Feus April Newsletter

Feus April Newsletter

It’s hard to believe we just have about 4 more weeks of school, and yet we still have so much to explore and do!  Flower arrangements fill our classroom with the sights and smells of the spring season, thanks to our flower arranging work in practical life. 

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Greene/Kurosawa April Newsletter

Greene/Kurosawa April Newsletter

As we reach the end of April, it feels like Spring has come with a sprinkling of Summer already.  We begin our days on the cool grassy hill and end on the playground. The time of the grassy hill is just long enough to get the wiggles

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Hastings April Newsletter

Hastings April Newsletter

Our mornings on the grassy hill are just long enough to get our wiggles out before we head inside, then we end our day on the playground for more fun outside. Stepping into our room, it is easy to see we’ve been focusing on flowers and bugs

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Greene/Kurosawa March Newsletter

Greene/Kurosawa March Newsletter

Early in March, teeny, tiny caterpillars arrived in our classroom.  We have watched them grow into longer, fatter caterpillars. Last week the caterpillars turned into chrysalises and now rest in our butterfly house awaiting transformation.  We have been reading The Very Hungry Caterpillar and using felt cut

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Feus March Newsletter

Feus March Newsletter

Spring has arrived and we have welcomed the season with our study of insects and more specifically, butterflies and hornworms.  We received live Painted Lady caterpillars and hornworms and have been eagerly watching them grow and change.  The children were delighted to see each caterpillar climbing to

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Hastings March Newsletter

Hastings March Newsletter

Welcome to spring! It’s wonderful to see all of the changes are happening outside right now. During this time of change outside, we notice change inside the classroom as well. The works that the children are choosing are more challenging. It’s great to hear the children say

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Greene/Kurosawa February Newsletter

Greene/Kurosawa February Newsletter

Establishing lasting peace is the work of education.  – Maria Montessori The Montessori environment is the foundation for supporting learning.  Recently, we have been changing the environment to accommodate the children’s growth.  The learning tower has been replaced with a ball box which allows them to still

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