Please join us to celebrate World Language during the week of May 9-13!  It’s a week-long open house in our World Language classes, where family and friends are invited to attend classes and presentations at all levels. Come and see … Continue reading

26
Apr

Right to Read Week, Gaudi and More

Posted by Brianne Smythia

  Children’s House Antoni Gaudí is one of Spain’s most famous architects and artists. He designed several buildings, lamp posts, sidewalk tiles and so on. His creations can be seen almost everywhere in Spain, especially in the city of Barcelona. … Continue reading

25
Apr

Lower Elementary Toledo Zoo Trip

Posted by Goldfinch

The Lower Elementary teachers are excited to announce that we will be taking the students to The Toledo Zoo on Wednesday, May 4th.  We will leave West Side Montessori via bus at 9:30 a.m. and return to school around 2:00 … Continue reading

24
Apr

Welcome Back from Spring Break

Posted by Emerald

It looks like Spring is finally here.  Emerald Room students returned from Spring Break to lots of new work in the classroom.  Our Science unit of study focus was the body.  In the morning, we concentrated on the external parts … Continue reading

24
Apr

EARTH DAY!

Posted by Sapphire

Sapphire Room Celebrates Earth Day We had a special guest, Amanda, from BG Recycling Center teach us all about Recycling, Reusing, and Reducing!

24
Apr

Springing into New Work

Posted by Lilac

Signs of spring have arrived! Lilac friends have been enjoying warmer, sunny days and exploring the world around them. The sensory garden is blooming and mother mallard duck has decided to nest among the bushes. Soon we will start planting … Continue reading

24
Apr

Spring Has Arrived

Posted by Rose

Spring is here and Rose Room is enjoying it!  We are venturing out to the woods, basketball courts, soccer fields and peace garden.  We ask that you apply sunscreen and bug spray prior to school each morning.  We have Coppertone … Continue reading

22
Apr

Reduce Reuse Recycle!

Posted by Sassafras

The children have been busy this week learning how to take good care of our Earth.  We have talked about recycling items when possible, reusing items so there is less garbage in our landfills and reducing the amount of stuff we … Continue reading

20
Apr

Toasting fun & independence!

Posted by Sapphire

Following our study of nutrition, the children can now toast their own bread in the classroom. Such independence they feel in selecting the bread and placing it in the toaster with the toaster tongs. Such pride they experience in being able to … Continue reading

20
Apr

Switch A Teacher hits The Goldfinch Room

Posted by Goldfinch

During Right to Read Week Westside Montessori participated in a Switch a Teacher time.  For a half hour Wendi Rowland came into our classroom and read Memoirs of a Goldfish. She shared her love of reading with not the Sassafras … Continue reading

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