The girls look so forward to our special classes each and every week! This week's blog features some pictures and skills from each special class this week. The girls love their time with each teacher, and are learning so much we are amazed! The special class teachers include Tara Thomas, EC librarian, Hong Lin, Chinese, Kelly Parsons, movement, Senora Akers, Spanish, and Madison Murray, strings and music.
promotes curiosity about new learning
distinguishes between fiction and non-fiction
learning to share and take turns while choosing books
building interest and awareness in the Chinese culture
learning basic Chinese languge, such as "hello, goodbye and the colors"
learning Spanish numbers from 1 to 10
learning colors in Spanish
learning body parts, such as eyes, nose etc in Spanish
Music and Violin
learning rhythm and beats of music
differentiate strings on a violin
recognize the notes that correlate with a particular string
gross motor development
co-operating with a group