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Not Just Building Blocks

The children in Mrs. Fogg’s and Mrs. Kuhla’s three-day class have found out it’s more fun to play with friends than on their own. “Spring has sprung not only flowers, but a new community in our room,” Fogg said. “Much of the play this ye[…]
Posted May 02, 2016

Butterfly Observations

The children in Mrs. Jones’ 3/4-day class have been exploring the life cycle of butterflies by keeping a habitat in the classroom and observing caterpillars create their chrysalises and eventually emerge as butterflies. “The children have learne[…]
Posted April 28, 2016

Heading to the Farmer’s Market

The children in Mrs. Hendrix's Pre-K class have been busy this spring creating a Farmer's Market in their classroom. The children planted their very own "farms," growing lettuce, spinach and beans, and learned all about plant life as they grew and c[…]
Posted April 23, 2016

Canvas Painting

Since October the two-year-olds in Mrs. Britt’s class have been working on a canvas project. They have explored various art materials while working together, building language skills and motor skills. "The children have made wonderful observatio[…]
Posted April 11, 2016

Welcoming Our New Chaplain

Amelia McDaniel is the new director of children's ministries for St. Mary's Episcopal Church and the newly appointed chaplain for the preschool. Amelia has 20 years of experience in serving both churches and schools of the Episcopal tradition. She be[…]
Posted March 15, 2016

5-4-3-2-1 Blast Off!

The students in Mrs. Anders’ Pre-K class have blasted off into space and discovered lots of new information about the sun, the moon and the planets. “We created ‘satellites’ for photographing the planets and ‘jet packs’ for moon walks,[…]
Posted March 14, 2016

Indoor Fun

Rain, snow, freezing temperatures – nothing can dampen the spirits of the three/four-year-olds in Mrs. Jones' class! “There are so many opportunities for gross motor development at St. Mary’s that children are still able to get their energy ou[…]
Posted March 03, 2016

“Hundreds” of Fun

Children in the Pre-K and Junior Kindergarten classes have been getting ready for a big celebration – their 100th day of preschool this school year! Working up to the day with math tub exploration and counting games, the children kicked off festiv[…]
Posted March 01, 2016

Self-Serve Paint

In the three-year-olds class, Mrs. Fogg and Mrs. Kuhla have introduced “Self-Serve Paint,” offering different colored paint in pump soap dispensers. “This is a fun way to enable the children to be more independent,” Kuhla said. “We have fo[…]
Posted February 12, 2016

St. Mary’s “Hospital”

Over the Christmas holiday break, Mrs. Hendrix’s Pre-K classroom was transformed into “St. Mary’s Hospital.” Complete with “hospital beds,” x-rays and doctor kits, the hospital also includes everything a busy medical office has – comput[…]
Posted January 09, 2016