Friday, November 28, 2008

Playing our letter game during circle time this morning

To go along with our Pioneer learning focus this week we made butter by shaking cream in a jar

We enjoyed our butter on freshly baked buns for snack this afternoon.

The Tree House Gang rides again

Our toboggan hill......

Finger painting this afternoon

A little dressup time before going home today

Thursday, November 27, 2008

Water absorption work.....our tree in the background only has one more leaf.....Advent season starts tomorrow night for us

Taking care of her doll

The kids turned the balance beam into a ramp and had fun running cars and trains on it

After lots of sledding the kids get ready to tuck into some Cauliflower Potatoe soup that they made earlier this morning

This young buck wandered into the yard this afternoon

Wednesday, November 26, 2008

We made fruit salad for our snack this morning....yum

This is what we spent lots of time doing today...the snow overnight has made the toboggan hill just perfect....the kids wanted to stay out all day

Tuesday, November 25, 2008

Sewing on a button

Nuts and bolts

Smelling jars

Painting Day

We painted blue then added red to make purple Gnome mountains, later at craft time we added gemstones

Todays wet snow was great for making snowmen

Dancing, late this afternoon. They love to clip scarfs on and watch them float around when they dance.

Monday, November 24, 2008

Stringing small beads

Combing her hair

Easel painting

We made quilt pattern blocks for craft today to go with our pioneer theme

Wednesday, November 19, 2008

One of our circle games....matching the quantity with the correct number

The fishing child says the sound of the letter and the other child fishes for it....

Tuesday, November 18, 2008

The pirates sailed the seas again this they were going to Mexico and a little fairy hopped onboard after they set sail.

Ten more leaves to go...when all the leaves are gone it will be time for Advent and the beginning of Christmas

Painting Gnome's treasure sacks full of gems

Outdoor fun today......The Snow is Here...Hurray!

pouring water for snack

A late afternoon drumming session

Taking the sailboat on vacation....they said they were going to Aunt Kathleen's