Archives for Learn at Home

Lower El Art with Jill

Hello Families of My Wonderful Chestnut, Olive, Walnut and Pine Students!      Week of June 1–5: End of the Year Reflection  I hope you are all doing well! It is amazing that we are already at the end of our school year. Because this is the last lesson of the year, I am
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Upper El Art with Jill

Hello Families of My Wonderful Willow and Redwood Students!    Week of June 1–5: End of the Year Reflection  I hope you are all doing well! It is amazing that we are already at the end of our school year. Because this is the last lesson of the year, I am going
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Middle School Art with Jill

Hello Families of My Wonderful Middle School Students! During this time away from our usual days at VMS, I want you, the parents and students, to know that I am here to help in whatever way I can. When your children are in our weekly Specialist sessions in the Art
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Music with Jack

  Welcome to our Virtual Music School! Early Childhood Welcome to Music (:55) https://youtu.be/BSBBI33uDq4 Take A Deep Breath/Peace, Love and Thank You (1:07) https://youtu.be/sKZnwHIWJtM Good Morning, How Are You? (:49) https://youtu.be/B1y4syBUg84 Colors (3:55) https://youtu.be/C9PMA5z5uPE Come On Everybody, Clap Your Hands (1:38) https://youtu.be/pTP7Qzv1HjY Form, Form, Form Form Banana (2:07) https://youtu.be/_FvXORbWA5E Hokey
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PE with Rosi

Hello Parents! I hope this email reaches you in good health and high spirits. I also hope you are enjoying the extra time with family and that our collective contributions as a staff will help you to structure this time and keep some normalcy for the kiddos! For PE I
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Lower Elementary Spanish

  Hello Lower Elementary Parents, Distance learning is a wonderful option at times like these and there are some great online programs that can allow the students to continue to practice their Spanish learning at home.  Using a digital application allows your child to hear and practice the language, similar
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Upper Elementary Spanish

Hi Everyone! I miss all of you so much.  I hope you are continuing to stay safe and healthy.  For all of us, this is a learning adjustment and I hope by now you have had a chance to get into a routine.  With that said, I will be adding
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UE-MS Tech with Sandra: Photography

Long Exposure Photography or Light Painting   So what is light painting? It’s a photographic technique in which you take a very long exposure photo with a moving light source to create a cool laser effect. It’s fun, it’s creative, and it’s actually pretty easy to do! What you need:
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FREE Audible Books

For as long as schools are closed, Audible is open. Kids everywhere can instantly stream an incredible collection of stories, including titles across six different languages, that will help them continue dreaming, learning, and just being kids. All stories are free to stream on your desktop, laptop, phone or tablet.
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Parent Reading and Resources

Following is a list of reading, resources and links to help manage and supplement your child’s remote learning experience. Check back regularly as more information is added as we find it! Early Childhood: Growing Book by Book: A Guide to Nurturing Young Readers Working at Home with Kids: A Montessori Schedule
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