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Graduation 2015

No, not for me… We had a ceremony for the preschoolers who are going to primary next year. I’ve been their teacher since the beginning of 2014. 550 more words

[inspired By Children]

In Thanks: Books That Built a Writing Teacher

A tweet from my friend Heidi on Saturday made me stop and think.  She asked, “What books and reading experiences would form your reading autobiography?” inspired by an idea shared by… 2,317 more words

Writing Workshop

Toddlers say Thank You...

Another great week in the toddler class, all of our little friends have been practicing our letters and being thankful. We practiced saying thank you. We all have been trying extra hard to help friends out and in response we say “thank you”. 424 more words

Basking Ridge

Baby Dedication: November 22, 2015

This past Sunday…. 7 precious families dedicated their children to the Lord!

Stephen and  Brittnee,  Adrian Gray  Baker

Jayden and Stefani, Enver Joshua Froese

Allan and Loreen, Kinsley Belle Gray  and Olivia Jaimes Gray… 34 more words

Early Childhood

Mobile Technologies in the Classroom

Our world has changed from the time I was in school, which was about 1993 until now. The teaching methods have been transformed, while others have phased in and out. 596 more words

Congrats and thanks to Efrain Ponce, American Graduate Champion

This Thanksgiving week, First 8 Studios reflects with gratitude on the inspiring teachers who have collaborated with us.

One particular “Thank you!” goes to Efrain Ponce, for being a great role model to young children and their teachers, and for being a dedicated partner to First 8 Studios! 26 more words

Early Education

Content or Thinking? The Shifting African Map Conundrum

Let’s take a picture walk through African history…

German Southwest Africa, Belgian Kongo, or Rhodesia ring a bell?

Sixty years later these country names are looking a little more familiar perhaps. 395 more words

Critical Thinking