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Seedlings: Boxes everywhere!

Hello seedlings Family! We introduced more boxes of a variety of sizes this week.  We began by decorating boxes with paints and markers.  The seedlings really worked together and shared the materials when decorating.  At first we hoped each seedling would have their own box to create, but quickly realized that working together was much

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Seedlings: Thinking outside and inside the box

Hello Seedlings Family! The seedlings have been exploring the enclosure schema this week!  We introduced large boxes and they immediately climbed into them and made themselves comfortable.  The boxes have been transformed into various items; “rocking chair” “house” “box”, etc.  The seedlings have been working on sharing their space, as well as taking turns inside

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Seedlings

Hello Seedlings Family and welcome Franco!  We are excited to see our seedlings class continue to grow. We had another week of rain in San Diego.  The seedlings love to be outside during this time.  They immediately find the “muddy puddles” and love to just stand with the rain falling on their head.  One friend

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Enclosing and Cozying

Hello Seedlings Family! This week we welcomed Jameson to the seedlings class!  The seedlings have been using what they have learned about comforting new friends while welcoming Jameson to our class. As we continue to discuss and explore our emotions in the seedlings, the children have learned how to comfort themselves.  The last few weeks

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Sensory Sensation

Hello Seedling families! We have noticed that some friends do not enjoy getting messy and immersing themselves within the materials. Because of this, we wanted to provide materials and activities that allow the seedlings to explore these new senses as well as become more familiar and comfortable with messes. One of these activities was filling

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Welcome Finn and Raya

Hello Seedling families! This week we officially welcome Finn and Raya to the seedlings’ class. Both Finn and Raya have visited our classroom a few times, but they are officially seedlings. Due to the seedlings’ constant interest in building and connecting, we decided to introduce yet another building material for the seedlings to explore. This

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Seedlings

Welcome seedlings Family! The seedlings have shown a great  interest in climbing. The loft was built in the seedlings classroom to encourage their interest in exploring new perspectives and high heights. However, the seedlings have began taking this interest to a middle ground.  It began by Aseem’s love for trying to climb onto the tables

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Seedlings: Welcome Zander

Welcome Seedlings Family! This week we welcomed another new friend to the seedlings, Zander! This week we have continued our discussions about caring for our writing/drawing materials.  We practiced sorting and organizing the crayons and color pencils by color and material.  We then discussed why it is important to put our materials away when finished

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