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SCRIP Fundraising

Shopping for essentials at Cub, Target, Walmart? Ordering dinner take out to support local restaurants? Our Scrip gift card fundraiser is ongoing.  Click here to view gift cards available for immediate purchase.…  Email your order to Renee at fundraising@elc.tlcmn.com.  The …
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Palm Sunday

Palm Sunday

This Sunday is Palm Sunday.  Here is a story to share with your children.  Classrooms at TLC ELC participated in a Palm Sunday parade, waving palms and shouting ‘Hosanna”! The Story of People Waving Palms to Jesus by Sharla Guenther …
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TAC Music Day

Last week the KinderPlus and TAC had a music day.  Two of the TAC, Maddie and Helina planned the music filled day! Activities were centered around music but also incorporated large muscle, art and outside time.         …
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Science

Our numbers are low, so our schedules are a bit different but we are still making time for science, letters and numbers, free play, large muscle and  art.  This week the DuckTail and Aardvarks (temporarily renamed “The Zoo Crew” 🙂 …
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What are we up to?

TLC ELC is still open during this crazy time! Though our numbers are low, we are still doing our best to provide the high quality care families are used to and the fun and structure the children are used to. …
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Painting with Cars

Painting with Cars

Painting with brushes or fingers can be fun, but painting with CARS is a blast.  While learning about the letter “Cc”, the DuckTail class used matchbox cars to drive through paint, and leave tracks on the paper.

Scissor Skills

Scissor Skills

The DuckTail class worked on their small motor skills by using safety scissors to cut out pumpkins and stems.  We practiced holding the scissors correctly and taking our time cutting around the pumpkin shape.  The opening and closing motion of cutting with scissors helps …
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Science-Seasons

Science-Seasons

Sonic Sherry taught the DuckTail and KinderPlus class all about seasons.  We learned how the earth rotates on an axis to create our days and nights, and also revolves around the sun to create our seasons.  We then talked about …
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Fire Drill

Fire Drill

All classrooms recently participated in a fire drill.  Each classroom did a great job of getting out of the building quickly and carefully.  Infants are placed in “fire cribs” and wheeled out of the building.  Practice of these drills helps …
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Tap Dancing

Tap Dancing

The DuckTail class took a field trip to the Mall of America to see Ms Brittany (our dance teacher from Eleve’) and her husband.  Ms. Brittany let a dance warm up for our class, as well as other kids at …
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