Oak Classroom at Home-Friday 6/26

Hello families! News: This is our last daily note of the year! A big thank you to all families and caregivers for sticking together, there was so just much! We will not be returning as a team next year, and will miss the Oaksters. We hope you have a lovely summer and wish you all [...]

By |2020-06-26T14:46:47+00:00June 26th, 2020|Oak Classroom|0 Comments

Oak Classroom at Home- Tuesday 6/23

Hello families! News: We will be returning childrens’ clothes and artwork on Tuesday the 23rd from 11:30am-3pm! Please come by CCS for a socially distanced hello and to pick up your items. Be in touch if you cannot make this date—we should be able to work something else out. End-of-year Curriculum: We will have a [...]

By |2020-06-23T17:10:12+00:00June 23rd, 2020|Oak Classroom|0 Comments

Oak Classroom at Home- Monday 6/22

Hello families! News: We will be returning childrens’ clothes and artwork on Tuesday the 23rd from 11:30am-3pm! Please come by CCS for a socially distanced hello and to pick up your items. Be in touch if you cannot make this date—we should be able to work something else out. End-of-year Curriculum: During our last week [...]

By |2020-06-23T16:45:57+00:00June 23rd, 2020|Oak Classroom|0 Comments

Oak Classroom at Home-Friday 6/19

Hello families!   News: Today is Juneteeth! You can learn more about Juneteenth and how folks are celebrating in Philadelphia here. Also, we will be returning childrens’ clothes and artwork on Tuesday the 23rd from 11:30am-3pm! Please come by CCS for a socially distanced hello and to pick up your items. Be in touch if [...]

By |2020-06-19T15:49:22+00:00June 19th, 2020|Oak Classroom|0 Comments

Oak Classroom at Home-Thursday 6/18

Hello families! News: Morris Home is the first residential recovery program in the country to offer comprehensive services specifically for trans- and gender non-conforming individuals. It is also in West Philadelphia. This fundraiser is a great way to support our community mourning the death of Dominique Fells amid the larger uprising. Morris Home has also [...]

By |2020-06-18T14:46:29+00:00June 18th, 2020|Oak Classroom|0 Comments

Oak Classroom at Home-Tuesday 6/16

Hello families! News: If you’ve been wondering how to stay connected to actions happening in philly, check out Philly We Rise, they collect a lot of resources and event happenings from around the city. Patterns Week 6: Using positional language in a variety of contexts (building, songs, puzzles) to deepen spatial awareness in the context [...]

By |2020-06-16T16:28:09+00:00June 16th, 2020|Oak Classroom|0 Comments

Oak Classroom at Home-Friday 6/12

Hello families! News: We forgot to send this email this morning--apologies! We will still see you at our Zoom call at noon. Patterns Week 5: Focus for the week: Repeating a pattern to show change over time, accumulation (for example, growing plants, de-stringing beans). Activity: Practice simple ABAB patterns at home! With a little guidance, [...]

By |2020-06-12T15:56:49+00:00June 12th, 2020|Oak Classroom|0 Comments

Oak Classroom at Home- Thursday 6/11

Hello families! News: The folks who run the West Philly Bunnyhop food distribution effort are also coordinating some diapers and wipes to be distributed to families in need as part of Philly Pride Month. Click this link if you have extra resources to give, or if you are in need of resources. Drop off and [...]

By |2020-06-11T16:08:19+00:00June 11th, 2020|Oak Classroom|0 Comments

Oak Classroom at Home- Wednesday 6/10

Hello families! News: Yesterday Philly Sanitation Workers held a rally at love park to demand PPE and hazard play, along with other demands for city workers. Here is their petition! Because kids see sanitation workers in their neighborhood, this is a great opportunity to notice their work and talk about how they are protesting to [...]

By |2020-06-11T15:46:32+00:00June 11th, 2020|Oak Classroom|0 Comments

Oak Classroom at Home-Tuesday 6/9

Hello families! News: For those who have an instagram we suggest following @phillychildrensmovement for connection to actions that are child appropriate! Patterns Week 5: Focus for the week: Repeating a pattern to show change over time, accumulation (for example, growing plants, de-stringing beans). Activity: While engaging in building play, use language to notice the steps [...]

By |2020-06-09T14:31:34+00:00June 9th, 2020|Oak Classroom|0 Comments