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Chinese Lunar New Year

Chinese Lunar New Year

Renee Jefferson visited the Kindergarten class to teach the kids about the Lunar (or Chinese) New Year!                           

Cold Weather Science

Cold Weather Science

The cold temperatures on Monday caused the TAC staff to cancel the sledding field trip that was planned.  Though the cold weather ruined field trip plans, it provided us with the perfect weather for a science lesson. What happens to …
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Kindergarteners attend African Drum Ensemble

Kindergarteners attend African Drum Ensemble

The TLC Kindergarten class took a trip to the Macalester College in St Paul.  While there, they attended a performance of the African Drum Ensemble.  The program showcased many different instruments including,   drums (made from dried gourds of various shapes …
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Bundled Up

Bundled Up

The Penguins and Chipmunks got dressed in all of their snow gear and spent the morning outside!  Remember, mittens and socks tend to get wet so please be sure to send and extra pair of each in your child’s bag! …
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Extreme Weather

Just a quick reminder of our extreme weather policies- { Taken from our Parent Handbook} OUTDOOR PLAY The TLC ELC believes that it is important for the children to play outdoors daily, unless there are over riding reasons for them …
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Chipmunk Christmas Project

Chipmunk Christmas Project

The Chipmunks worked on a special Christmas ornament project.   The Chipmunks each chose two colors of paint.  A teacher poured some of each color into a plastic bulb, and the children shook their ornament to mix and swirl the …
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The Kindergarteners learn a lesson from Elmer the Elephant

The Kindergarteners learn a lesson from Elmer the Elephant

The Kindergarteners read the story “Elmer,” by David McKee. In the story, all the elephants of the jungle were gray except Elmer, who was a patchwork of brilliant colors.  One day, Elmer grows tired of being different.  He tries to …
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DuckTape and Kindergarten vist to Nine Mile Senior Living Center

DuckTape and Kindergarten vist to Nine Mile Senior Living Center

The DuckTape and Kindergarten class took a field trip to the Nine Mile Senior Living Center.  While there they sang songs, did a turkey puppet craft, chatted and had a snack with the residents!            

Box Tops 101 {Easy Ways to Earn Money for TLC ELC}

Box Tops 101 {Easy Ways to Earn Money for TLC ELC}

      Register at BoxTopsforEducation.com {it’s easy, and takes less than 5 minutes–and once you are registered you can start earning money for TLC ELC) Shop the Box Tops Marketplace Do you shop online? If you answered yes, check …
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Homework Help

The Adventure Club (school age kids) staff offers help with homework 5 days a week.  After large muscle time, the kids with homework are taken to a quiet room where they can have snack, complete their homework, read, or get …
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