Author Archives: Maple

07
Feb

A Taste of Asia

Posted by Maple

After finishing our study of Antarctica, we traveled to the continent of Asia.  Did you know that Asia is the largest continent?  Asia is home to the largest country in the world and the most populated country in the world. … Continue reading

20
Jan

Take Your Parents to Work Week

Posted by Maple

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17
Jan

A Great Beginning to the New Year!

Posted by Maple

Happy New Year to all of our Maple Room families! We hope you enjoyed the Winter Break with your children. It was so fun to hear about all of your exciting adventures when they returned. Everyone came in ready to … Continue reading

30
Dec

A Day of Fun With Our Families

Posted by Maple

We enjoyed seeing so many smiling faces at our winter party!  Thank you for making it such a wonderful event. Please scroll down to view pictures from our special day. We wish each of you much happiness and peace in … Continue reading

09
Dec

An End to Fall….

Posted by Maple

Over the past couple of months, the children have really settled into the Maple Room and are making wonderful work choices around the classroom. There are so many special moments that even happen throughout one school day. Here are just … Continue reading

19
Nov

First stop, North America!

Posted by Maple

As we continue our study of geography, we made our first stop on the continent of North America.  We talked about the different countries that comprised North America.  Children had the opportunity to pin push the map of North America. … Continue reading

15
Nov

Thanks and Giving Celebration

Posted by Maple

Dear Maple Room families, This year, Children’s House will be supporting Graham’s Foundation for our 3rd annual Thanks and Giving Celebration.  Graham’s Foundation, founded by current West Side parents Nick and Jennifer Hall, is in celebration of their son, Graham. … Continue reading

31
Oct

Fall Happenings

Posted by Maple

Now that Fall is upon us, there are many changes happening in our outside environment as well as our classroom surroundings. Fall means coats, leaves falling from the trees, special celebrations, and a whole lot more. Here is a glimpse … Continue reading

09
Oct

Who Is Mat Man?

Posted by Maple

The students have begun working with the Handwriting Without Tears materials.  This handwriting program incorporates the use of wooden pieces to make letters.  There are four types of wood pieces.  They are the big curve, the little curve, the big … Continue reading

22
Sep

So Long Summer…….

Posted by Maple

Over the past couple of weeks, the children have really been concentrating on the work cycle in the classroom. A work cycle consists of making a work choice, using the work appropriately, and returning it to the correct shelf. The older children have … Continue reading

04
Sep

Welcome back!

Posted by Maple

We are so excited to see so many smiling faces entering the Maple Room.  We have had a great start to the school year.  We have enjoyed getting to know the new students in our classroom. We have also spent … Continue reading


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