Author Archives: kaitlin

January 14th – 18th

Hello EY1 Families! Last week, we started provoking learning for our new UOI “Investigations” where we take time to slow down and notice carefully how the world works.  We are encouraging children to ask questions, play, and explore. We started … Continue reading

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Week of December 3rd – 7th

Hello Ey1 Community! We started the week off with an intruder drill.  We were all quiet and listening to instructions! We spent time drawing and developing our understanding of living things by looking at our caterpillar, who was no longer … Continue reading

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Week of November 19th – 23rd

 Hello EY1 Families! We have continued to grow our understanding of our current UOI “Sharing the Planet”.  We have been inquiring into plants and animals and finding lots of connections outside! We found a nest of termites and had lots … Continue reading

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Week of November 5th – 9th

 Hello EY1 Families! Last week we started talking about our new Unit of Inquiry “Sharing the Planet”!  We are starting by talking about the differences between Living and Non-living Things!  Please remember to bring in a plant for your child.  … Continue reading

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Week of Tuesday October 16th-19

Hello EY1 Families! We had a busy week with conferences!  It was lovely to sit down with all of our EY1 families and spend some time getting to know you.  We look forward to helping support you this year! We … Continue reading

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Week of October 1st – 5th

Hello EY1 Community! This week we started off with some lovely water play!  We loved to explore with our friends in EY2!  We are looking forward to playing with them again soon! We also had a visit from Ms. Alex … Continue reading

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Week of September 17th – 21st !

Hello EY1 Community! We had a very short but busy week in EY1!  We started off on Monday with a fire drill!  We were one of the first classes outside and Ms. Nicole and EY1 were #hereandfabulous   🙂 We worked … Continue reading

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Week of September 3 – 7

Thank you for bringing in your family photos!  Please continue to bring them in this week! We started with provocations about ourselves and who we are this week!  We put our face parts, emotion paddles, and magazines to see what the … Continue reading

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Week of August 27th – 31st

Hello EY1 Families and Friends! A few small announcements! Now that we are getting settled and feel more comfortable in our classroom space, we are going to start working on our Unit of Inquiry “Inspiring Individuals”.   At the start of … Continue reading

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Week of August 20th – 24th

Hello EY1 Families!  Welcome to KIS! We are greatly looking forward to this school year and getting the chance to get to know you all as families!  Last week there were some tears, some smiles, and a lot of fun … Continue reading

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