Author Archives: clarkj
For the past month, the preschoolers have been reading books written by author, Jan Brett. First, we read “The Mitten” which was about a young boy who loses his white mitten in the snow. Through the story, various woodland animals … Continue reading
PRESCHOOL 2013-14 We had an awesome year in preschool. Here is a sample of some of our “Communication Pages” we sent home throughout the year. These “pages” chronicle the units we learned about this year. Communication pages are sent home … Continue reading
We had a wonderful year at the Mackworth Island Preschool! We hope you enjoy some of these precious photos of our children and staff in action! We miss the kiddos already, but we are very excited for Extended School Year … Continue reading
PRESCHOOL SUMMER PROGRAM 2013 Welcome to the Mackworth Island Preschool Summer Program! We will be doing a lot of fun activities during this five week session. Each week we will spend time in and out of the classroom exploring the … Continue reading
We had a fabulous time at the Preschool Potluck and Graduation! We had so many families join us to celebrate – over 125 people in attendance. The children were thrilled to get their certificates and diplomas. We even enjoyed a … Continue reading
6/14/13 Dear Preschool Friends and Families, Happy Last Day of School! It’s been a phenomenal year here at the Mackworth Island Preschool! We have enjoyed exploring the island this year, discovering and meeting new friends and teachers, and learning through … Continue reading
The Carrot Seed By: Ruth Krauss
PRESCHOOL NEWS 4/26/13 We enjoyed our topic, The Carrot Seed and the related activities in our developmental centers. In our morning meetings, we reviewed the parts of carrots, our vocabulary and spring songs on the smartboard. We worked hard on … Continue reading
This week (4/22-4/26) we studied “The Carrot Seed” by Ruth Krauss. In our math center, we measured small, medium, and large carrots with unifix cubes!
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