News from the Giraffe Room!

Our topic for the month of March was trees.  We took our children to the park to to discover the different characteristics of trees, who lives in trees, how trees change and what we can do with other parts of trees.  While we were at the park we had the students collect the different parts of Read More

Our Panda’s have green thumbs!

During the month of March, our students are taking a deeper look into and are participating in a study of trees!  Throughout the these few weeks our explorers will have planted and taking care of their very own sunflowers.  This will allow our kids to learn more about plants and how tender love and care mixed Read More

BUBBLES, BUBBLES, BUBBLES!!

It’s National Bubble Week and our tiger cubs are having fun playing with bubbles.  It was an amazing and priceless moment witnessing their little faces when they saw the bubbles in the air.  Not only were they having fun they were also practicing on their gross motor and fine motor development.  They were stretching their arms, Read More

The Zebra room is all buzzing about Lunar New Year drums and the heart collage!

This month in the Zebra room, the Zebras are learning about Asian culture.  In the second week of February we focused on the Lunar New Year celebration and love, for Valentine’s Day.  For the Lunar New Year we created drums!  Red is the color used in Chinese culture that symbolized good fortune a joy.  We Read More

Paper lanterns in the Elephant Room

This week the Elephants colored and helped to create their very first paper lanterns.  We introduced the color red to our little ones and made the lanterns out of red construction paper.  We picked the color red because it symbolizes good fortune and joy in the Chinese Culture.  The students used their own choice of Read More

It’s always a happy time in the tiger room😉

At the same time that our little tigers are playing and having fun, they are learning about shapes, colors and how to play together while sharing toys.  Our room introduces learning concepts at the most basic level for our babies.  Most of our activities and personal objectives focus on developing the find motor and gross Read More

Winter fun in the Giraffe Room.

This week the Giraffe Room concluded the theme of winter clothing and began looking at winter homes.  We began by reading the story, “Igloo and Inuit Life” by Louise Spilsbury.  We first taught our students a new vocabulary word, Inuit.  Then while reading the book we learned how the Inuit lived in the past and compared it Read More

Winter Wonderland in the Panda Room.

In the month of January the Pandas are learning about many different aspect of winter such as snow, winter clothing, winter homes, and polar animals.  We began by experimenting with artificial snow!!  Our students had the opportunity to be scientist by mixing baking soda and hair conditioner together to create snow.  Once we were done Read More

Get to know us in the monkey room.

For the beginning of September, the monkey room learned about themselves and what makes us all special and unique.  We learned the letters of our names, our favorite numbers, favorite shapes and colors.  By discussing these differences and similarities we are also building upon the skills and information they have been gaining from out daily Read More