Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Author, Author

The authors of Pathways
are getting more detailed
in their storytelling
as the year progresses.
Early in the week we
explored outer space. 

Then we came down to earth to see
what life on the farm was like.

We wrote about our favorite farm animals.

Winter weather was our next topic.
What do you do outside on a winter day?

Friday we wrote cards to our families
telling them why we love them.

We made extra cards to give to a group at church
and wrote special notes inside

Gym time!

Working on fine motor skills
in the Preschool Prep Room.
Here we are making sticker hats.

Stacking noodles.

Placing goldfish in a pattern.

Dress-up fun.

Toy time in the First Experience Room.

Friday, January 27, 2017

Cooking Class

Pathways mixed up some
tasty treats last week!
Trail mix was one of our snacks -
the kids loved it!

Another day we made clowns:
ice cream heads, cone hats, cookie
collars, and candy faces.

Cars were formed out of fruit
on Thursday.

We used fruit again to make caterpillars.

Exploring in the bean table.

Playing a classic game: Chutes and Ladders.

Gym time.

Building with Legos.

Creating with Play-Doh.

Finding the letters of our names.
Learning with storyboard puzzles -
"What comes first?"

Just finished a puzzle!

Rockin' away in the
First Experience Room.

A snack is always better with friends.

Hello? I'm having fun at school!

See 'n' Say with Miss Cindy.

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Learning Letters

The Preschoolers showing
some of the creative ways 
to learn and practice letters.

Some of the way we used were:
Learn Pads on a "Letter Game",

Chalk on small chalk boards,

Friday, January 20, 2017

Pajama Day

We had a PJ party in
Preschool this week.
We celebrated by cooking,
watching "Arthur's Sleepover"
during gym time and
other special activities.

Eating apple biscuits.

Playing flashlight tag by guessing
numbers and shapes.