We can look at books as WINDOWS and MIRRORS (and even more)… meaning when you look through a window, you are looking at something that you are NOT experiencing, something from someone else’s life or about a place you have never been to. But when you look at a mirror, you are looking at something… Read More A WINDOW looking forward to New Experiences and New Books in the New Year!!
This time of year is always so beautiful with the lights of the holiday season, and the gentle snow falling from the sky, and the beauty of the Rockefeller Center Tree in New York City! No matter what holiday you celebrate, it is always beautiful to see! The tradition of the Rockefeller Tree began about… Read More There are SNOW Stories Like These!
What do YOU want to create, make, build, design, or invent?!?! This week is the time for you to record your creation on Ms. Nerkizian’s Flipgrid for WOS’ Virtual Maker Faire! There are a few books and also some videos of possible jobs that involve the STEAM way of thinking! STEAM stands for S =… Read More What do YOU want to create, make, build, design, or invent?!?! Creation Station = Maker Faire is THIS WEEK!
What a week of showing gratitude towards nature and all it has to offer! Earth Week! Earth Day! And today is National Arbor Day! An arbor is a garden structure on which plants and vines can grow. … In other words, the word arbor means “tree”. For National Arbor Day, Carly’s Kids Corner has so many great… Read More What a TREE-Mendous Week! Happy National Arbor Day!
Happy Earth Day!! Tell me one way that you did / can / will celebrate EARTH DAY!! Did you know . . . It is the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day! The reason for Earth Day to have been started 50 years ago was because of the pollution there was in the air, something called… Read More Happy Earth Day!! It’s the 50th Anniversary
This week is Earth Week! All throughout this week, we can do fun projects to celebrate the Earth! Read alouds to learn about the Earth, to learn how to make your footprint smaller, to make a craft out of recycled materials, to go for a Nature Walk, to make a Kindness Rock. So much fun… Read More Earth Week! Earth Day Every Day!
April 3rd is National Find a Rainbow Day! “There are people that see rainbows as an artistic masterpiece in the sky, to others it is a sign of hope and to many a sign of promise. It can be all three; beauty, hope and promise.” (Jill Magnus) Take a photo of a rainbow, draw a… Read More National Find a Rainbow Day! Rainbow Week Fun!
#WOScan and will work together to recycle in the best way and most importantly understand the ways and the reasons why we all recycle, how we recycle, and the ways Rockland County recycles! So proud to be a part of such a collaboration across schools – we will even appoint TWO Recycling Rockstars from each… Read More #WOScan be a Green School!