Category Archives: Frog Pond

Tadpole Tuesdays: Monarch Fun!

The day started off with a lot of running and chasing games. We continued the movement in Baby Doll Circle Time. For Baby Doll Circle Time, we practiced a couple of different stop and go games. Their favorite was helping … Continue reading

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Tadpole Tuesdays: Making Airplanes & Finding Frog Eggs!

One of our outside projects today was to make little planes out of sticks and string. When we were outside in the Yard a lot of the Tadpoles took trips to the brush pile to gather sticks with Ms. Angelica … Continue reading

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Sensory Walk Week! Reflections from the Frogs

The day started out so well, as we found an actual living cicada today, only one wing but it crawled and didn’t complain when the Frogs picked it up and carried it around before returning it to the tree. For … Continue reading

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Today during small group time Pickerel Frogs turned into clouds and wind as I told a story about a storm that develops.  Frogs that wanted to be Clouds took cotton balls and those that wanted to be Wind used their … Continue reading

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Frog Fun: Huntley Meadows and Animal Costumes

Today at Morning Meeting a Frog shared that she will be leaving Frog Pond soon (her family will be moving out of the area).  She also shared about one of her favorite memories at Frog Pond—getting birthday biscuits.  I also … Continue reading

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Tadpole Tales: Autumn Leaves

This morning, the Tadpoles compared shapes of leaves, using different shaped blocks to see which shapes the leaves seemed most like. The Tadpoles found star shaped leaves, oval shaped leaves, and heart shaped leaves. They also found that some leaves … Continue reading

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Tadpole Tales: Squirrles

This morning, the Tadpoles learned about squirrels. They learned that squirrels live in woodlands, eat nuts, and make homes out of sticks and leaves. After reading a book about squirrels and discussing the different pictures, the Tadpoles colored their own … Continue reading

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Frog Fun: Facial Expressions and Seed Hunt

  Today during Morning Meeting we talked about how to put the caps on markers.  Several of the Frogs demonstrated how to close markers, and within a few seconds, everyone wanted to volunteer!  This will help the Frogs build a … Continue reading

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Tadpole Tales: Family Portraits and Toads

This morning, the Tadpoles drew pictures of their family. They had fun practicing their fine motor skills as they made scribbles, circles, and lines while drawing pictures of you. They pointed out who was who and the teachers labeled their … Continue reading

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Frog Fun:Making a Metro Map and Gardening

This morning in Ms. Saba’s group, the Leopard Frogs looked at a map of the metro. Then they made their own maps of their own metro stations with colored tape. They enjoyed doing it!   In my group the Green … Continue reading

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