Tag archives for ECLC

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 »

Our Daily Planners

DAILY PLANNERS Last week we started using the daily planning sheet you see here to organize and plan our day. Each child fills out one of these pages daily, putting in information such as 'play with computer' or  'journal''. Some of the activities are free choice and some are teacher-chosen activities. Before filling in our planners each morning the class discusses Read full article »

Shadow Puppets

http://www.flickr.com/photos/ismanilaes/sets/72157623945945396/ Storytelling We were lucky to have a local shadow puppet group, Anino Shadowplay Collective, come and put on a  show for us. The children first watched three stories. After the performances the children had a chance to use some shadow puppets. They also had a chance to make shadows using their bodies. The children learned to look out for the Read full article »

Class Photos and RSS Feeds

STUDENT LED CONFERENCES This week we have been busy preparing for next week's Student Led Conferences. The children have been looking at their work this school year and noticing their improvements in reading, writing, mathematics and more. During students led conferences the children will be showing their parents three stars and a wish. The three stars are learning areas they take pride 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.