Freedom Montessori » Mrs. Noah http://freedommontessori.org Fri, 08 May 2015 17:44:53 +0000 en-US hourly 1 TO THE LESSON!!! http://freedommontessori.org/2015/05/08/new-lessons/ http://freedommontessori.org/2015/05/08/new-lessons/#comments Fri, 08 May 2015 17:30:09 +0000 http://freedommontessori.org/?p=2737 work2

Violet is tracing the triangle shape. This promotes better handwriting skills.

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Nolan was just about to put this back on the shelf until Mrs. Noah came to the rescue. He is working on rhyming words. It is like a puzzle so the words will not fit together unless they rhyme. He was very proud to complete this lesson!!!!

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Nolan completed the rhyming words lesson!!!

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Colton is matching objects to objects.

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Josiah is sponging while Ebony uses pastels.

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We all eat snack together!!!

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Primary color box lesson

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Violet using pastels! She made the teachers each a picture of what they looked like as a baby!

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Extension on the yellow knobbless cylinders

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Eula is working on writing the first set of letters!!

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Primary color box and journaling!

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Lesson on Tangrams

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Colton found some velcro on the wall and stuck some numbers to them. He began to count to 10!

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Matching shapes

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Cutting with playdoh.

 

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Kamdyn is working on describing pictures which is a pre-language lesson. She didn’t want to stop even though she had all of the picture cards on her rug. :)

 

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The red rods…… http://freedommontessori.org/2015/05/08/the-red-rods/ http://freedommontessori.org/2015/05/08/the-red-rods/#comments Fri, 08 May 2015 17:22:03 +0000 http://freedommontessori.org/?p=2724 Read more]]> The red rods are 10 wooden rods painted red that differ only in length, from 10 centimeters to 100 centimeters. The unit of difference between each rod is exactly 10 centimeters.  As an extension of this lesson, we made a red rod maze.  The maze is built by starting with the longest rod and then ending with the shortest.  After the maze was built,  Mrs. Boulware demonstrated walking through the maze without touching any of the rods.  This is one of the only lessons which they can walk on their rug.  Some of our friends have a lot of balance and others are still working on it.

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Astronomy week…. http://freedommontessori.org/2015/04/22/astronomy-week/ http://freedommontessori.org/2015/04/22/astronomy-week/#comments Thu, 23 Apr 2015 01:58:10 +0000 http://freedommontessori.org/?p=2714 What do you see in the sky tonight?   The Lyrid Meteor Shower  will have between 10-20 meteors per hour.

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Happy Astronomy Week! http://freedommontessori.org/2015/04/21/happy-astronomy-week/ http://freedommontessori.org/2015/04/21/happy-astronomy-week/#comments Tue, 21 Apr 2015 23:10:11 +0000 http://freedommontessori.org/?p=2708 Read more]]> We began the week by giving a lesson on the Earth (globe) and the continent map.  We sang a song about the continents, and read “How do I protect nature?”.  The children made their own Earth, and planted bean seeds, and grass seeds.     “The Earth has been incorporated into our environment with the continent map, the Land, Air, Water map, recycled art lessons, and practical life–keeping the environment clean.

What do you see in the sky tonight??  Venus will be visible near the moon if you check right after sunset!

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I can do it! http://freedommontessori.org/2015/04/13/i-can-do-it/ http://freedommontessori.org/2015/04/13/i-can-do-it/#comments Mon, 13 Apr 2015 22:17:51 +0000 http://freedommontessori.org/?p=2695 a a2 a3 a4 a5 a7 a8 a9

 

 

 

 

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Week of the Young Child: Monday http://freedommontessori.org/2015/04/13/week-of-the-young-child-monday/ http://freedommontessori.org/2015/04/13/week-of-the-young-child-monday/#comments Mon, 13 Apr 2015 22:02:46 +0000 http://freedommontessori.org/?p=2679 Read more]]>

“Today we know more than ever before about the importance of children’s earliest years in shaping their learning and development. Yet, never before have the needs of young children and their families been more pressing.

The Week of the Young Child™ is a time to recognize that children’s opportunities are our responsibilities, and to recommit ourselves to ensuring that each and every child experiences the type of early environment—at home, at child care, at school, and in the community—that will promote their early learning” (naeyc.org)
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We simply used 1/4 cup dish detergent, and a cup of water to create our bubble solution.  Some kids immediately started blowing bubbles and some helped create a 2nd batch.  Straws and bubble wands were used to blow bubbles.
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A picture says 1000 words….. http://freedommontessori.org/2015/04/09/a-picture-says-1000-words/ http://freedommontessori.org/2015/04/09/a-picture-says-1000-words/#comments Thu, 09 Apr 2015 21:15:35 +0000 http://freedommontessori.org/?p=2676 flo10 flo9 flo7

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Read across America…. http://freedommontessori.org/2015/04/09/read-across-america/ http://freedommontessori.org/2015/04/09/read-across-america/#comments Thu, 09 Apr 2015 21:13:42 +0000 http://freedommontessori.org/?p=2674 Read more]]> flo8  We are thankful for all of our volunteers who read during class for Read Across America!!  It was so much fun for all of us and you have help us fall in love with reading!  Stay tuned for our classmate who traveled from California to Maine on the reading adventure.flo6 flo5

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Parts of a plant… http://freedommontessori.org/2015/04/09/parts-of-a-plant-2/ http://freedommontessori.org/2015/04/09/parts-of-a-plant-2/#comments Thu, 09 Apr 2015 21:08:04 +0000 http://freedommontessori.org/?p=2662 flo flo2 flo3 flo4

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Leaping to the library…. http://freedommontessori.org/2015/04/09/leaping-to-the-library/ http://freedommontessori.org/2015/04/09/leaping-to-the-library/#comments Thu, 09 Apr 2015 21:06:28 +0000 http://freedommontessori.org/?p=2656 Read more]]> Our friends had a great time going to the library today.  It was our last planned visit for this year, and it was awesome.  The librarian read frogs books.  Then she sang with us and some silly shakers.  We ended with a show about getting a perfect pet.  lib lib2 lib3 lib4

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