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Goodbye Kindergarten, Hello Grade One

Today we spent most of the day in the woods. We added to our fairy houses. We even ate our lunch in the forest. We Had Pick our own adventure in the afternoon. We were able to play teacher and pick what we wanted to play with. At the end of the day we played pie face and had popsicles. It was a funtastic last day in Kindergarten.

Have a great summer. Come back and visit when you are big grade oners!


National Indigenous Peoples Day

Today is National Indigenous Peoples Day. We watched a video of how a young girl was celebrating the day. We learned about shawl dancing and pow wows. We danced our own special dance. Today we played outside all morning. We played bean bag toss and had sack races. We learned about the indigenous game double ball. Ask me about the game. We set up an obstacle course and played with frisbees. Mrs. Kitson spread us with the hose. It was fun because we were so hot. We played with bubbles and sidewalk chalk. In the afternoon we had a talent show. We had such a fun day in Kindergarten


Fairy Houses

Today Mrs. Kitson read us a story about a boy that made a fairy house. Ask me about the book, We made our own fairy houses. We finished our printing books and we are taking home our weaving. We had a fun day playing outside. Jasmyn came in and talked to us about bug. We made our own butterflies. Ask me about what bug taught us. It was a fun day in Kindergarten.


Duck Love

Today the science teacher showed us little duck chicks. There were three different kinds of ducks. They are a grade eight student's duck pets. Mrs. Kitson talked to us about the artist, Eric Carle. We watched him make his art. She read us the book, I see a Song. We also watched the video, The Tiny Seed. We made our own beautiful paintings. We used textured plates and made designs. In the afternoon we made our own Eric Carle paintings with the junior high art teacher. We had lots of fun in Kindergarten.


Fairy Tale Day

Today it was Fairy Tale Day in Kindergarten. It was so much fun to dress up. We did Fairy Tale Crafts. We made fancy name cards, a dragon puppet and a crown. We painted a water colour castle and decorated our own fancy goblet. We also made delicious dragon eggs. We danced a special medieval dance. The Gingerbread Man sent us a cool present. It was a crazy cake! We learned how it was kind of like the pie in Sing a Song of Sixpence. Ask me about the song. We had a fairytale fun day in Kindergarten


Construction Time

Today Mrs. Kitson read the Paper bag Princess. We talked about all the different princess stories and how this one is different. Mrs. kitson read the story, Cinderelephant. We compared the two stories. We practiced printing lower case letters. We are taking our time and always starting from the top. We are working hard to finish our weaving. We are getting really good at reading our popcorn words in the message from The Gingerbread man. We love listening to Owls in the Family. We practiced subitizing. We played different games. We should continue working on seeing objects to 5 without counting We played inside in the afternoon. It was a wet and wonderful day in Kindergarten