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Dancing Penguins

The Penguin class stepped in ink pads and danced around on paper to create a colorful poster.  Everyone was a little timid at first to get their feet ‘dirty’, but they all had a blast dancing around to music!

Space

Space

The Aardvark class spent some time learning about planets and stars.  Activities included: *Books about outer space *Painting a sun *Spaceship dice game *Field trip to an outer space themed climber “The Blast”

100 Days of School

The KinderPlus class celebrated 100 days of school! Super Hero Zero paid a visit, and the kids spent the day making crowns, creating pictures of what they will look like when they are 100 years old, drawing pictures of what …
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Gift Card Fundraiser

Want to earn FREE money? TLC splits profits earned through SCRIP gift card purchases with YOU!! Use the money you earn to pay for your child’s field trips, tuition or to purchase more gift cards! SCRIP Gift Card purchases are …
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Journals

Journals

The KinderPlus and DuckTail class spend time each week on journaling.  Journaling helps kids learn: -To hold a pencil -Hand-eye coordination -To exercise creativity -Concepts of shapes, size and location -To express themselves with words when describing their drawings

STEM Activities

STEM Activities

The term STEM is becoming more and more common.  STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math and is becoming an important part of children’s education.  It has been noted that one reason that it’s so important to encourage STEM …
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Outdoor Play in Winter

Outdoor Play in Winter

We take the children outside at least once each day (weather permitting), even in the winter.  There are many benefits to playing outdoors in the winter.  While playing outside, children are escaping the indoor germs and bacteria and instead are …
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DuckTail Sledding Trip

DuckTail Sledding Trip

The DuckTail class had a chance to enjoy the fresh snow on their sledding field trip.  Lots up trips up and down the hill at Southwood.  The DuckTails did a great job of sharing and taking turns with their sleds, …
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Aardvark Field Trip to Rainbow Play Systems

Aardvark Field Trip to Rainbow Play Systems

The Aardvark class got their Winter wiggles out on a field trip to Rainbow Play Systems.  The kids had a blast playing on all of the different climbing equipment and jumping on the trampolines.  At TLC ELC our classrooms take …
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N is for Noodles and Necklaces

N is for Noodles and Necklaces

While learning about the letter “Nn”, the DuckTail class strung Noodles onto ribbon to create necklaces.  Then they used Q-tips and water color paint to decorate their necklaces. Stringing beads and noodles help children fine tune their fine motor skills, …
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