Michael Merritt

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Sep 25

Technology

Our kinders are learning how to use computers in the class.  They have become very independent with using them everyday!

Sep 12

Our Sticky Potatoes!

We are growing sticky potatoes in kindergarten this year.  The leaves are bigger than us already!  WOW!!!

Jun 09

EPAC 2017

Columbia hosted EPAC (English Performing Arts For Children) 2017 on Saturday June 3rd.  Our kinder class performed an original remake of the famouse story “That’s Not A Good Idea” by Mo Willems. Columbia won the award for Most Creative performance.  GREAT WORK!

May 27

Literacy Fun!

K-1 students (ages 3-4) practicing their alphabet letters using colored counters.  This was also good practice for their fine motor skills.

May 12

River Field Trip

Today was kinders annual river field trip together with grades 1-6.  The students had a GREAT time playing in the river, building rock piles and having a picnic lunch together.

Apr 28

Spring

Spring is here! Our little bunnies celebrated Easter together with Maple preschool by coloring eggs and playing games.  

Apr 17

Swimming

Our kindergarten class had their first pool lesson for the new school year.  Everyone enjoyed the water very much and did very well.

Feb 25

Strawberry Picking

Our kinders enjoyed some fun picking strawberries on our annual field trip last Friday.  It waa GREAT day!  

Feb 10

Setsubun

GRRRRRRRR! “Oni wa soto!” (Out with the devil!) “Fuku wa uchi!” (In with the good luck!)

Jan 27

Spelling Bee

Today we had our annual spelling bee for primary and junior elementary students.  Two of our kinders joined in and they both did a wonderful job!