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How To Be A Kindergartener

Friday, December 2, 2022

How To Be A Kindergartener

How-To BooksWe spent a lot of time this week working on building our How-To books, as Kindergarteners explained all of the things that they feel they’ve mastered. Students walked us step-by-step through how to do […]
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Thankful Little Turkeys!

Friday, November 18, 2022

Thankful Little Turkeys!

GratitudeEvery November, Cooper School students and staff begin their discussion of Gratitude.  This unit culminates with the final copy of Gratitude Books prepared with love for families and friends.  These books are a labor of […]
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Kindergarten Kindness

Monday, November 14, 2022

Kindergarten Kindness

Buzz About BuildingsKindergarteners were so excited to kick off their study of Buildings this week. Our classroom was abuzz with students so excited to share what they knew as we started the week by talking […]
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Proud of our Little Pumpkins

Friday, November 4, 2022

Proud of our Little Pumpkins

Pumpkin PresentationOur classroom was filled with excitement and pride as Kindergarten wrapped up their fun-filled pumpkin unit. Students invited family and friends to our backyard to check out our pumpkin predictions, pumpkin artwork, pumpkin fact […]
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What a Week!

Friday, October 28, 2022

What a Week!

Writing to Show & Tell!This week, young writers were thrilled to build upon their knowledge of show and tell writing by turning our classroom into a book factory! Students spent time writing show and tell […]
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A Week of Wonder

Friday, October 21, 2022

A Week of Wonder

Morning MeetingDaily Morning Meetings bring our Kindergarten class so much joy! This special part of our day helps to build community and a sense of belonging in our classroom. Each day we begin by greeting […]
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Cozy in Our Chrysalis

Friday, October 14, 2022

Cozy in Our Chrysalis

Wrapped Up in a ChrysalisThis week, Kindergarteners were excited to return to our classroom to our caterpillar friends wrapped up tightly in their chrysalises. Students were delighted to greet them after the weekend and make […]
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Pumpkin Happenings!

Friday, October 7, 2022

Pumpkin Happenings!

Pumpkin PatchWe started our week in the most exciting way: our very first field trip! Students loaded up on The Cooper School buses and headed to the Boone Hall Pumpkin Patch. This was a very […]
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We Are Writers!

Friday, September 30, 2022

We Are Writers!

Busy Writers Plan Across PagesKindergarten writers are off and running! This week our youngest writers discovered that when writing teaching books, sometimes everything they want to say won’t quite fit onto one page. Students learned […]
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Celebrating Fall!

Friday, September 23, 2022

Celebrating Fall!

Monarch ButterfliesKindergarteners were excited to kick off our new Science unit, a study of Monarch Butterflies. This week, students learned all about the annual monarch migration. Our class was astounded to find out that Monarchs […]
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Kindergarten: Marsha McCoy