This month our little elephants learned about planets and the solar system, while having fun with sticky glue and sparkly glitter! By pasting the planets cutouts in their solar system they work hard on refining their fine motor skills as well as their cognitive skills.
This week in the dragonfly class the students explored the zoo and the various animals you can see when visiting. The children learned to identify different animals, what they eat , color, and size. The students also did creative arts and craft activities, making tiger faces and silly monkeys
Dear Parents Old & New: We are so excited for the start of a new school year! We would like to invite you to a UPK meeting on August 26, 2014 at 6pm-7pm. The meeting will cover the UPK program, curriculum, policies and procedures. The meeting will also give you the opportunity to meet the Read More
The Lions will be blasting off into Outer Space in the month of August. We began our journey with an introduction to Outer Space by learning new vocabulary words such as The Milky Way, astronaut, space ship and much more! Our activities included making an outer space landscape with diluted paint, creating space ships with Read More
The Zebras ended “Big Fish” week with an awesome whale snack! We used craft sticks and marshmallows to create our very own Beluga whale. We added some flippers and a fluke to complete it. During snack time we got to enjoy our whales and eat them! The Zebras loved their tasty treat.
COME ONE…COME ALL!! Swing on by and join a few of our staff members as we celebrate the Annual Mill Brook Family Day!! When: Saturday August 2nd from 12pm to 6pm Where: 137th Street (between Brook and St. Anns Avenue) There will be food, games, entertainment, giveaways and lots of FUN!!!
Come join us for Summer Streets 2014! We were there this past Sunday and we will be attending Sunday August 3, 2014
The elephant room is continuing to explore ocean life. Take a look at our starfish craft that we made last week. Believe it or not…a starfish is not a fish at all!
This week the giraffe room focused on sea creatures that are not fish. They made colorful octopuses and even stuck their hands in water to play with their sea creatures.
This week in the Ant room, the students learned about the Fourth of July and Picnics. They got to use paint to make tall hats, American Flag hand-prints, and fireworks. We also got to take nature walks around the area. The students had the chance of watching caterpillars turn into butterflies and releasing Read More