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respecting our bodies

Rabbits and Raindrops

March 23, 2012 - Preschool Weekly

[slideshow] This Week’s Adventures: We delighted in Spring as we learned about emerging plants and animals in Spring. We made raindrop paintings and flowers. We searched for spring wildflowers and even came across some snakes! We watched a bird banding demonstration to see how we can track where birds go each season. We loved playing “rabbits… Read more »

Food in the Garden

March 9, 2012 - Preschool Weekly

This Week’s Adventures: We had a delicious week learning about food and where it comes from. We hiked the trails to locate old farm fields and garden plots that grow food. We loved to sing songs about seeds and get our hands dirty digging outside. We looked for food sources for animals, too. Next’s Week’s Theme: Counting to… Read more »

Bones and Bodies

October 28, 2011 - Preschool Weekly

This Week’s Adventures: Our bodies are full of important organs such as skin, heart, lungs, and brain. We also have blood and bones. We compared human bodies to other animals and discovered some very cool bones and body parts! Favorite Activities: We drew body parts and arranged them onto a human skeleton to understand how they work together.… Read more »

Ready for the Harvest

October 14, 2011 - Preschool Weekly

This Week’s Adventures: We learned that farmers harvest many things such as apples, corn, and pumpkins in the fall. We also expanded our “H” word vocabulary – hay, husk, honey, and helper just to name a few! Favorite Activities: We loved examining our basket full of harvest foods. We tasted harvest foods such as cranberries,… Read more »