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Penguin Field Trip

Penguin Field Trip

The Penguin class put on their sunscreen, grabbed their water bottles and headed out to the park! It was a beautiful morning spent climbing, sliding and swinging!

Flowers and Dirt

Flowers and Dirt

The Aardvarks loved exploring flowers and plants!  We painted using flowers as our paint brushes- some kids used flower stems to paint, others used flower petals, and some stamped prints of the flowers.  We also used magnifying glasses to take …
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Woodlake Nature Center

Woodlake Nature Center

The Aardvark class took a field trip to the Woodlake Nature Center.  After a nice walk through the nature center we stopped and played at the “natural play area”.  The Aardvarks had fun finding bugs, building houses, and rolling logs.  …
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Volcano Erupts at TLC ELC

Volcano Erupts at TLC ELC

The Kindergarten class spent time learning about volcanoes.  They also made their very own Mt St Kindergarten using papier-mâché and paint.  After creating their volcano, the Kindergarten class invited all of the other classes outside to watch the volcano erupt.  …
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Painting in the Turtle Room

Painting in the Turtle Room

The Turtle class had a blast painting with water toys and sponges! Check out their masterpieces on the bulletin board outside of their room.

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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