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We enjoyed a special visit from Jay’s Dad. Everyone had fun!! Thank you!

Jay’s dad, a science teacher, visited Mrs. Williams class last week to teach the children about Oobleck!  “Bartholomew and the Oobleck” is the name of a Dr. Seuss book.  The OObleck mentioned in the book is a non-Newtonian fluid made out of cornstarch and water that behaves like a liquid until pressure is applied, then it acts like a solid. The kids had a
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Mrs. Williams class had a fun week learning more about Spring time!

Continuing with our Spring lessons, we have been discussing insects and other bugs. This week had a real beehive to examine and we transferred “pollen” (Pom-poms) from a flower into a honeycomb. We also made beehives from bubble wrap and counted bees. During the week we read the story ‘Worm Weather’ ! We planted flowers and dug for worms in the dirt and we
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We had fun with the clouds, rain and rainbows…

We had a fun week talking about the weather, especially clouds, rain and rainbows.  We also did some great crafts.  We always enjoy playing together!  Luckily we were able to go play outside several times this week too.  Hoping Spring comes soon and we can spend even more time playing together outside!  We read Little Cloud by Eric Carle. After the story we  painted 
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We talked about the upcoming holidays in Mrs. Williams Young Learner Class this week!

In anticipation of the upcoming holidays we read Horray! It’s Passover! and Happy Easter Mouse! The children spent the week dyeing paper eggs with liquid watercolors and shaving cream. They also did number matching with eggs and found “baby chicks”. In the coming weeks we will continue to discuss spring and new animals being born. We will also be learning about different animals that
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All About Dr. Seuss…

We had a great week in Young Learners celebrating Dr. Seuss’s birthday!  We read some of the Dr. Seuss books.  We had fun playing outside in the playground earlier in the week when it was nice out.  When the weather did not cooperate we enjoyed playing with our new sand and water tables and we also made our very own “socks” after reading “Fox
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We had fun doing activities focusing on strengthening fine motor skills. We also had fun playing together!

This week our Young Learners spent time focusing on strengthening their fine motor skills. We continued out celebration of Winnie the Pooh and A.A. Milne’s birthday by building and creating with our Pooh Bear duplo blocks and Pooh Bear playdough accessories. We also played with size order building snowmen. We read Sneezy the Snowman, All you Need for a Snowman, and the Missing Mitten
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This week we worked hard and had fun in Young Learners!

This week in Young Learners class we enjoyed working on fine motor skills with various activities including lacing ice skates, building igloos and counting the cubes. We also enjoyed celebrating  A.A.Milne’s birthday by playing with Winnie the Pooh duplo blocks and making Winnie the Pooh hats! We also read several Winnie the Pooh stories. It was a fun week filled with learning and playing
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We had a fun week doing some great winter projects and playing together!

The Tuesday/Thursday class had fun painting with fir tree branches and making melted snow man cookies! They had lots of fun with these activities. We also had fun celebrating birthdays and playing together.  It was a great week!  


We had a great festive week in Young Learner’s class!

We had so much fun making gingerbread ornaments…and it smelled delicious too!  We also enjoyed a holiday sing-along with our friends and many fun festive activities!  


We had fun at Tumble Time and making holiday projects this week!

Having fun and strengthening our gross motor skills on a dreary, wet morning! We enjoyed exploring our new indoor space!  We also had a great time making festive decorations together! Our Monday/Wednesday class made festive decorations for our classroom using paint, glitter and marbles!