Redbud Classroom at Home-Friday 4/3

Hello Redbud Families, Here are today’s videos and activity ideas.  Thinking of you all! Laura   Teacher Video Message: Video 1:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LlrbUWZ3UPg&t=15s In this video I sing “I Had a Rooster” (by Pete Seeger) with some finger puppets. Video 2:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OXPGvWyBCXY In this video I read three haiku from the book, Seeing Into Tomorrow.  The [...]

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Redbud Classroom at Home-Thursday 4/2

Hello, Redbud families! You all have been in my mind and my heart. Here's to keeping ourselves and our loved ones together, and continuing to do it as best we know how. Please make sure you are being kind and forgiving to yourself at this time–we're all learning how to make this work as we [...]

By |2020-04-03T15:13:40+00:00April 3rd, 2020|Redbud Classroom|0 Comments

Redbud Classroom at Home- Wednesday 4/1

Hello Redbud Families, I hope everyone is doing well and taking care of each other and yourselves. I have been thinking of all of you and how much I miss being at school! Teacher Message:Today I (along with my kid helpers) sang Wheels on the Bus, another class favorite. Video 1: https://youtu.be/93Mb-GriYi0 Family Activities: 1. Make [...]

By |2020-04-01T15:42:50+00:00April 1st, 2020|Redbud Classroom|0 Comments

Redbud Classroom at Home- Monday 3/30

Hello Redbud Families, I hope everyone is as well as they can be under the present circumstances and finding ways to connect with their friends, families, and communities.  Know that you are all in our thoughts every day and we are here if you need anything, or just want to say hi. Teacher Message: Today, [...]

By |2020-03-30T15:13:08+00:00March 30th, 2020|Redbud Classroom|0 Comments

Redbud Classroom at Home- Friday 3/27

Hello, Redbud families! I hope you're all of sound bodies, sound minds, and sound hearts. Today's teacher message is somewhat silly–and who couldn't use a little bit of laughter right now? This time, Sock the hand puppet and I sing a song that's an old Redbud favorite: Willoghby Wallaby. It's a language game where the [...]

By |2020-03-27T16:24:59+00:00March 27th, 2020|Redbud Classroom|0 Comments

Redbud Classroom at Home- Thursday 3/26

I hope everyone is holding up well these days, there has definitely been a large learning curve for me in learning how to support and nurture my own kiddos for most of the day! Whatever you are figuring out, know that you are doing a great job in supporting yourselves and your families by doing [...]

By |2020-03-26T15:20:13+00:00March 26th, 2020|Redbud Classroom|0 Comments

Redbud Classroom at Home-Wednesday 3/25

Hi Redbud Families, How's everyone doing out there? I hope you're finding ways to cope with this strange new reality, and maybe even occasional moments of joy. The highlight of my day yesterday was running into a Redbud friend and his dad while I was out riding my bike. It's hard to practice social distancing [...]

By |2020-03-26T14:52:04+00:00March 26th, 2020|Redbud Classroom|0 Comments

Redbud Classroom at Home – Tuesday 3/24

Hello Redbud Families,   I really miss seeing you and your little ones each morning!  I am thinking about you all and hope you are well, safe, and coping with all the changes that have taken place over the past weeks.   As other teachers at CCS have noted, we are all dealing with unexpected [...]

By |2020-03-24T15:30:40+00:00March 24th, 2020|Redbud Classroom|0 Comments

Redbud Classroom at Home – Monday 3/23

Hello, Redbud families! I hope from the bottom of my heart that you're all safe and sound. In today's teacher message, Sock the hand puppet and I sing two finger dancing songs: "This is Number One", and a new song, "One Elephant":  Songs that you can dance to with fingers are a great way to work [...]

By |2020-03-23T16:05:41+00:00March 23rd, 2020|Redbud Classroom|0 Comments

Redbud Classroom at Home-Friday 3/20

We hope you're still holding up well out there. We're missing the Redbuds, while also feeling grateful for our community and the technology that lets us stay connected as we learn to practice responsible social distancing. Teacher Message: https://youtu.be/blPvpPXlttA In today's message I read Baby Beluga, a Redbud favorite. Some ideas for activities to try at home with your [...]

By |2020-03-20T15:52:19+00:00March 20th, 2020|Redbud Classroom|0 Comments