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Spring Carnival Sunday, April 28

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Posted April 23, 2019

New Life of Spring Brings Opportunities to Wonder

From JK Teacher Mrs. Dixon ~ In our child-centered curriculum, we love to provide provocations for children to investigate and wonder about. What better way to welcome the new life of spring than these perfect specimens? What do you think is insid[…]
Posted April 18, 2019

Someone Call a Doctor!

From 3/4-Year-Olds Teacher, Mrs. Jones ~ "The 4-Day Class has been enjoying a doctor’s office dramatic play experience. Students have been exploring community helpers such as pharmacists, doctors, and x-ray technicians as they act out each profe[…]
Posted March 31, 2019

What Can PreK Do With “10 Black Dots?”

From PreK Teacher, Mrs. Anders ~ The PreK class has been enjoying reading the book, 10 Black Dots by Donald Crews.  In it, the author asks, "What can you do with ten black dots?" He then uses large black circles, embedded in the illustrations, […]
Posted March 21, 2019

Scribbles and Lines: The Precursors to Letters and Words

From Mrs. Jones, 4-day teacher ~ "Preschoolers love exploring different writing materials. What begins as scribbles and lines are soon the precursor to letters and then words. We provide an alphabet for students to reference in the classroom, and […]
Posted March 13, 2019

Winter Weather Doesn’t Stop the 3s!

From our 3’s class, courtesy of lead teacher, Mrs. Flint: Even in the cold, wintry weather, the 3-day 3's discover ways to get moving inside! Gross motor activities in preschoolers is so important in developing core muscle groups increasing stre[…]
Posted February 20, 2019

Pre-K Artists in Residence

From Pre-K Teacher Mrs. Anders ~ While the ART center is always a very busy and important area of any preschool classroom, the Pre-K children have taken their love of art to a new level.  It is widely known that when children partake in art activ[…]
Posted February 07, 2019

Winter, Winter Everywhere!

From our 3's class, courtesy of lead teacher, Mrs. Flint: We are embracing the cold weather season in our 3-day 3's class. We have added "snow and ice" to our sensory table with a variety of tongs and trays for sorting. We have also added some […]
Posted January 31, 2019

Open, Messy Play in the Twos

From our two-year-olds teacher, Mrs. Walunas: At two and three years old, children are craving sensory experiences and gross motor movements. We provide these opportunities in our two-day class through open-ended, messy play. On this particular[…]
Posted January 31, 2019

PreK Creates with “Loose Parts”

This year, the PreK is spending much of its time exploring, investigating and creating with “Loose Parts.” Loose Parts are materials that can be moved, carried, combined, redesigned, lined up and taken apart and put back together in multiple ways[…]
Posted September 23, 2018
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