Thursday, March 15, 2018

Week in Review

We have been busy this week! The children have been learning about African culture and the names of different types of leaves. We also discussed our new artist, Georgia O' Keeffe. In enrichment, we made a craft. Pi Day was tons of fun, in enrichment we talked about what Pi meant and did some fun activities.

Upcoming Dates To Remember: 
* Friday, March 23 - Easter Egg Hunt
* Friday, March 23 - Dismissal @ 1 p.m.; No aftercare
* March 26-30 - Spring Break

Friday, March 2, 2018

March Newsletter & Snack Calendar

Week in Review

This week we began our study of Africa. We had a lesson on the Africa puzzle map and labeled the countries. We are now learning about plants and had an initial presentation on the parts of a plant. Georgia O' Keeffe is our new artist. We will be painting some of her works in the coming weeks.

It is almost conference time! Next Friday, March 9 will be our conference day. There will be no school that day for preschool. Please make sure you sign up for a conference time if you have not already.

Upcoming Dates To Remember: 
* Friday, March 9 - No School / Parent Conferences
* March 12-16 - Scholastic Book Fair




Friday, February 23, 2018

Week in Review

This week we have been getting ready for the International Festival! The children are excited about performing the Italian dance, The Tarantella. We had lessons on The Water Cycle and weather instruments as well as many other Language, Math, Sensorial, and Cultural lessons!

Upcoming Dates To Remember: 
* Saturday, February 24th - International Festival & Silent Auction
* Friday, March 2rn - Scholastic Book Orders Due

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

International Festival, Saturday Feb 24th

Please join us this coming Saturday, February 24th for the JBMA International Festival and Spring Auction which will take place at the school gym from 3 to 6 p.m.

The children will perform the traditional Italian partner dance, Tarantella, as we celebrate the birth country of Maria Montessori.  We request that all children be present for our performance and report to our Italy table by 3:20 p.m.  Please have your child wear a plain white top and blue jean bottoms.

Here is a sneak peak of our auction item. A collage of the children's hands which each child traced and colored highlighting their artistic abilities and personalities. 

The Water Cycle

Here is the link to the Water Cycle Rap:

Friday, February 16, 2018

Week in Review

We had a great Valentine's Day! The children had a wonderful time exchanging their cards. This week we had lessons on Asian Culture and foods from Asia. 

Upcoming Dates To Remember: 
* Monday, February 19th - No School (Presidents' Day)
* Saturday, February 24th - International Festival & Silent Auction