Monday, May 23, 2016

What the what???

Can you guess what is happening in this picture?  It is the demonstration of a proper karate kick!!!

More poems

Ghosts
by AC

it's scary
it is invisible
haunts you
it says boo

Teeth
by AC

teeth are bloody
teeth are little and big
teeth are in mouths
teeth are brown
teeth are white
teeth can come out

Pizza
by SM

a pizza is yummy
sometimes it gets annoying
because you eat too much
because you get too much
so annoying and annoying

Castle
by SM

on a castle
looks like shapes

Earth
by SM

the
earth
looks
like
a rock and
a ball and
bubble gum

Earth
by AL

the earth
the earth
spins all around
it never never stops

Balloon
by AL

flying in the air
but they pop!

Butterflies
by AL

butterflies
delicate
butterflies
very soft
butterflies
can be
starlite

Mom
by AL

mom
mom
i miss
you
so
much
but
when I
see
you at the
circle
I am
happy


Friday, May 20, 2016

Friday karate


More poetry

Cake
by AN

cake yes cake
is sweet yes sweet
is a treat yes treat
on a plate
yum yum yum

Butterflies
by AN

butterflies butterflies
are soft and delicate
all different colors
shining in the sky

Mushroom
by AN

a mushroom
a mushroom
is in a forest
a girl came along
and squished the mushroom
squished the mushroom
the end

Tooth
by SG

my new tooth
surprise!
going downstairs
still got $
my second tooth
came out with a sugar donut


Cotton
by SG

cotton
looks like marshmallows
I am going
to eat them all up!

I Love
by SG

I love mom
I love dad
I love Will
I love FGteev
I love Roblox
I love the Foos
I love Betsy
I love blue
but I really love video games

The Spanish Flag
by KH

the Spanish flag
sways side to side
the person who made it
is probably intelligent 

Languages
by KH

languages I know
I know them all
but when it comes to writing
I can't write at all

A Leaf
by KH

a leaf 
a leaf
is falling from the sky
it fell in a storm
and it floats so high
it changes color
in the fall
it's racing another leaf
that is so tall


Thursday, May 19, 2016

Karate pics 2016

karate pics 2016

Hip Hop & Karate videos

Watch the video!  

 HIP HOP VIDEO

Hip Hop 2

Karate video

Arts day photos

Hip Hop lessons with Elizabeth from Casco Bay Movers.
Sun prints with artist Graham Wood.


Karate with Shihan Andy from Dragonfire Martial Arts.
Singer, songwriter, storyteller Jennifer Anderson.



More kid poetry

The Bee
by MB

they buzz
they sting
it hurts
do not try to kill them

Ghosts
by MB

ghosts go through stuff
they are scary
and not fun

Ice Cream Truck
by PE

ice cream truck
ice cream truck
come right here
ice cream truck
ice cream truck
I want ice cream
ice cream truck
ice cream truck
sing your beautiful song

The Crocodile
by PE

the crocodile is slow
it looks like a rock
it's very very angry
I am happy when I'm away from alligators

El Cocodrilo
por PE

el cocodrilo lento
mirar ve como una roca
muy muy enojado
estoy muy feliz cuando estoy lejos de cocodrilo

Candy
by KEB

I love candy
I love candy
I love cake
I love cake
I love my sister
I love my sister
I love roses
I love roses
But I really love candy cake my sister roses

Ghosts
by FK

ghosts are real
ghosts move swiftly
ghosts are real
ghosts go thru stuff
ghosts are not fun
ghosts are scary
ghosts rated PG

Emojis
by FK

the devil
the smiley face
the sports emojis




Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Kid poetry

We are finishing our our unit on poetry.  I'll publish lots of the kids' poems for you.  Enjoy!

Ghost
by LK

creepy and weird
scary
and a story I made up
once upon a time
a ghost ran into a wall
and when he got up
he had two heads

Ghost 2
by LK

once  upon a time
a ghost!
was scared!
of a person!
he was a!
scaredy cat!

Flamingo
by RH

one foot
standing in water
looks like
pink cotton candy

Monarch Butterflies
by RH

monarch butterflies
are orange and black
and they like flowers
I like flowers too

Box 
by FW (it is supposed to be one word at a time, written this way)

you
can
put
a
lot
of
things
in
a
box
a
big
box
could
fit
a
elephant
a
small
box
can't
fit
much
but
a
medium
box
can
fit
you

The Electric Candle
by FW

bright
and
hot
a
candle
but
not
quite
instead
of
fire
it's
electric
instead
of
a
lighter
you
have
a
plug

Monday, May 16, 2016

Teacher workshops

Hard at work on Monday afternoon!

Sunday, May 15, 2016

All dressed up

Concert night was beautiful! So proud of the kids; especially for singing in Spanish!

Friday, May 13, 2016

Ocean science study

We have just begun our science study of Ocean! We are beginning with a check of the children's prior knowledge, or schema, about the ocean.

Guidance with Mrs. Hannon

Ask your child about our team-building activity "Kieranland!"

Thursday, May 12, 2016

Guidance with Mrs. G

Think about others point of view.




Great Pond Spring Walk

CELT volunteer Betsy took us on our annual spring walk this year. She is amazing! She found stuff that I am sure the regular people like me NEVER would notice!
WATCH THE VIDEO:  Growing like a plant video
a chilly morning!

Betsy from CELT
a chipmunk hole!

no caption needed!
getting a closer look
buds on the trees
flowers growing on the ground
blueberry plants
blackberry bush
here you go, baby bird!
feed your baby bird game
arriving at THE POND!!!!!