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June 13, 2013

Green and Blue Explorers This morning we played hide and seek freeze dance to get our energy up for camp.  Then we read a couple chapters from the book, The Bad Beginning.  After we read, Miss Kristen let us watch a short clip from the movie so we could get some inspiration for our art project. […]

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June 12, 2013

    Red and Yellow Explorers This morning was pretty chilly so we stayed inside and read The Lorax.  We learned all about the beautiful truffula trees that got chopped down.   We Loved the book so much that we decided to make our own lorax masks.  After we made our masks, we played our favorite […]

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June 11, 2013

  All Students This morning we were split into two groups.  The oldest students learned how to prepare for a garden with Ms. Kristin, while the younger students played games inside.  They played freeze dance, find the stick, and even baked oatmeal cookies. They were so delicious!  Then we all joined together for some crazy, […]

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June 10, 2013

  Yellow Explorers This week is book week.  The yellow squad read a lot of Dr. Seuss books today but One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish was their favorite.  After we finished reading, each student got to dip their hand in red and blue paint and then put their hand prints on a piece of […]

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June 7, 2013

All Students We started our day with AMAZING science.  For a special Friday treat, Miss Kristen and Miss Halina got dry ice for us to experiment with.  We made dry ice bubbles that fell instead of floated because they were filled with carbon dioxide which is denser than air.  Then we put the dry ice […]

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June 6, 2013

  Red and Yellow Explorers We started our Thursday morning off with lots of different science projects! We watched as Miss Gina and Miss Kristen made water disappear in a cup right in front of our eyes! Then they sucked a hard-boiled egg into a glass jar using only a little smoke inside the jar. […]

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June 5, 2013

Red and Yellow Squad Today we combined the Yellow and Red Squads again, and started off our morning with some really fun science! We cut the end off a plastic water bottle, covered it with a small towel, and dipped it into a bowl of soapy water. When we blew through the top part of […]

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June 4, 2013

  Red and Yellow Squad Today our Red and Yellow Squads combined for summer camp, and we started off our day with a couple rounds of Freeze Dance to get all our morning jiggles out! Afterwards, we looked through some pictures of the kinds of masks you may find at fiestas, and decided to make […]

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June 3, 2013

  Blue and Green Squad Today was all about dinosaurs.  We started off the day by constructing our very own time machine equipped with a custom made control center.  After we read a book about dinosaurs, we headed back to the triassic period.  Each student picked their own dinosaur to act as and we romped […]

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