The yellow caterpillar

Currently, we are working on butterflies from an artistic point of view. Let's explore a little more through this beautiful song in Spanish ( cuncuna= gusano)

La letra en PDF

Democratic school




Sometimes, we probably underestimate young children’s ability to work for interests other than their own. Democratic participation, the way to build a better environment sharing and collaborating. If we want a better world everyone must do something, even a very little thing is important.


Elmer


Elmer the elephant is bright-colored patchwork all over. No wonder the other elephants laugh at him! If he were ordinary elephant color, the others might stop laughing. That would make Elmer feel better, wouldn't it? The surprising conclusion of David McKee's comical fable is a celebration of individuality and the power of laughter.
Elmer the elephant, a colorful character because of his patchwork hide and sense of humor tries to blend in with the herd, but soon realizes that he's happiest just being himself.





Spanish version



Birds




Birds are another kind of vertebrates. Birds share some characteristics:

- Birds have feathers covering their bodies.

- They have a beak and wings.

- They lay hard-shelled eggs.

- Most birds can fly, and some can swim or run.

- They have two legs.

- They are warm-blooded, like mammals.

- They have ear holes instead of ears.

Mammals




Mammals are one of kind of vertebrates. All mammals share some characteristics:

- Mammals have lungs and need air to breathe.

- Most mammals have fur or hair covering their body.

- Mammals are warm-blooded, their body temperature is the same whether it is cold or hot.

- Mammals give birth to live young.



- Mammal mothers nurse their young with milk.




International Day of Happiness

March 20 is the International Day of Happiness and this year's theme is Happier Together, focusing on what we have in common, rather than what divides us.



No + no - just =




CLICK, CLACK, MOO COWS THAT TYPE, by Doreen Cronin.  In the story, the animals are unhappy with their working conditions and they undertake a protest movement to communicate their concerns to the farmer.





And the Spanish version...



Seasons



We are learning how to differentiate between the seasons of the year and understand the specific characteristics of each one.





GAMES
 by  Branka Pastuovic 

MONTHS OF THE YEAR



THE FOUR SEASONS


 

What do you like?


To practise using I like or I don't like.




Food from plants or animals


Most of our food comes from plants and animals. Can you name food that come from plants and animals?





Let's play a game

http://www.foodafactoflife.org.uk/Activity.aspx?siteId=14&sectionId=63&contentId=173

The Befana


According to the Italian tradition, the Befana is an old woman who brings presents to every child during the night of January 5thThe arrival of la Befana is celebrated with traditional Italian foods such as panettone and marks the end of the long and festive holiday season in Italy.