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Tadpole Tuesdays: Pupusas and Goat Fun

Some Tadpoles were very excited to help Ms. Angelica make pupusas for us to try at snack time. They tried the dough and the cheese before they started rolling it out. They were all very helpful while they were rolling … Continue reading

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Frog Fridays: Flurries and Fun

Happy Friday Frog Families! A week that started with such t-shirts and shorts, ended with the return of poofy jackets and snow suits as we had many snow sightings out at the Mountain. The day included many games, old favorites … Continue reading

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Tadpole Tuesdays: Preparing the Garden in February!

During another exciting day at the Pond, our Tadpole Classroom began preparations for the garden… unseasonably warm, but we are responding by observing and playing in the dirt. Enjoy our photos!

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Tadpole Tuesdays: Birds and Mud

Today at the art table, the children created art with the shredded papers and glue. They spread glue and put the shredded papers on it. In the back room, the children played tumbling on the soft mat and danced with … Continue reading

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Frog Fridays: We Love Mud!

Hi Frog Families! We have had a beautiful, muddy day at the Pond! This morning was spent using the giant waffle blocks to build several trucks and a motorcycle or two. Later several frogs transformed into monkeys and climbed all … Continue reading

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Frog Friday: Cooking and Exploring

This Morning we had some beautiful aromas wafting throughout the classroom thanks to Ms. Kim and the Green Tree Frogs cooking up a storm; they made rice pudding!  They used brown rice grits, milk, butter, cinnamon, sugar, raisins, and a … Continue reading

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Frog Fridays: So Much to Celebrate

Today at Morning Meeting Ms. Megan shared about a caterpillar that the children had found at Toad Mountain.  Ms. Kim and the children used field guides to try to determine which caterpillar it was but were unable to determine it.  … Continue reading

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Tadpole Tuesdays: Autumn Colors!

This week we will be learning about “Autumn leaves and colors”. Today the children chose their favorite animals for our “Wild Animal Costume Parade” and they painted their costumes. At the art table, the children used crayons to draw their … Continue reading

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Frog Friday: Mystery of Rotten Tomatoes & Puppetry

Right before Morning Meeting several Frogs and I picked a ripe cantaloupe from the garden.  It smelled absolutely delicious and was turning yellow. We also picked several large, rotten tomatoes that had holes in them. Immediately investigation started about what … Continue reading

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Tadpole Tuesday: Exploring Pumpkin Blossoms

Dear Tadpole Families, Today early in the morning the children explored around our play ground. They noticed morning dew on the grass and had great time sweeping with their hands and they were saying, ” I made the rain drop” … Continue reading

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