Join us on FACEBOOK each Wednesday morning at 10 AM for an active story reading with Ms. Jorey.
May 6: Celia Cruz-The Queen of Salsa
Book: My Name is Celia/Me Llamo Celia
Azúcar! Join Ms. Jorey and Mr. Chris for another bilingual reading as they explore the life of Celia Cruz, an Afro-Cuban singer who would become known as the Queen of Salsa. We’ll connect musical concepts from last week’s reading and take some time to appreciate teachers for Teacher Appreciation Week! If you missed today’s video, click here to view it.
May 13: Day and Night
Book: What the sun sees / What the moon sees
Join Ms. Jorey and explore the concepts of day and night as she reads What the Sun Sees/What the Moon Sees. We’ll answer questions like does the sun disappear when day turns to night, how do some animals see in the dark and what is the moon really made of? If you missed today’s video, click here to view it.
Ms. Jorey has also set up a fun activity you can try at home to make your own telescope. Click here for instructions.
May 20: Shapes
Book: Mouse Shapes
“What can you make with one oval, two circles and eight triangles?” Join Ms. Jorey to find out the answer as she reads about three clever mice with a knack for shapes in the book “Mouse Shapes” by Ellen Stoll Walsh. If you missed today’s video, click here to view it.
Ms. Jorey has put together a fun video that shows you how to make mouse shapes at home!
May 27: Colors
Book: Press Here
Join Ms. Jorey as she reads “Press Here” by Herve Tullet. With a little color and a lot of imagination, watch one yellow dot transform into a page of colors. If you missed today’s video, click here to view it.
Ms. Jorey has also created a video that shows you how to color mix at home!
June 3: All About Me
Book: I am Enough
Join Ms. Jorey as she reads “I Am Enough” by Grace Byers and explores what it means to love yourself, respect others and be kind to one another.
June 10: Mission to Space
Book: Mission to Space
Learn what it takes to train for space flight as Ms. Jorey reads about John Herrington, the first Native American astronaut to go to space, and his thirteen-day mission to the International Space Station.
June 17: Animals of the Arctic
Book: Sweetest Kulu
Join Ms. Jorey as she reads about “traditional Inuit values of love and respect for the land and its animal inhabitants” in the book “Sweetest Kulu” by Celina Kalluk.
June 24: Rhymes
Book: Duck in the Truck
“Duck’s truck is stuck in the muck. Who will help him out?” Find out the answer by joining Ms. Jorey as she reads “Duck in the Truck” by Jez Alborough
If you have missed any of Ms. Jorey’s videos, you can click on the links below to view them!