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Newsletter 17: Week ending January 24
In our morning devotions this week we've been learning the song  Nuestro Dios (Our God.) Many of the kids recognize this song from hearing it in church or on the radio and they are eager to learn it in Spanish! More)
Newsletter 16: Week ending January 17
We had another great week of school together! On Thursday morning Maestra Barends subbed in our classroom while I pulled students to work with me individually. I absolutely love sitting with your children one on one and these assessment days are (More)
Newsletter 15: Week ending January 10
It is so good to spend my days with your children again! I loved staying in my pjs as long as I could, got to play some extra board games and watch a couple movies with Matt, and definitely soaked in every minute of the extra snuggles and playtim (More)
Newsletter 12: Week ending November 22
I love spending my days with your kindergarteners! This week I found myself reflecting on how far your kids have come already this school year and I am so proud of their growth! They are working hard, speaking more and more Spanish, forming strong (More)
Newsletter 11: Week ending November 15
We had a great week! One of the highlights this week for me was during our Bible lesson Thursday. We were talking about the 10 plagues when the kids started asking how a loving God who keeps his promises could allow such sad things to happen. I tol (More)
Newsletter 10: Week ending November 8
What a great week! It was exciting to play in some snow together even though not much accumulated. We also opened some new choices in our "I'm Finished, Now What?" center. Each table has two different materials to work with and a set of cards of fa (More)
Newsletter 9: Week ending November 1
I praise God for another great week of  kindergarten! One of the biggest highlights this week was Grandparents Day. We’ve been talking lots in Bible about God being a covenant, faithful God. His faithfulness throughout the generations was clear as (More)
Newsletter 8: Week ending October 18
Highlights This week was another full 5 days of learning and growth! We took some big steps in Daily 5 as we now have 4 choices open: read to self, read to someone, work on writing, and work with words. (More)
Newsletter 5: Week ending September 27
Highlights It was a great 4-day week! On Thursday morning we visited Degraaf Nature Center. It was a beautiful day! We learned about several animals and how they use their senses to survive. Then we used our 5 senses on a hike. Thank you so much, ev (More)
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