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Spanish Class at TLC ELC

Spanish Class at TLC ELC

Every Friday, Miss Krista visits the Penguin, Chipmunk, Aardvark, DuckTape and Kindergarten classes for a Spanish Lesson.   The lessons vary from class to class, depending on age.  The children learn colors, animals,  days of the week and more through …
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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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Gingerbread Cookies

Gingerbread Cookies

Our wonderful cook, Tracy, came to the Kindergarten room and helped bake gingerbread cookies! The kids got to cut, decorate, and eat their cookies!                  

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!            

Handwashing

Handwashing

With cold and flu season upon us, it is especially important that staff, children and parents practice good hand washing techniques.  A nurse from Minute Clinic, came in and did a demonstration for the TAC class on the importance of …
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Family Thanksgiving Lunch

Family Thanksgiving Lunch

We were so happy so many of you joined us for our annual family Thanksgiving lunch.  For more photos, please visit our facebook page.