French School of Raleigh Blog

Le blog de l'école française à Raleigh, NC

La semaine du 05 Mars à l’école…

2’s This week the weather was our main topic of discussion : how is the sky, do we see the sun, is there wind? So we improve our forecast vocabulary. “Ensoleillé, nuageux, venté …” In mathematics, we continued our learning: learn to count 1 and 2, stick a thumb up where there is only one musical instrument and...

La semaine du 26 février…

2’s We have been practicing drawing vertical lines, connecting each character to his balloon and changing color for each stroke and balloon. To improve our manual skills we tried to catch pearls with pair of pliers or ice/sugar tongs. We worked on the world around us trying to distinguish what makes noise from what does...

La semaine du 19 fevrier à L’école…

2’s This week, we were great painters. We tried again and again, we mixed colors blue and yellow to obtain green, but sometimes it was just blue and yellow. Then we took the black pencil and drew some lines. And with the brush we put some red spots. We played “go fishing” the goal is...

La semaine du 12 février à L’école…

2’s Valentine’s Day was the day for pjs party and  gaufres. We worked on size recognition : color the biggest fish. We had to find which objects were hot which were cold after worked and saw real objects.   3’s What mommy got ? Beautiful hearts pour la Saint-Valentin. The kids had lots of fun hunting...

La semaine du 05 fevrier à l’école…

2’s Our group has grown, we have three new friends : Frieda, John and Tomas. This week, we prepared Valentine’s Day in art and craft. Then we played with the play dough to make balls and stripes. 3’s Songs we are learning Rain outside? No problem. We’ll do the bear walk in the hallway. Happy children!...

La semaine du 29 janvier à l’école…

2’s What a busy week! Monday morning, what a surprise in our class: we have an aquarium with 6 fishes. We feed them every morning. We improved our fine motor skills and wrote the first letter of our first name and we have reconstructed it through visual discrimination. Then we drew our face. But we also...

La semaine du 22 janvier 2018 à l’école…

2’s This week, we continued to work on the same subject : “la galette des rois”. This theme brings us many works opportunities. We made our “bonhomme” of January  with his crown (he is the king). Following alignments in order on starting point, end point and course direction (exploring the world, locating in time and...

La semaine du 8 janvier 2018 à l’école…

2’s January is the month of the Galette des rois in France For children it’s an opportunity to work on shapes : rond, square, triangle, and sizes We made our “galette” in art and kraft workshop : painting inside the circle, sticking band of paper  for streaks we worked on sizes, the goal was to...

La semaine du 4 décembre à l’école…

2’s Christmas is almost there This week, we read a story about a little Christmas tree ? and friendship: Le Noël de petit sapin. In graphics, we worked on the line to draw our Christmas tree. It was difficult but we tried hard. In mathematics, we refined our visual perception by finding the same character....

La semaine du 27 Novembre à l’école…

2’s December begins and Christmas ? is pointing his nose. This week our book is :”Le premier Noël de Spot”. Children like this story because the little dog is so eager to have his presents ?. We are scientists this week. We worked on comparisons : find the biggest elephant ? or classify the bird...

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