Our Day & Calendar

Our Day

TimeActivityComments
9 – 9:15 amArrival
9:15 – 9:45 amCircle TimeWe sing songs, listen to music, recite poems and talk about letters, numbers, shapes, days of the week, months of the year, the weather, seasons, holidays, traditions, current events, and more!
9:45 – 10 amSnack
10 – 10:45 amOutside play and explorationWe play with and talk about our environment that surrounds us.
10:45 – 11:15 amReadingWe read books or listen to poems or music and discuss what we learned from the book, poems, music, and more!
11:15 – 12 noonActivity explorationStudents choose to work individually, in groups or a teacher guides a whole group activity related to our monthly unit of study.
12 – 12:30 pmLunch
12:30 – 12:45 pmMore activity explorationIncludes reflection about what we learned that day.
12:45 – 1 pmDismissal

Academic Year 2017 – 2018

DateActivity
September 5, 2017First day of school, staggered start dates
September 15 – October 15, 2017Hispanic Heritage Month
Wednesday, October 25, 2017, 5-7 pmFall Community Night Costume Party
Sunday, November 12, 2017, 1-4 pmAnnual ATX Think Bilingual Fair at the Asian American Resource Center (8401 Cameron Road, Austin, TX 78754)
November 21–23, 2017Thanksgiving holiday
hursday, December 14, noon-1 pmWinter Community Potluck Lunch
December 19, 2017 – January 3, 2018Winter break
January 4, 2018Classes resume
Wednesday, February 14, 2018, 12:15-1Children exchange friendship cards
March 13–15, 2018Spring break
April 30Children’s day
May 5Cinco de Mayo
May 31, 2018Last day of school

There will be two parent-teacher conferences scheduled during the year: one in November and one in April.

 

“Muchas gracias! Our daughter has LOVED so much going to Colores the past two years! Thank you for all your hard work and love you’ve put into her learning experience there!”

Camille