Mrs. Brantley

Encore: What is that?

There were some amazing conversations this afternoon about spiders, hurricanes, plants, chalk, etc.  For our project, we took a bucket.. Read more

Encore: Cooperation

Everyone held hands and created a circle.  Then, we took turns kicking a ball.  The rules were that if the ball goes.. Read more

Handprint leaves….Encore

Some of our friends made handprint leaves during Encore.  We talked about the parts of a leaf, and the children.. Read more

Leaves are changing…. Encore

It is almost Autumn, but the leaves are already changing.  In Encore, we used recyclable materials to make our own.. Read more

I am an apple…..(Encore)

We read the book “I am an apple”.  It is about the lifecycle of an apple.   Today we used.. Read more

super readers….

Our Encore friends had an amazing time checking out our new kinderbox about manners.   Miss Scully read to the.. Read more

This week we are making homemade Montessori materials in honor of Maria Montessori’s Birthday. We are excited about the materials that each student will have to keep at home! HAPPY BIRTHDAY MARIA MONTESSORI!!!


For the next two weeks, we will be discussing PEACE.  We will talk about what it means, how we offer it,.. Read more

The Children’s Museum….

I absolutely love that this museum is based on Vernon Grant’s artwork. Vernon Grant was an illustrator best known for.. Read more

To the lesson….

I just thought these lessons were beautiful in Mrs. Brantley’s class.  I hope you can see how hard they were.. Read more

Museum Monday: Comporium Telephone

We took a walk this morning to the Comporium Telephone Museum.  Everyone did well listening to their tour guides (Mr… Read more

Friday Lunch Stop.

We went out to the Friday lunch stop to hear some music while we were eating lunch, and then we.. Read more

Be cool about fire safety….

We went for a walk to the Fire Dept. Museum with the Toddler class.  There was a video on fire safety and.. Read more

Astronomy week….

What do you see in the sky tonight?   The Lyrid Meteor Shower  will have between 10-20 meteors per hour.

Read across America….

  We are thankful for all of our volunteers who read during class for Read Across America!!  It was so.. Read more

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