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Kindergarteners Visit the Wild Rumpus Bookstore

Kindergarteners Visit the Wild Rumpus Bookstore

Earlier this month, the Kindergarten class took a field trip to the Wild Rumpus Bookstore in Minneapolis.  The adventure started by each child entering the store through a special purple door made just for kids!  While inside, one of the …
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Neighborhood Walk with the Aardvarks

Neighborhood Walk with the Aardvarks

When the sun is shining, the Aardvark class likes to be outside as much as possible.  Last week we took a walk around the neighborhood.  The Aardvarks did a great job of holding a partners hand and using walking feet.  …
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Chipmunk Field Trip to Dred Scott Playground

Chipmunk Field Trip to Dred Scott Playground

What a beautiful day to be outside playing! The Chipmunk class recently took a field trip to Dred Scott Playground.  They had a blast climbing up stairs, running across bridges and sliding down slides!

Penguins Paint the Ocean

Penguins Paint the Ocean

The Penguin class spent some time exploring the ocean.  They used coffee filters, paint dobbers and streamers to make jelly fish, they used crayons to color an ocean mural, and they used grey paint to paint sharks!

Michelangelo

Michelangelo

In the Spring, the Kindergarten class spends a lot of time learning about different artists.  When they learn about Van Gough they learn about how Van Gough cut off his hear, and the kids paint with band-aids on their ears.  …
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Earth Day Cupcakes

Earth Day Cupcakes

The Aardvark class celebrated Earth day by baking blue and green Earth cupcakes! Each child was able to add an ingredient. We then dyed half of the batter blue for the water and half of the batter green for the …
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Nine Mile Senior Living

Nine Mile Senior Living

Each month, the DuckTape and Kindergarten class take a trip to the Nine Mile Senior Living Center.  They sing songs with the residents, do an art project and have a snack.

Grandparents/Special Guest Day

Grandparents/Special Guest Day

The Kindergarten class invited grandparents and other special guests to join them for a day last week.  The Kindergarteners showed their special guests around their classroom, decorated flower pots, planted flowers and enjoyed a special lunch!

Learning Outside

Learning Outside

With the weather being so beautiful last week, it was hard to stay inside.  The Kindergarten class took their learning outdoors.  Using number dice and sidewalk chalk, the Kinders practiced their addition and subtraction facts in the sun!  

WOYC- Ice Cream Social

We ended our fun Week Of the Young Child with an ice cream social in Fellowship Hall.  Families enjoyed ice cream, chocolate sauce, caramel, sprinkles, whip cream and cherries! Thank you to all who made this week a success!