Monthly Archives: April 2016

Family Friday

Today wraps up the Week of the Young Child, and we celebrated in Family fashion! We invited our families to join us for recess and a picnic lunch. What lovely weather we had, too! We wish you all a safe, … Continue reading

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Artsy Thursday!

Today we celebrated art! Every center choice gave the children an opportunity to experience an art activity. We created lovely clay self-portraits, mixed-and-matched eyes, noses, and mouths to create faces, painted with watercolors in the sensory bin, painted self-portraits, and … Continue reading

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Work Together Wednesday

We take great pride in the beauty of our island, and we worked together to clean up the garbage that has piled up on the shoreline and the lawn. Our kiddos worked very hard, pointing out garbage and recycling to … Continue reading

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Tea Party Tuesday!

Today we had a fabulous tea party with our friends and wanted to share pictures with you! We had tea (cider), lemon mini-cupcakes with whipped cream, and some tasty tea snacks that were donated.  Some of us even dressed up … Continue reading

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The Most Anticipated Day of the Year!

SPARKS’ ARK DAY! We have been waiting and counting the days and eagerly anticipating the arrival of Mr. Josh Sparks to educate and entertain us with his beloved animals! We gathered in the library and sat most patiently and quietly as … Continue reading

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Watching Things Grow

We’ve had a wonderful time so far with our Growing unit. The children had the opportunity to plant sunflower, marigold, and carrot seeds. They diligently water and care for their plants every day, and are eagerly anticipating the arrival of … Continue reading

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Nature walk fun!

Today we took full advantage of the warm weather and we went on for a LONG nature walk around Mackworth Island. We explored the paths and saw budding plants. Spring is here, and we talked about the subtle but sure … Continue reading

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