Garden School News

Monday’s Tattler for October 22

This week at the Garden School it’s going to be in the seventies, so long pants and short sleeved shirts are the best choice! We are still collecting for the aged. Please think of them this week while you shop. A new shirt, a nightgown, a fuzzy pair of slippers, a new tooth brush, a pretty bow…all things taken for granted by us the
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Monday’s Tattler for October 15th

Going to be a busy week! We will be starting our footie, sock and slipper collection for the nursing homes this week. So far, we have collected skin wash, shampoo, and many other wonderful products we are sure will delight the elderly. This week on Monday, our graduate will be selling popcorn at the GS after school. Please plan to support our young troops!
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Monday’s Tattler September 24…

This week we are back in the classroom working on Frog, Dog and Hog. The children are slowly associating the little laminated words with the words in their story. Every child is putting this together for him or herself. Word wall today along with reading aloud. We are working on folk songs this year in school. We are singing “If I Had a Hammer”
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On Line Book Fair

For all you parents, grandparents, friends, relatives and “far aways,” we have a new on line book fair from Scholastic we are starting this week to coincide with our in school book fair which we have set up in the reading room. If you would like to buy a book for a special child and have it sent to our school, you can do
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Monday’s Tattler September 17, 2012

It’s a busy week again! We will be having school Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. Spelling test on Wednesday! Thursday is our Friday…with Golden Bead and Knowledge Bee and Friday we are going on a field trip to Owensboro. Leaving at 8:30 and returning at 1:00. This week begins our “Beautiful Baby Contest.” Your child’s baby picture has a number which will be matched with
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Monday’s Tattler

This is a very busy month at the Garden School. Starting tomorrow, we will have a contest for learning our full names, our parents’ full names, our addresses, our phone numbers and our birth dates. See who can learn first, get it right and remember it! This is a significant safety issue. We are focusing on the family this month. We are learning about
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Monday’s Tattler

This week in our reading class, we will be exploring the word “at.”  What can WE do with the word “at?”  Reading, like any project for very young children, needs to be active and interesting enough for children to want to explore it, tame the wild and unmanageable thing that it seems to be, and come to terms with it. Reading is a huge
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Parents’ Homework at the Garden School

Today at school, our Kindergarteners were given a work bag. This work bag has their name on it, and inside, there are tools. Each child was given three folders – one for Reading/Writing, one for Arithmetic, and one for Parents.  Inside the bag, there is a box of crayons, a pencil and a pencil sharpener. The children were told that these things are theirs
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This week – August 6-10th at the Garden School

This will be an enormously busy week at the GS. We will be finishing the changes at the school on Monday and Thursday. On Tuesday, we will be going to the pool, and on Wednesday, we will be “pooling” it as well, and parents are welcome to come. There will be a picnic lunch…the same lunch our kids have been enjoying all summer. Come
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This week at the Garden School

This week, we will be swimming on Tuesday and Wednesday, and going to a movie on Friday. It will be in the mid to high nineties all week. Please notice the new arrangements in the building. Our classrooms are taking shape, and the science stuff is coming out of storage boxes after nearly a year and going back up on new shelves. We have
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