WE HAD A GREAT TIME EATING COCOA AND HOT CHOCOLATE AND WATCHING "THE SNOWMAN"
the three day week before vacation, we will be working on some Special
Projects. Some of these projects are surprises for families, but we
could use some help with some of the others.
On Tuesday afternoon, we will be making Papel Picado, special
cut paper crafts that are made in Mexico. We could use some adult help
dispensing tape and helping kids tape their tissue paper to
On Wednesday afternoon, I’d like to have a snack of cocoa and ice cream before we go to Physical Education.
This may sound strange, but I have just finished reading the book, Cocoa Ice to the class. Ask your child what it is about.
of these projects relate to our Social Studies Children Like Me unit in
which we study what life is like for children all over the world. We
have been reading about Mexico lately (chocolate and vanilla both come
If anyone is able to donate any of the following ingredients, that would be great:
one gallon whole milk
2 half gallons vanilla ice cream
crushed or sliced strawberries (frozen or fresh)
We could also use an electric hot plate to heat the milk for the cocoa.