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Sledding!

Sledding!

The DuckTail class headed to Southwood Park for some sledding on a beautiful Winter day!  The kids did a great job sharing sleds and using team work to carry the sleds back up the hill.  Sledding is a fun Winter …
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Fundraising Made Easy

 Have you tried our SCRIP gift card fundraiser yet? If you are not sure how this fundraiser works check out this video for a quick explanation.  Orders and payment are due Wednesdays by 10am,  Gift cards will be available to …
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DuckTail Christmas Tea Party

DuckTail Christmas Tea Party

The DuckTail class hosted a Christmas Tea Party for parents, grandparents or other special guests.  The party began with a visit from Baxter the mouse, and a story – “Santa’s Favorite Story”.  Then each child and their guest made a …
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Science

Asteroid Adam and Tornado Tim visited the DuckTail and KinderPlus kids for a fun day of science.  The kids learned that you need only 3 things to be a scientist: 1-Imagination 2-Curiosity 3-Ability to Observe We used magnifying glasses to …
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Fall Fun in the Aardvark Room

Fall Fun in the Aardvark Room

The Aardvark class took a field trip to Pahl’s Market last month.  While there they looked at pumpkins of all different sizes and colors, and had fun playing in a corn pit. Back at school, the Aardvark class worked together …
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Fall Fun in the Penguin Room

Fall Fun in the Penguin Room

The Penguin class has enjoyed some fall activities this month.  The Penguins had fun painting with decorative corn, exploring a sliced up pumpkin and playing with pumpkin puree. Sensory activities such as playing with pumpkin puree and painting with fingers …
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DuckTail and KinderPlus Trick or Treat at Senior Center

DuckTail and KinderPlus Trick or Treat at Senior Center

The DuckTail and KinderPlus class took a field trip to Nine Mile Senior Living Center to go trick or treating.  The day was enjoyed by both the seniors and the children.  The children did a great job using their manners …
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Cooking with the Kinders

Cooking with the Kinders

The KinderPlus class had a fun day making “Apple Pie Bread”.  Each Kinder had a chance to add an ingredient, and learned how to use tools such as an apple peeler/corer, measuring cups and spoons and an electric mixer.  This …
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Nature Play

Nature Play

The DuckTail class took a field trip to Woodlake Nature Center.  After a nature hike along one of the paths, they also had a chance to play in the “natural play area”, which includes a large open area with sticks, …
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Sensory Play: Cloud Dough

Sensory Play: Cloud Dough

While learning about the letter “Cc“, the DuckTail class made their own Cloud Dough.  They each took turns adding Cornstarch and Conditioner into a bowl and mixing it together.  The result was a fun dough that the kids could create …
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