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MSO May 2017 Newsletter

Posted by on May 9, 2017 in Newsletter | 0 comments

MSO May 2017 Newsletter

There’s more to see than can ever be seen, more to do than can ever be done. There’s far too much to take in here, more to find than can ever be found. ~Lion King Spring is always a happy , busy time here at MSO! We are having a won- derful time during our Teacher Ap- preciation Celebration! Thank you to all the parents who contributed in so many different ways! We can al- ways count on your love and support! The children have started rehearsal for the spring concert. This year we will present The Lion King! Mark your calendar for June 14th so you don’t miss this performance at The...

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MSO April 2017 Newsletter

Posted by on Apr 3, 2017 in Newsletter | 0 comments

MSO April 2017 Newsletter

The Wind told the grasses, and the grasses told the trees. The trees told the bushes, and the bushes told the bees. The bees told the robin and the robin sang out clear: Wake Up! Wake Up!  Spring is here! We have so many wonderful spring activities planned!  Children’s Night is April  5th. Come visit your child’s classroom and let them give you a grand tour. They are very excited to show you the work that they do in class! April 6th and 7th the students from our Upper Elementary are going on a field trip to Sacramento, CA !  They are so excited to experience hands-on history...

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MSO March 2017 Newsletter

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MSO March 2017 Newsletter

This time of year we look forward to baby animals, new plant life and warmer weather! We had unusu- ally wet weather this year so soon a lot of greenery and flowers will pop up all around us! We will celebrate the spring by planting in the garden and raising butterflies! Our first attempt to plant the garden was thwarted by hungry rabbits! Each of the pre-school classes and the Pre-Elementary classes planted young vegetables only to have the leaves eaten off by the rabbits that live next door in our park. We are working on a solution to that problem. We are determined to get some veggies...

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MSO February 2017 Newsletter

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MSO February 2017 Newsletter

A Word from the Office…. “All You Need is Love” Do, Do, Do, Do, Do ~The Beatles It is so wonderful that we have a whole month to remind us about love. Love in words is Truth, Love in action is Right Action , Peace, and Non-Violence!~    We strive to work together with you to create an understanding in our children that the world can work this way if we are mindful of it! Report cards were delivered at the end of January so we are ready for a new semester of learning and growing!  Please be sure to ask  your child’s teacher if you have any questions about your child’s report...

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Rocking and Rolling: Learning to Move

Posted by on Jan 25, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Rocking and Rolling: Learning to Move

YOUNG CHILDREN  |  VOL. 71 NO. 5     Sandra Petersen and Emily J. Adams, with Linda Gillespie Reaching for a toy, 3-month-old Lucia surprises herself by rolling over. An hour later, she is still practicing. Sitting securely at 9 months, DeShawn is using both hands together to hold, bang, and toss small toys. He shifts his weight and maintains his balance as he reaches for the squeaky dog in front of him. Wyatt takes two steps, falls, gets up, takes two steps, falls, and gets up over and over, undaunted and determined to walk at 11 months. Traditionally, we have thought of motor...

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