Kids Brains are Like Sponges….

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In one of my earlier posts, I ranted a little about Ella getting homework already in juniour kindergarten.  Now that I’m reflecting on the year as it draws to a close, I’m amazed.  We obviously moved this past year to get Ella into a better school district, but I had no idea how much she would benefit from it already in JK!

She has learned so much from the basics of learning to count, being able to do simple arithmetic, spell short 3-5 letter words (not all words spelled completely correct but I’m still impressed as there are lots that she can spell correctly!), read short books and sound out the words all by herself, create some great crafts and be exposed to some really great teaching methods!  Here are my top three favourite things her teacher incorporated in their learning this year:

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