Filed under Preschool

ICE RAINBOW

  It was fun to touch and stir cold and slippery ice with a science and art activity! Then using large blocks as measuring cups, kids poured small amount of tempera into their cup of ice. They loved watching the paint flow between the ice cubes and exploring colors blending to form new colors! By … Continue reading

SCRAFS AND MITTENS: READY FOR THE COLD DAYS!

Children learned new vocabulary related to cold weather clothing, through cool activities like passing a wool thread in and out holes around the edge of a mitten, coming up with a motif for their own paper scarf and matching identical gloves in the identical on a sticky board!

Watermelon suncatcher

When coming to drop or pick up your child have a look at the growing “fruit and vegetable garden” by the green wall! Children were very busy in creating grapes out of crepe paper, apples from origami, vegetable printing and plating their carrots!  Also they had fun in making a “watermelon suncatcher” by squeezing gel, … Continue reading

HANDS ON VEGETABLES!

HANDS ON VEGETABLES!

Surprise and joy appeared on children’s face when they used chopped vegetables as stamps. This hands-on activity fulfilled different learning goals such as: – learning vegetables names (literacy and communication) – finding out the correlation between chopped vegetables and print shapes (creative thinking) – discovering of new colors by mixing (art and science).  

A WONDERFUL MUDDY PIG

A WONDERFUL MUDDY PIG

Younger children dipped pig toys in “the mud” (non-toxic and washable brown paint) and pig stomps on a pink sheet while the older children have rolled a marble in “the mud” making beautiful brown streaks.    

Move and Learn!!!

Move and Learn!!!

  This time in PE class, the little ones learned what is “zigzag” as they move their body. Of course, at first they didn’t know the term so Teacher Eddi, show it to them how to move around the cushions and cones in “zigzag” way. They said “in, out, in, out” until they’ve reached the … Continue reading

International Children’s Day @ Spain Embassy

International Children’s Day @ Spain Embassy

June 1st, the Somos International School held the International Children’s Day with collaboration of Spain Embassy. The Counselor of Spain Embassy Mr. Alonso with his family and Chef Etienne Sanntog of the said Spain embassy and Chef Denis Chojnacki of Belgium Embassy. The media class students were given the opportunity to apply what they have … Continue reading

May Birthday Party @ SomoS

May Birthday Party @ SomoS

WE just had our monthly birthday party. Our celebrant is one preschooler and one admin staff ^^ We open the party with panel theater as the “mother” call everyone for the birthday party!                                   Then we call on our … Continue reading