Music, music, music…

Monday mornings are a great way to begin the week.  Miss Maggie makes music so much fun!

Kandinsky and Wescoat

There is new artwork now on display near the Early Childhood classroom that will surely brighten your day.   These projects were inspired by Wassily Kandinsky and Natasha Wescoat.  In …

Inventor Project

In English Language Arts class, our 4th grade students have been studying an inventor of their choice.  This week, students presented their inventor to the 2nd and 3rd grade students. …

Kitchen play

Rather than purchasing play items for the ‘kitchen’ in the Early Childhood classroom, students made their own!   Students followed a recipe to make salt dough and then after that …

How high can you go?

Early Childhood students have been enjoying using building blocks in class for various challenges throughout the year.  This week, students worked in partnerships to build a tower that was taller …

Cards anyone?

Students in the Kindergarten classroom have been having a great time playing card games with their classmates. Studies show that card games greatly deepen mathematical learning and skills. There are …

Maine Mariners Game

Congratulations to Shaina’s Strings and our EFDM violinists for kicking off the Maine Mariners hockey game last Saturday night with a beautiful performance of  ‘God Bless America’.  After that, two …

Radio station visit

This week, our upper grade classroom visited 5 different radio stations at One City Center in Portland where the met various DJ’s, visited production rooms, interviewed radio hosts, and even …

Recess Please!

The snow is endless fun…  Always a treat to be the first class to make their mark on the playground after a storm!