Category Archives: Uncategorized

20
Jan

Making Bubbles and Snowmen

Posted by Sycamore

The Sycamore children have been enjoying some new practical life work.  They can choose “making a snowman” and “making bubbles.  Each of one of these works requires following multiple steps to complete the activity.  It’s great for building concentration.

19
Jan

Mystery Reader Shares Two Books

Posted by Goldfinch

Thank you to Sally Gladwell Thomas for volunteering as our Mystery Reader on January 11th.  Sally shared two types of books.  Wangari’s Tree of Peace,  a non-fiction book, led to discussions on laying seeds of hope, analyzing the main character, … Continue reading

03
Jan

2015 Holiday Open House Fun!

Posted by Emerald

Thank you all for coming to the Emerald Room’s Holiday Open House! We had fun and hope you did too.  Here’s a glimpse of our morning!

11
Dec

Time to put out your shoes for Saint-Nicolas!

Posted by PC World Languages

                                            Joyeux Noël!  Merry Christmas! Our French students in Perrysburg recently received a “visit” from St. Nicolas.  They learned … Continue reading

30
Nov

Canada

Posted by Sassafras

The children were introduced to Canada this week.  We studied the flag and they had an opportunity to make their own flag of Canada.  We talked about the maple trees and how we get maple syrup.  They even got to … Continue reading

23
Nov

Books Make Great Presents!

Posted by Goldfinch

Every child will be coming home today with the Scholastic Books order forms.  Please note that the order date is changed in order to ensure delivery before winter break. Reading, relaxing, and enjoying the many adventures books take you on … Continue reading

02
Nov

And the Mystery Reader Today Was…..

Posted by Goldfinch

Our mystery reader was someone who loves to read and has a book collection of over 800 books.  This mysterious person enjoys sharing great books with his two girls and he spends a lot of time around ponies.  Who was … Continue reading

29
Oct

Spanish

Posted by Technology

Guten tag! Here are some links to the German language and cultural activities we did in Spanish class with our German high-school intern Marie. Deutschland handout wNumbers & WordsGerman DOW MOY Intros SO EIN SCHÖNER TAG Song bilingual

28
Oct

The Grass Head Community is Growing!

Posted by Goldfinch

A special thank you to James Kayse, Jordan Hamilton, Amanda Metzger, and Nadia Oswald who volunteered in the classroom to help plant and decorate the grass heads.  A large thank you to all the parents who sent in extra socks, … Continue reading

25
Oct

Middle School News 10/26 – 11/7

Posted by Middle School

Do you want to see what Middle School is doing first hand? Sign up to help out! We need Parent Chefs, Outreach drivers, and Watershed Watch volunteers. Come spend some time in Middle School – we guarantee you’ll have fun … Continue reading

09
Oct

What’s Your Name?

Posted by Children's House Music

Here is a song we like to sing: What’s Your Name? What’s your name? What’s your name? What’s your name? What’s your name? My name is ________. My name is ________. My name is ________. Nice to meet you. After … Continue reading

05
Oct

La familia

Posted by Brianne Smythia

  Children’s House We have started our unit on the family. We have been learning the following words: la familia (the family), el papá (the dad), la mamá (the mom), el bebé (the baby), el hijo (the son) and la … Continue reading

29
Sep

Shaking Hands

Posted by Children's House Music

Literacy is communication. We read and write to communicate something. When reading text, we read to decipher not sounds and words, but meaning. As I write this blog, I am not concerned with how you pronounce the words I write, … Continue reading

28
Sep

Spotted: A Mystery Reader Entering the Goldfinch Classroom!

Posted by Goldfinch

Once a month a Mystery Reader will share a story with the Goldfinch Community.  Can you guess who it was?  Here are a few clues: This person lived outside of Ohio. This person can play a musical instrument. This person’s … Continue reading

18
Sep

New Water Pump

Posted by Rose

Rose Room friends enjoyed our new water pump.  They waited patiently for their turn to fill a bucket.  Then, they carried the bucket to the water table to help fill it.  This feature will be available daily (weather permitting), so … Continue reading

04
Sep

Small Beginnings and a New Year

Posted by Poplar

Hello Poplar Families and welcome to the Poplar blog!  We’re so excited to have each of your children be a part of our classroom and to partner along with you as part of your child’s education. It’s only been two … Continue reading

18
Aug

Kindergarten fun

Posted by French

More to come!  


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