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Let’s Plant a Seed: The Vegetable Garden

These last year of pre-K kids have been learning about the vegetable garden and the life cycle of the seed for some months in their first language and then we thought:  “Why don’t we do something special and meaningful in English?” That is how this workshop  was born. *DURATION: 2 hours *MATERIAL NEEDED: colored and…… Continue reading Let’s Plant a Seed: The Vegetable Garden

art&crafts · body · games · PROJECTS · RUMBO IN ATLANTA · STORYBOOKS · TPR

Día 3. Buscar

English version here Esta sesión pertenece a la Unidad Didáctica Rumbo en Atlanta.    Llevo viendo a mucha gente que no sonríe a lo largo del día. Les pregunto: “no tienen un motivo para sonreír”. Parecen estar buscando algo. ¿Tal vez el motivo? Tal vez esté más cerca de lo que pensamos… y así lo…… Continue reading Día 3. Buscar

games · RUMBO IN ATLANTA · STORYBOOKS · TPR

I spy with my little eye…

I find really interesting this game to play while learning a second language. The benefits are multiple!! It’s progressive, really flexible to be adapted according to the level of understanding and language of the kids. We learn new vocabulary and chunks. It’s short and fix in any moment of the class. It helps them to rest…… Continue reading I spy with my little eye…

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Lesson 3. Buscar

Versión en español aquí. This session belongs to the Lesson Plan Rumbo in Atlanta.  I’ve seen a lot of people that don’t smile during the day. I ask them. “There is no reason to smile” they answered. They seem to be looking for something. The reason? Maybe it’s closer that we thought… and that’s what we are…… Continue reading Lesson 3. Buscar

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Toddlers Sensory Bags

My little 6-month nephew is super curious and extremely investigative, as excactly all the toddlers are! My sister in law and me were thinking of doing some homemade sensory bags to promote his gross motor skills, help him crawling, touching, exploring his first steps and his finger, hand-movements. I made this fabulous sensory bags last…… Continue reading Toddlers Sensory Bags

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Dinosaurs. Discovering hidden skeletons (even in the dark!)

Versión en español aquí This session belongs to Lesson 2. Leotolda Are you a real explorer with archeologist skills? Then you will have to demonstrate it through the terrific activities that we have for you today. Ready? These skeletons are really hidden under the soil but, that’s not all! This backbone… where should it go?…… Continue reading Dinosaurs. Discovering hidden skeletons (even in the dark!)