On Monday during the Kids Dance Adventure ASA class, children have been practicing limbo dance, and Tango. Find attached a short video of the Tango!
In the ASA Italian on Monday, children learned new verb tenses such as imperative to express orders or suggestions and future to express desires and ambitions. They learned about the Italian currency, Euro, and practiced how to use it with a role play Italian mercato.
In the cultural section we talked about the most famous Italian monuments and we locate them in the correct Region and/or city on the map. Also, we celebrated the birthday of Michelangelo and talked about his masterpieces of Davide (David) and Il Giudizio Universale (The Last Judgment).
Cooking with Vesna on Thursday is always fun!, making a “FONDANT AU CHOCOLAT”. Pouring ingredients together, mixing and tasting are the best part before baking it!
Skateboard has been so amazing! In a few classes children (Monday Class) are learning quickly to ride their skateboards and get on the ramps.
This week in the Mathematical Problem Solving Activity children learned how to name unknown numbers (also known as “pre-algebra”!). And they played “four 4s”, in which they tried to make different numbers using exactly four 4s and any mathematical operations. Here’s a photo of the solutions they found.
Last week in the Mathematical Problem Solving Activity children learned to draw some 3D shapes, including cubes, tetrahedra, octahedra and cuboctahedra. Then they decided that a cube could be called a hexahedron! Here’s the worksheet, and some of the drawings students made on the white board (see the attached photo).
Worksheet Geometry download the pdf
En classe d’elab-LEGO, Antoine a construit un chien mécanique.
Il a d’abord construit le corps lors de la première période et il vient juste de terminer la tête. Il a pu l’attacher au reste qui comporte un moteur.
Lorsqu’il démarre ce dernier, la bouche, la queue, les yeux et les pattes s’activent.
C’est super ! Bravo Antoine !
Check the video HERE
All After School Activities have now started except Soccer on Thursday for PK2-K due to the rain each time! And Kids Dance Adventure which is starting Monday January 23rd. Stay tuned for more information and pictures.
ASA “Petits Chefs” with Vesna on Monday for PK1-PK2.
Children enjoyed baking and making beautiful pastry such as la galette aux pommes, le far Breton, les bonhommes de pain d’épices, les madeleines…