Tuesday, February 21, 2012

George Washington...

We learned about George Washington, the very FIRST PRESIDENT of the United States of America. We made a little book and read it together and we watched this video:

Sunday, February 19, 2012

Happy Birthday Abe Lincoln

This past week we learned about President Lincoln. We drew step-by-step portraits of Mr. Lincoln:

Monday, February 13, 2012

We Know Abe Lincoln

We spent time today learning about Abraham Lincoln. We made a book about his life and watched this video too. We learned that our state, Illinois, is called "The Land of Lincoln"

Tuesday, February 7, 2012

99 Days and Counting...

We are so excited! Today was the 99th day of school....that means tomorrow will be day 100!!! If you know anything about us, we've been counting every school day since the beginning of Kindergarten and anxiously awaiting the BIG day! Here's a song we sang that could only really be done in class on day 99 ;-)

99 Days

The AM class sang together, the PM class got to sing to the WHOLE SCHOOL!! ;)

Wednesday, February 1, 2012

End of January?

Was yesterday REALLY the end of January? We are not used to having such nice weather this time of year. Just a year ago we were bracing for a bad winter storm! But take a look at how nice it was on the LAST DAY OF JANUARY!
We stepped out to take a quick picture. We didn't even need our coats!