With all this lingering snow and ice around, it’s hard to imagine that spring is right around the corner. (Wait! Not right around the corner – this week! Yesterday!!!!Officially, at least. My slip and fall on the ice in front of our house first thing yesterday was not my favorite way to celebrate, however. Yes,… Read more »
Monthly Archives: March 2013
Spanish Tip of the week: Estar afuera
Estar Afuera! (Being Outside!) Some days it feels like Spring– and some days it feels like the groundhog must have seen quite the shadow, because we are clearly in for several more weeks of winter. But no matter how it feels, the fact is that we’ve almost arrived. It’s almost that time of year when… Read more »
Spanish Tip of the Week: Open Ended Questions
This month at Pine Village, we will be learning all about famous artists and recreating our own versions of some of their famous masterpieces! You don’t have to speak a lot of Spanish to encourage your child to do so. Simply ask an open ended question and let them respond with as many words as… Read more »
Come Sing With Us!
UPDATE: Come join us on 4/6/13 at 10:00 a.m. at our South End school for Launch Party #2! This week PVP Education Director Jacie Feinberg unveils her first Spanish-language CD with songs written for the toddler/preschool set. There will actually be several launch parties, the first being tomorrow (Friday, 3/8) at PVP Newton (1326 Washington… Read more »
Is Your Child Ready for Kindergarten?
Although there is still snow (o.k., dirty piles of ice) everywhere on the ground, many of us are looking ahead to September. Happily, my two older kids are set in their same schools for next year — not always a given with Boston Public Schools! But, as I’ve mentioned here before, James will be moving… Read more »