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Turtle Room Sensory Fun

The infants in the Turtle room had fun exploring their room and a new sensory box.  The box was filled with objects of different shapes, sizes and textures. Sensory activities are important in a child’s development. Jackie Silberg ( highly sought after …
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A Night with the Stars

A fun night was had by all at our Fall family fun night fundraiser, “A Night with the Stars”.  Guests enjoyed food, face painting, balloon animals, juggling lessons, games, a red carpet walk (complete with paparazzi)  and live music.  Money …
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Annual Family Thanksgiving Lunch

Annual Family Thanksgiving Lunch

Thank you to everyone who joined us for our annual Family Thanksgiving Lunch.  We enjoyed a delicious lunch of turkey, mashed potatoes, stuffing, rolls, carrots, fruit and pumpkin pie! 

Pomegranate

The DuckTail class read the book “Eating the Alphabet, fruits and vegetables from A to Z,” by Lois Ehlert.  After reading about all of the different fruits and vegetables the DuckTails got to try a fruit that was new to …
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Raptor Center

The TAC kids took a field trip to the Raptor Center.  We toured the back, where we met many eagles, hawks, owls and falcons.  We also sat in on a show where we were able to see an American Kestrel, a …
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The Letter “Cc”

The Letter “Cc”

The DuckTail class spent a week learning about the letter “C“.  One highlight of the week was a walk up to Cub Foods to look for the letter “Cc“.  The class also picked out a few treats that began with …
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KinderPlus and the Farmer’s Market

The KinderPlus class recently took a field trip to the Farmer’s Market.  They were able to see many different flowers, fruits, vegetables etc… The KinderPlus kids loved tasting the honey sticks and pumpkin bread.  They also came across a fruit …
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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.  After playing in a hay maze and corn pit, the class picked out pumpkins and gourds to bring back to the classroom.  These items were placed in the sensory table …
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Apple Orchard Field Trip

Apple Orchard Field Trip

The DuckTail and Kindergarten classes took a field trip to an apple orchard last month.  While there, we took a tractor ride out to the orchard, picked our own apples, and helped make (and taste!) apple cider.

TAC Field Trip to Fort Snelling

TAC Field Trip to Fort Snelling

The TAC took a field trip to Historic Fort Snelling.  While there, they explored the different buildings of the fort, learned about life as a soldier in the 1800’s, watched a cannon demonstration and learned how to march with the …
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