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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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drawing, transformation, storytelling

05.16.2019 Dear Roots family and friends- Hello! This week in the Roots room, we continued to see a lot of interest in storytelling! Whether the storytelling was in the form of transformation play, via drawing/writing stories, or telling a story between two Lego characters. We brought in some new materials into the room this week

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Sprouts: Loft Play

May 17th, 2019 Hello Sprouts Families! Our Sprouts love their loft! From their initial plan of wanting books and pillows, we have been observing a shift to more active play as they have used it for trajectory, building, and imaginative purposes.  We began observing transporting of material, specifically building material, from ground floor to loft. 

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Stems: Moms and more on maps

Hello Stem families, Welcome into our classroom! There have been a lot of different things going on this week, so we will share a bit about a variety of activities… As you can imagine, there was a lot of excitement surrounding Mother’s day this week.  Starting at the beginning of the week we looked at

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Storytelling, Unboxing the Box, Letters, Legos

05.09.2019 Dear Roots family and friends- Hello! We hope your week went well. This week in the Roots room there was a lot of great energy and excitement! As they have done in the past few weeks, the Roots have continued to show interest in storytelling, via drawing/writing and via transformation play.  Also, you might

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Sprouts: Celebrating Mommy and New Additions

May 10th, 2019 Hello Sprouts Families! This week was all about our Mommies! We dedicated our week to creating a special gift in preparation for Mother’s Day. Our Sprouts decided on a special plant for mommy and got the opportunity to choose between a ghost and jade plant.  Many intrigued by the name ‘Ghost’ were

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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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