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Introducing Z-Wrap!

In addition to our afternoon K-Wrap program for children attending morning kindergarten, Community Nursery School will also be offering a Z-Wrap program for students on their remote days or weeks from kindergarten! Students will be able to attend their remote class while being supervised by a CNS teacher. The teacher will assist with log-in, staying connected, help answer questions, keep the students on task,
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We will be open in September!

CNS plans on opening on September 8th for the 2020/2021 school year! Following the guidance from the NJ Department of Children and Families, CNS classes will be held outside for much of the day (weather permitting). When classes are inside, all windows will be fully opened and fans or air conditioners running. CNS is also reducing class sizes, alternating start and end times, and
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Registration forms for Pre-K and K-Wrap for September

Class information and registration forms are available in the top tab under classes. Limited spots are still available. In person tours are available on an individual basis. Please call 732-491-2240 with any questions and someone will return your call shortly. Registration for Community K-Wrap is open for children attending morning kindergarten. K-Wrap runs from 11:45-3:00 daily and the children bring lunch and eat at
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YLA Celebrates Dr. Suess

The Young Learners had a very busy week! We had yoga on Monday and Tuesday and took advantage of a few nice outside days! We also celebrated Dr. Seuss’ birthday this week. We read One Fish, Two Fish and What Pet Will You Get. We also broke out paints this week and enjoyed painting with large paintbrushes at the easel. We love books and
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Traveling our Solar System

The children started a unit on Space by pretending to be astronauts and traveling through our Solar System.  The children loved looking at nonfiction books and learning about the planets.  They used stickers and  toothpicks to create constellations.  The children used watercolors and droppers to create new planets.   With the new month of March beginning, the children celebrated Dr. Seuss’ birthday by playing rhyming
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Dr. Suess Week in PreK 3!

We kicked off the week with an author study on Dr. Seuss. We learned what an author does and read several stories by Dr. Seuss. Our letter of the week was Ss. We stamped the letter Ss, drew it with our fingers and named things that start with S which include many friends in our classroom! We watercolored air balloons for our bulletin board
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Visit from Ms. T

The past few weeks we have been exploring different modes of transportation and discussing similarities and differences. Ms. T also visited from the land of the letter people and helped us learn about our dental health and keeping our teeth clean. We read a non-fiction book teaching us how toothpaste is made and did an experiment with hydrogen peroxide, yeast and dish soap. We
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Winter Fun in the Sun in YLA!

Mrs. Farrell’s Young Learners had a great week! We enjoyed some wonderful mild winter weather on the CNS playground. We also played inside a few times with some tunnels and our parachute. We made a fort in the classroom and pretended we were under the ocean. Our class just loves to sing and dance so we have so much fun learning new songs! Even
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Matching Letters & Numbers in Mrs. Smith’s Pre-K4 Class!

The children enjoyed playing matching games to continue to develop letter and number recognition as well as counting and beginning sound skills.  The children also learned the nursery rhyme, Baa Baa Black Sheep and made sheep puppets to act out the rhyme.  They loved mixing paint with glue and shaving cream to create beautiful pieces of artwork. We continued to work on our Letter
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Winter Fun in YLB!

YLB has really had a great week. We talked about big and small and color patterns. We really loved naming the colors in our patterns and using glue sticks! The weather has turned really chilly but we didn’t miss our outdoor time. We played toss games with “snow balls”, built buildings with Magnatiles and got to play with fake snow in our sensory bin.
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