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Do Robots Have Noses ?

Published on October 16, 2017 under Art
Our day started off a little chilly so we were inside most of the morning.  Thankfully, we had a daddy here to help us and play.  His help at the art center produced some pretty…
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Pumpkin Provocations

Published on October 3, 2017 under Art
We've talked about provocation's in our setting  and how we use them to entice children to think deeper or work on a specific skill.  Today's provocation was pumpkin painting . The children were never told…
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Leaf Hunt

Published on October 2, 2017 under fall
Today we went on a walk in our neighborhood.  This was our first walk as a preschool family.   We talked about what keeps us safe when we are walking .  We saw many things…
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Mayflower ? Sunflower?

Published on December 1, 2016 under fall
Today I asked did they remember what the name of the boat the pilgrims rode to America was called . The sunflower ? The flower ? Close . It starts with ( Mmm)  . The…
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Math and Candy Corn

Published on October 20, 2016 under fall
  Today we used candy corn to practice a few math skills.  First we counted the candy corn . Then we added three pumpkins and talked about patterns .  Almost every child was able to…
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Leaf Hunt

Published on October 19, 2016 under fall
We're going on a leaf hunt a leaf hunt We're going on a leaf hunt A leaf hunt. Look ! Its a mountain . We can't go through it. We can't go around it. We…
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Yellow and Red Make….

Published on October 7, 2016 under fall
Though we only had yellow and red available in the paint area today and many children painted they still did not stumble across the color mixing magic that I hoped would happen.  This morning I…
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The Magic Pocket

Published on November 6, 2013 under clothing
Today was another really LOUD day.  Winter days are more difficult on everyone.  There isnt as much moving and grooving and all that pent up energy shows up in louder voices and faster feet in…
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Why Environmental Print ?

Published on October 11, 2012 under fall
  We tried a different food today in an attempt to be more healthy.  Alas, the Edamame dip did not go over well today. I think a couple of the kids tried it.  Tomorrow we…
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