The children have been exploring the language needed to understand adding and subtracting. Understanding the language and vocabulary in math is the key to grasping the concepts. We are doing really well with addition but subtraction seems to be a bit of a mystery so far.
Here are some videos with lots of good math language in them.
It took about 7-8 days in the pupa and the butterflies have started to emerge. It was very exciting to watch as the chrysalis were wiggling around and we auctually got the watch a few as they caught their way out. We still have a few more to come out. Over the weekend the butterflies will strengthen their wings. If there is sunny weather we plan to release the butterflies on Monday
There is a large group in our class that is working on “er” at the end of the words. We are learning that it is usually not just an “r”. Here are some videos about er, ir and ar.
The past 2 Tuesdays we have been Tinkering with many different materials to create our own community. It was top secret until our big reveal at open house last night! The past 2 Tuesdays we have been Tinkering with many different materials to create our own community. It was top secret until our big reveal at open house.