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Hamsterdam- December 2017

Well,   December was quite the whirlwind in Hamsterdam! Most of our learning time was spent reviewing and preparing for Portfolio Day and VIP Day. The rest of the short month flew by, thanks to guest speakers and special Hanukkah activities. In Math, we finished Unit 3, which was all about Number Stories. This imaginative group of Hamsters sure loves making up their own stories for math! We...

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January 1st grade blog post

Shalom! It is great to be back in full swing after a long, refreshing winter break! After ending the semester with an incredibly rich unit on the history, customs, and message of Chanukkah, we began the second half of the year with great excitement, preparing for our Siddur ceremony next month. Over the past year and a half, your child has been learning about the technical aspects as well as the...

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November Post, 1st Grade Hamsterdam

Hi all! November was quite a full month in Hamsterdam! We went to the Sustainable Food Center, had a whole week off for Thanksgiving, and then lost half the class to the flu, viral infections, etc.! As such, we did have to postpone the Family Festival, but it is back on for January! Here’s a snapshot of what we learned about in November…. In Science, we continued learning about matter...

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