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Thinking, Creating, Reflecting: Impacting the Future

Nature Integrated Preschool

Welcome to “Inside the Classroom”! This is a space where we post weekly updates of what’s happening within the walls of our amazing classrooms. Feel free to browse the updates to see what amazing learning adventures our students are having.

Sprouts’ Accounts! Nov. 4 – Nov. 8

NAILED IT!Preschoolers Preschoolin'!That wraps up another great week in the Sprouts' Accounts! As always, feel free to email us with 

Sprouts’ Accounts! Oct. 28 – Nov. 1

Re-purposing! One of my favorite outcomes of our day. The kids had about 45 mins this afternoon to create something 

Sprouts’ Accounts! Oct. 14 – Oct. 18

Stemming from the content we covered this week, feel free to ask your little learner: What was Fletcher the Fox 

Sprouts’ Accounts! Oct. 7 – Oct. 11

Runaway Pumpkin! In small groups, we read the “Runaway Pumpkin." After reading the book, students were paired up and challenged 

Introducing: The Preschool Sprouts! Sept. 30 – Oct. 3

Enjoy these pictures from our amazing field trip to Valley Orchard!Meeting some tiny new friends in Nature!Music Class!Architect-ing 101!Sprouts...Sprouting! As 

Preschool: Sept. 23 – Sept. 27

Notes & Reminders: Pickup Times: Morning pickup time is 11:30am. Afternoon pickup time is from 3:00pm - 3:10pm. Family Envelopes: 

Preschool: Sept. 16 – Sept. 20

Our PTO has asked each classroom to create a basket to donate for the fall festival raffle. If you would 

Preschool: Sept. 9 – Sept. 13

Sign Language Songs! We learned two songs that we will do every time we arrive/leave Sign Language class. This will 

Preschool: Sept. 3 – Sept. 6

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Wildthings’ Adventures: May 20 – May 24

Dissecting... ...owl pellets! It was super fun...except the one that smelled bad and made me a tad nauseous... Last Day 

Wildthings’ Adventures: May 13 – May 17

Wildthings...in the wild! As always, feel free to email us with any questions, concerns, or even requests for this newsletter! 

Wildthings’ Adventures: Apr.29 – May.3

Click the link below to sign up for a time slot for your May 10th Parent-Teacher Conference! https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0c4ca4a929aaff2-endofyear2 Our solar 

Wildthings’ Adventures: Apr.22 – Apr.26

Birds The Wildthings were reading a bird book while looking for birds. They read in the book that they could 

Wildthings’ Adventures: Apr.15 – Apr.19

Afternoon Hike! On Monday afternoon's hike, we found a few signs of Spring, as well as a few treasures to 

Wildthings’ Adventures: Apr.8 – Apr.12

This Week in Preschool, the Wildthings... Learned about Earth and Mars Practiced number order Practiced cutting circles Practiced pattern making 

Wildthings’ Adventures: Apr.1 – Apr.5

We had a wonderful time at our field trip to Angelic Organics. Hope you enjoy the photos of all the 

Wildthings’ Adventures: Mar.11 – Mar.15

Monday On Monday, we painted the background for the solar system mural we will be making. After lunch, we went 

Wildthings’ Adventures: Mar.4 – Mar.8

There is lots of sickness going around again! Thank you for helping us stay well by keeping your babies home 

Wildthings’ Adventures: Feb.25 – Mar.1

The Moon This week we started our discussion on the moon. We started out with one question: “What do you 

Wildthings’ Adventures: Feb.11 – Feb.15

Building & Crossing Bridges! Diana crossing the bridge. This has been an ongoing activity for weeks that has changed many 

Wildthings’ Adventures: Feb.4 – Feb.8

Kindness Month Our Wildthings are shown decorating their new Kindness journals in preparation for Kindness Month. We defined Kindness, gave 

Wildthings’ Adventures: Jan.21 – Jan.25

Best Children's Books about Kindness I thought I would share this list. I am hoping to build up our library 

Wildthings’ Adventures: Jan.14 – Jan.18

Positively impacting the future, one day at a time... It’s Parent-Teacher Conference time! Please take a moment to sign up 

Wildthings’ Adventures: Jan.8 – Jan.11

2019: LET'S DO IT! Nature School: Don’t forget all of your winter gear! Boots, snow pants, gloves, hats, thermals, etc... 

Wildthings’ Adventures: Dec.17 – Dec.21

Farewell, 2018!Christmas Character Day! We are so pleased that everyone dressed up today! Santa, his elves, and Rudolph! Ugly Sweater 

Wildthings’ Adventures: Dec.10 – Dec.14

Fun week with the Wildthings!Monday Funday Today was such a beautiful day. We had a great discussion about the frost/frozen 

Wildthings’ Adventures: Dec.3 – Dec.7

Hello, December! Wildthings' Notes: I’m so proud of our wild things! Almost every student brought in coins for donation. It 

Wildthings’ Adventures: Nov.26 – Nov.30

Wrapping Up November! Nature school students need to make sure they have ALL of their snow gear, tis the season! 

Wildthings’ Adventures: Nov.12 – Nov.16

Wildthings Stayed VERY Busy This Week!Wonder Wall This week we are continuing our kids in science theme as we are 

Wildthings’ Adventures: Nov.5 – Nov.9

Wildthings' Adventures: Nov.5 - Nov.9 Complete and turn in the permission slips for Rosie Revere, Engineer at the Coronado Theatre as soon 

Wildthings’ Adventures: Oct.22 – Oct.26

After working hard in the classroom all week, Severson Dells was a great end-of-the-week experience! A few housekeeping reminders:   

Wildthings’ Adventures: Oct.15 – Oct.19

Check out this glimpse of Nature Preschool (the Wildthings) in action the last few weeks, doing what they do best: