Monthly Archives: January 2019

Sprouts: Enveloping and Building

January 11th, 2019 Hello Sprouts Families! It has been wonderful having all of our Sprouts together again! We have been observing our Sprouts this week, seeing what new play occurs and what continues.  What we have noticed among several of our Sprouts is schematic play with a focus on the enveloping schema.  This type of

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Building, Writing, and Dramatic Play

12.21.18 Hello dear Roots families- This week in the Roots room, the students have shown great interest in building, writing, and dramatic play. To support the Roots interest in building, we added new types of foam and Styrofoam to the art area as well as new materials in the block area. To support the Roots interest

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Sprouts: Christmas Gifts and New Additions

December 21st, 2018 Hello Sprouts Families! Our Sprouts were busy this week creating their Christmas gifts! With plaster of paris we created handprint ornaments that our Sprouts had the option to paint and decorate with water colors. Some friends focused on coloring solely their handprint while others chose to color it in its entirety. They

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Seedlings: Happy Holidays

Welcome Seedlings Family! Note:  We apologize for the lack of photos this week.  We have had a few issues with the uploading process.   As the seedlings have been growing into the independent beings that they are, we have decided to work on specific self help skills each week.  We hope that this will allow

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Exploring Exciting Changes

01.04.2019 Hello dear Roots friends and families! Greetings and Happy New Year, 2019! We hope you had a wonderful holiday break and had the opportunity to spend quality time with your loved ones! When the students returned to school this week, they noticed a lot of new and exciting changes at Dot-to-Dot! For example, the

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New Year, New Things!

Hello Seedlings families and welcome back! We hope you all enjoyed your break and extra time with your little ones. We are so excited to be back with them. Over the break we had some exciting new changes made to Dot to Dot.  The playground has been redone with new mulch and fresh sand has

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