What a Wonderful World!

Shalom!

We have been super duper busy here learning and celebrating!

We have moved on from signing in with our names to writing sentences.

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We decorated and made gifts for Mother’s Day.IMG_5243 IMG_5244 IMG_5252IMG_5255IMG_5263

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We learned a special poem for Mommy…

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… And had a special Mother’s Day Shabbat program.

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We have been challenging ourselves by cutting out shapes that keep getting smaller and smaller- perfecting our fine motor skills more and more!

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MyGym came to visit for a special P.E.- we had an amazing time!IMG_5264 IMG_5265 IMG_5273 IMG_5275 IMG_5277 IMG_5282 IMG_5283 IMG_5285 IMG_5286 IMG_5287

We celebrated Harper’s birthday!!IMG_5289

We learned and practiced the letter “K”.

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We worked with Ms. Amanda in the garden and can’t believe how much the vegetables, plants and flowers have grown since we planted them at the beginning of the year!

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We worked on learning our vowels, and the letter “B”.

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Ms. Victoria from Mark Spivak came to do a Tumbling class- it was an awesome obstacle course that we successfully completed!

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In Jewish Studies we learned about Israel.

 

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In class, it was Israel ALL WEEK LONG! We learned about Yom Ha’Atzmaut- Israel’s Independence Day! We learned Hebrew words and Hebrew songs.

We made Israeli flags.

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We made the Semel Hamedinah– the Emblem of Israel.IMG_5431 IMG_5432 IMG_5433 IMG_5434 IMG_5435 IMG_5436

We built the Kotel– Western Wall- out of blocks…

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… And wrote notes and prayers that we slid between the “stones”.IMG_5476 IMG_5477

We created a shuk– marketplace- where we sold fruits, vegetables and baked goods.IMG_5472

We did math with Israeli symbols…

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… And we wrote letters to Israeli soldiers that Ms. Suzie will hand deliver when she visits this summer!

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On Yom Ha’Atzmaut, we visited Israel! IMG_5513 IMG_5514

We went through security at “El-Al”…

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… We sat on our flight to Israel…

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… And our in-flight entertainment was Morah Rachel, Morah Miriam and Ms. Zina!IMG_5521

When we got there, we sang the Hatikvah…IMG_5523

… And then had a BIRTHDAY PARTY for Israel in our class.

Happy 68th Birthday Eretz Israel!!

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We have been learning new songs, new sight words, new concepts all while preparing to regale you at our Moving Up Ceremony on the last day of school.

Thank you so much for the beautiful flowers during Teacher Appreciation Week, we were truly touched!

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This was the best week ever… Until next week!!

Please mark your calendars-

WATER PLAY DAY- Thursday, May 19th. Please return permission slips as soon as possible. PLEASE SEND YOUR CHILD DRESSED IN THEIR BATHING SUIT, COVERED WITH SUNSCREEN AND WITH A TOWEL. We are the first class to go on Thursday and there will be no time to change into bathing suits that morning. Please send in a change of clothes in a ziploc bag marked with your child’s name.

Our MOVING UP CEREMONY will be on the last day of school, FRIDAY, JUNE 3RD AT 11:00 A.M.!

Have a Shabbat Shalom!

Ms. Suzie & Ms. Lindsey