Category Archives: Preschool 2

This Week’s Discoveries Nov 22-26, 2021

This week the children enjoyed using foamies to create some lovely winter scenes. We are practicing "first you glue and then you stick". They're ability to create intentional and recognizable pictures continues to develop week by week. Some peers are drawing detailed picture's while others enjoy more abstract creations. They are getting quite good at…
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This Week’s Discoveries!! Nov 15-19, 2021

This week outdoors, the children continue to practice team work, turn taking , balancing and other gross motor skills with the obstacle course.   We continue to challenge ourselves with the rope swing or jumping off the gazebo. They have enjoyed taking care of babies outside. What kind and caring preschoolers! Peer connections are happening…
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New Week New Discoveries Nov. 8-12, 2021

This week the children were imitating adults outside by using power tools to fix bikes and caring for their babies We continue to challenge ourselves on the rope swing and by building obstacle courses. Balancing and jumping are just some of the skills being practiced. The children are participating in so many group games these…
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Discoveries!!! Nov 1-5, 2021

Indoors we are supporting the children's sensorial experiences by offering water and sand exploration. This week they chose to add funnels and seemed to be intrigued by the stream of sand produced, while others just used their hands to feel the sand slipping their fingers. Peers continue to guess what colors will be creating by…
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New Week, New Discoveries Oct 25-29, 2021

The children have build things in a variety of different ways  this week. The materials available to express themselves is a very important factor to consider as an educator.   Ramps have been a new interest, as well as re creating paths made outside. We support each child's sensory exploration by offering a variety of…
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Week of Discoveries Oct 18-22, 2021

So much fun outside this week! Spontaneous drawing of shapes at the chalkboard with peers is a great way for relationships to build between peers. Preschoolers are doing such a great job sharing items and taking turns. What big boys and girls! Monster tag was created this week by the children. They love to run…
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Week of Learning and Discovery Oct 11-15, 2021

Indoors the children have been so engaged playing with kinetic sand, construction vehicles, and blocks. Filling up the trucks and diggers or putting the sand o top of vehicles and watching it slowly fall off. We offered rocks and pinecones to extend the play. Some peers made imprints while other buried the rocks in the…
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This Week’s Discoveries Oct. 4-8, 2021

We started the week with a rainy morning and oh did we have fun in it! We loved the way the bubbles stuck to the wet ground and how vibrant the chalk was on the wet chalkboard. But most of all we loved splashing in puddles!! Peers are getting braver and more inventive while on…
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Week In Review Sept 26-Oct 1. 2021

We started off the week by revisiting some welcome documentations that were done for new children who started in the program. They seemed to really like looking at pictures of themselves and describing what they were doing in the picture. I think it creates such a sense of belonging too! Lots of interest in pastels…
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Week in Review Sept 20-24, 2021

Indoors, we continue to explore many types of art media and tools. We are learning to use scissors and rinsing in between colors when painting. The preschoolers love using the pastels and are learning how you can smudge them to blend colors The introduction of kinetic sand  sparked such engagement among the children this week.…
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