Category Archives: Toledo Kindergarten

31
Mar

Nature’s Nursery Visit

Posted by Maple

Animals are a topic of interest for the kindergarten children. Our last week of school before Spring Break, two staff members from Nature’s Nursery visited us. Nature’s Nursery is located in Whitehouse, Ohio. They help provide medical care to orphaned … Continue reading

31
Mar

A Chapter Book

Posted by Maple

Over the past couple of weeks on Tuesday and Friday aftenoons, we began our class in a special way. The children were read a chapter or so of the book Charlotte’s Web by E.B. White. At the end of each chapter, they were … Continue reading

18
Mar

Parents: Your Opinion Matters

Posted by West Side Montessori

West Side Montessori is in the process of being re-accredited by the American Montessori Society. This is a title that WSM is very proud to have as one of only five schools Ohio and of 126 schools nationally who have … Continue reading

07
Mar

Raising Raisins Experiment

Posted by Poplar

We changed gears this week and placed our scientist hats on.  As the children arrived in the classroom, before them sat a vase of blue water, (half full), a cup with baking soda in it, raisins, and a bottle of … Continue reading

05
Mar

Artist-Paul Cezanne

Posted by Maple

The kindergarten children have recently been studying about the artist Paul Cezanne. He was born in 1839 in Aix-en-Provence, which is located in the south of France. He was very interested in becoming an artist, but his father very much … Continue reading

05
Mar

Fire Safety

Posted by Maple

Fire Safety is an important topic anytime of the year. The kindergarteners knew a lot of fire safety tips already, however, a visit from a Springfield Firefighter only enhanced their knowledge. Everyone was attentive and wanted to participate in the … Continue reading

04
Mar

Nurturing a Peaceful Child

Posted by West Side Montessori

Picture a peaceful nine-year-old child, kind and giving, passionate and joyful, and mostly in control of his or her emotions. Is this some alien species? Or is it possible to nurture peaceful children in our highly competitive, cynical and polarized … Continue reading

23
Feb

Dental Health Month

Posted by Maple

February is Dental Health month. It is a time to raise awareness about the importance of good dental care and oral health. We focus on this topic in February, but it is important to think about each and every day. A … Continue reading

23
Feb

Valentines for Veterans Pictures

Posted by Maple

Here are some of the pictures taken as the kids worked very hard on composing their letters and decorating them for the veterans.    

17
Feb

Valentines for Veterans

Posted by Poplar

The kindergarten children discussed veterans of the armed services.  We learned that veterans are people who have served time and energy for one of the armed services; Army, Navy, Air Force, or Marines.  Some veterans have fought for our freedom … Continue reading

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