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Wednesday, September 21, 2011

This blog recounts the learning adventure of a kindergarten teacher and designated early childhood educator, who have become intrigued by the early childhood educational approach known as Reggio Emilia.  Although we can never replicate what they have accomplished in Reggio Emilia Italy, we have come a long way in our environmental transition!  Take a look at what our classroom looked like before, and how it compares to our day to day changes.  Maybe we will intrigue you!!
Then and Now: Bin Toys Changed to Writing Materials


Then and Now: Dramatic Play (Drama Theatre)


Then and Now: Learning Area and Smart Board


Then and Now: Creative Learning Area


Then and Now: Dramatic Play (House Centre)


Then and Now: Reading Corner

Saturday, September 10, 2011

Then and Now: Reading Corner


Then and Now: Work Stations Changed to Science Learning Area


Then and Now: Math Learning Area




Then and Now: Our Classroom Cubby Area

Sunday, September 4, 2011

Then and Now: Our Classroom Cubby Area




Here is a first glance of our environmental changes!

The cubby area now showcases the students' creations and art materials.  The white frames will be filled with each student's self-portrait that they will complete in pastel.