Marine Mammals in the Monkey room.

During the month of August, we have been studying topics that revolve around the ocean.  Last week our classroom began looking at marine mammals.  The kids learned about mammals such as sea turtles, star fish and even sea lions.  After learning what each of the mammals eating habits are like we all completed a number Read More

The Monkey room is having lots of Summer fun.

The thematic unit for the month of July is ‘ALL ABOUT SUMMER!!”  The Monkey room is learning about different types of clothing they wear in the Summer, clothes like t-shirts, slippers, and their favorite…bathing suits!  During the month on July the Monkeys also learned about healthy eating.  Our students were given the opportunity to try Read More

It’s SUMMER in the Tiger Room!

In July our babies are learning all about Summer.  This week the Tiger room plated with beach toys!  Not only were the babies having a blast playing but they were also learning to play together while having fun as a group and individually.  Every smile that came out of their little faces was a memorable Read More

Elephant Ball Toss!

Last month the Elephants have been learning all about balls!  They had a blast learning the many different colors and varying sizes that balls can come in.  The elephants have learned which balls bounce and which balls roll.  The last week of June we questioned who uses balls and can you guess what we came Read More

Giraffe Room is having a ball!

The study at TenderTots for the month of June was balls.  The Giraffe room learned what balls are made of, who uses balls and what makes balls bounce. During our study the Giraffe Room learned about the many different typed of balls.  We explored balls such as basketballs, soccer balls, tennis balls, footballs, golf balls baseballs Read More

Monkey room update!!

The topic of this month is balls!  The Monkey room is learning about different types of balls such as footballs, basketballs, tennis balls and even beach balls!  For one of the activities we did the children painted a pre-cut football, basketball, and soccer ball.  Before we began this activity, we talked about the different sports Read More

Learning is better when we’re having fun!

Our tiger cubs are having a lot of fun with balls.  This month within the creative curriculum, they are being introduced to balls through playing and exploring the different types of balls.  Keep in mind that the babies are not just playing, there are developing their find and gross motor skills too.  Each little tiger was Read More

The Elephants celebrate Arbor Day – Recycle Style!

The week the Elephants continued to learn all about “The Three R’s”, all while celebrating Arbor Day!  In order to commemorate Arbor Day, the Elephants created “ex-tree-ordinary” art work made out of recycled coffee sleeves, courtesy of Starbucks.  They helped cut and tear the sleeves – which were green and brown – the prefect colors to Read More

Zebra Room Newsflash!

For the month of March, the Zebras learned all about trees.  We learned about what makes up a tree and who lives in them.  We also learned about other things that are on trees, such as fruit, flowers and even birds nests.  We read the story “Goodnight Mouse” by Parragon.  It was about different types Read More

Monkey Room March Madness!

March meant trees in the Monkey room.  The classroom learned about the different textures of trees, parts of trees, how trees change and what kind of animals live in trees.  We the class to the park and they touched the trees and explored the different parts.  While at the park they collected leaves, twigs, fallen Read More