Superior Head Start Happenings

facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailby feather

DSC01452.JPG

DSC01456.JPG

Superior – On the first day back to school, after a two week winter break, an eager group of children braved the windy weather to return to class.

The students reported having enjoyed their break, spending time with their families, as did the teaching staff. Everyone jumped right back into the swing of things, though, ready for the process of learning fun to begin, again.

For the first day back, the students listened to their favorite story from last year, ‘The Gingerbread Cowboy’.

There are several different versions of the story and the children have listened to many, maybe all, of them. Drawings of gingerbread and a group art project related to the story were created. During class, and at lunch time, the children regaled their fellow students and the staff of Superior Head Start with versions of the tale told in their own words.

On Jan. 28, the children will participate in a walking field trip to Save Money Market, where they will tour the store. In addition, they will purchase a vegetable, before returning to the classroom to prepare “Stone Soup” together.

“ Literacy and walking field trips are very important activities for the children. Research shows that children who participate in early childhood education program have less difficulty being successful during their school years. As the new year begins, we encourage everyone to read a story, sing a song or just speak and listen to what a child has to say. This is the nicest gift you can give and it doesn't cost anything!” says Teresita Martinez Olmos, one of the Superior Head Start staff.

DSC01448.JPG

DSC01447.JPG

admin (7655 Posts)


facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailby feather
facebooktwitterby feather

Comments are closed.

  • Stories Just Posted

    Fiesta Golf Tourney scheduled for May 9

    March 31st, 2015
    by

    By Yolanda Najera-Ewing Saint Francis of Assisi Fiesta Committee has scheduled the annual Fiesta Golf Tournament for Saturday, May 9, at the Queen Valley Golf Club in Queen Valley.
    The tournament is


    Superior Sports Update

    March 31st, 2015
    by

    Baseball – Senior ace Rickey Longoria won his fifth-straight game of the season in as many starts, pitching a second consecutive complete-game shutout in the Panthers’ 6 – 0 victory against


    Superior Head Start Happenings – A visit from La Serna

    March 31st, 2015
    by

    Superior – Curious students met curious animals, as La Serna visited with the children of Superior Head Start for Curious George Day.


    Pastor’s Corner: Being God’s Friend

    March 31st, 2015
    by

    We read in John 14:23, “If anyone loves Me, he will obey My commands/teaching.”  This is Jesus speaking clearly.  He spent about three years teaching and training the disciples to


  • Stories Just For You

    Ray Junior High Rocket Launch: a great learning experience!

    March 17th, 2015
    by

    Kearny – Last Thursday, March 12, some of the science students of Ray Junior High, gathered together for a rocket launch which the Copper Basin News attended.
    In preparation


    Six Bearcats to play in All-Star Senior Bowl

    March 17th, 2015
    by

    Copper Basin News Six Ray High School football players and head coach Willie Jordan were selected to play and coach in the Arizona Football Coaches Association All-Star Senior Bowl, which


    Rockets launching Wednesday, Thursday at Ray Jr. High

    March 10th, 2015
    by

    The Ray Junior High Science students invite the public to the Rocket Launch this week. Students have been studying many science topics that will terminate or are included in rocket building


    Kids save spare change to buy cookies for the troops

    March 3rd, 2015
    by

    Led by the first grades at First Avenue Elementary school, U.S. troops serving overseas will be receiving 84 boxes of Girl Scout Cookies thanks to the “spare change” donated by students,


  • Facebook

  • [Advertisement.]
  • Arizona Headlines & Current Weather