Archives for Language Arts

Movies by the Squirrels

We have been playing with the teacher's new app call 'Silent Film Director.' The students planned the 'stories', made the props and acted out their parts. They also helped choose the music and title cards.  Enjoy http://vimeo.com/23882476 http://vimeo.com/23882644 http://vimeo.com/23891840 Read full article »

Family Stories

ECLC is collecting family stories (" I remember this time when I..."). First, the children receive a subject card, eg toe, bike, shadow. After receiving the subject card the children must search for a story with this subject by asking friends and family members. After their detective work is finished the children add their story to the above Voicethead...which is Read full article »

Yoga

http://www.flickr.com/photos/ismanilaes/sets/72157625897340255/ CONNECTIONS A little while back we read the book 'My Daddy is a Pretzel' by Baron Baptiste. One of the Squirrels told us that his mom is a pretzel. Today we had the pleasure of having her come to school to show us how to be a pretzel too. MATHEMATICS This week we began our unit on 'Time'. We began by focusing on Read full article »

Bell's Blog

Visit Bell's Blog to see her weekend adventures with the Squirrels.

Photos of the Squirrels

Feel free to see photos of our adventures in the classroom and around the school.

Rat\'s Blog

Visit Rat's Blog to see his weekend adventures with the Squirrels.