Las Estaciones – The Four Seasons

We are soon approaching the end of the school year! Wow! It has gone super fast! Our Spanish class is doing really well, and I love watching the kids progressing and starting to use complete sentences. Yay! I am so proud of them! The next two weeks we will studying the Four Seasons.  Here’s the [Read On]

Poetry – Where Go the Boats?

This is another sweet and wonderful poem by Robert Louis Stevenson. Did you ever play at a river or creek growing up?  I did! And we had so much fun exploring in the water, making up games, finding ways to catch fish, building with rocks, among many more creative activities we came up with. Such [Read On]

Digraphs – The H Brothers

My Kindergarten class (in our co-op) has been working hard on learning the letter sounds and now we have moved on to learning some digraphs. I found a cute idea on Pinterest about the H Brothers, so I ran with it, modified it, and created my own materials. I had a lot of fun putting [Read On]

Poetry – The Land of Story-Books

Our new poem is “The Land of Story-Books” by Robert Louis Stevenson.  This is another great poem that invites your imagination to run wild and picture the scenes the author describes in each stanza.  I made a short video featuring this poem. My kids watch it everyday during breakfast to help them memorize it. Here [Read On]

Spanish – Pets (Mascotas)

We are getting ready to start our last 8 weeks of Spanish class. I can’t believe how fast this school year is going by! For the next two weeks we will be learning about Pets.  Our basic vocabulary can be found in the following video: I created a few resources to go with this topic. [Read On]

Spanish – Describing Myself

Hello everybody! We have been enjoying the snow we got in NC! We don’t usually get this much snow, so we are all loving it! Lots of fun…. hard to get into school  🙂 This week’s topic for Spanish is working on describing ourselves. The goal is to get the kids describing themselves by talking [Read On]

Spanish – School Items

The topic we will be studying for the next two weeks is School Items. We will be learning basic vocabulary words for school items. We have been describing the items in Spanish using colors and size. Here’s the video to help you with the pronunciation: Below you can download the file which includes the vocabulary [Read On]

Poetry – Windy Nights

This week we will be learning the poem Windy Nights by Robert Louis Stevenson. Would you like to listen to it?  Here’s the video: This poem allows us to introduce the concept of metaphors.  I am looking forward to talking to my children about how we can use different words or nouns to describe a [Read On]

The Five Oceans

Learning the five oceans on the map can be so much fun!  If you need a song to help you and your children remember the five oceans, here you have it… We play the video while eating breakfast, lunch or snack; sometimes we just play it in the school room as a break, time to [Read On]

Liquid Measurement Equivalents

We will be studying measurement equivalents in Math. I created a few resources for my children to help them learn and memorize these concepts. I wanted to share them with you, in case you are studying the same topic, or maybe it will inspire you to add it to your Math lessons in the near future. [Read On]