This Week in Class 2! September 14th-18th 2020

“Think where man’s glory most begins and ends, and say my glory was I had such friends.” -William Butler Yates Our fun filled week began with a trip to the pond through our beautiful woods. It was a nice leisurely stroll as we did not want to rush too quickly through the serene forest. Once…

This week in Class 2 September 8th-11th 2020

Welcome back to school, we cant believe we have already been back in school for a little over a week and half already! Over the past week both the teachers and children were excited to get the new school year started. We spent time getting to know each other but also took time to get…

Back To School, Back To The Woods! September 3rd – 11th!

The children have enjoyed returning to Cairnhill Preschool and into woods after months of being away! We’ve eased into the routine of the day from entering the playground at drop off, walks in the woods and time within the class room! Throughout the blog are highlights of our first 7 days together! When we go…

Anno’s Counting Book

Pre-k students will remember looking at this book in our classroom. Without words, this book depicts a changing landscape, building from numbers zero to twelve. Here is a video slideshow of the book for home viewing. For each number the double-page view is shown first and then follows a close-up of each page so the…

This week at Cairn Hill March 9th to 13th 2020

We had a great time this week outdoors exploring a brook not too far away on the trail around the school. We know that spring is the best season for us to explore this place, but the temperatures have to be warm enough to enjoy playing close to the water or in the water! When…

In the Pre-K classroom- Week of March 2-6, 2020

“March is a month of expectation.” -Emily Dickinson On Monday we welcomed Chase to our class! The children have eagerly shown him friendliness and affection. He was quickly chosen to take home the Mystery Bag. The Mystery Bag has given us fun moments of anticipation each time we have a new object to guess. Some…

This week in the preschool class March 2nd-6th 2020

This week we started out our week enjoying the warm weather and explored the woods with the Pre-K class. Children enjoyed getting to interact and play with their friends in Pre-K. We decided to do the loop around the woods. Along the way we found some cool trees to climb through and across. We even…

In the pre-K class February 24th-28th

The final week of February invited us to come outside and search for signs of Spring! The children are bursting with energy. Our watercolor paintings this week are bright with sunshine yellow and sky blue melding into spring green. Rainbow Crow has brought fire to earth to melt the snow and set the animals free…