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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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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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Management Musings: A Sit Spot with the Frogs

Last week I did a “sit spot,” which is a Core Routine from our Coyote’s Guide to Connecting with Nature model. As I was sitting and watching/waiting for nature, a few boys came and asked me what I was looking for… G: I’m … Continue reading

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Tadpole Tuesday: Monday’s Sunny Post!

Everyone was so happy to see the sun shining this morning! This morning at the art table Ms. Subhoi had out the play-doh for the children. They were busy using mixing bowls, rolling pins, spatulas and wooden spoons to bake … Continue reading

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Frog Fridays: Puppet Arguments

Today at Morning Meeting I told all of the kids to make sure they welcomed a new Frog into our class.  Many of the children had already shown him important elements of the classroom beforehand.  A child also showed the … Continue reading

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Tadpole Tuesdays: Planting and Nature Explore!!!

While we are learning about the farm animals and babies today at the art table the children made duck masks. The children colored the duck with crayons and made masks with popsicles sticks. While they were making masks they quacked … Continue reading

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Frog Fridays: Putting the Transplants in the Ground

Today at Morning Meeting I reviewed how to be safe and helpful while at Huntley Meadows. Kids remembered lots of things like it is safe and helpful to hold your partner’s hand while crossing the street and to remain quiet … Continue reading

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Frog Fridays: Making Windmills

Today at Morning Meeting Frogs pretended to put their hands and feet in green, gooey slime and then they shook all of the slime off, counting down from 5. Afterwards Green Tree Frogs colored pre-cut vulture wings with Ms. Saba. … Continue reading

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Frog Fridays: Cat and Mice

Today at Morning Meeting Rover and Elizabeth the 1st learned how to use words when upset.  Rover had his construction hat on and was trying to use the power drill to fasten a screw in when Elizabeth the 1st took … Continue reading

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Tadpole Tuesdays: Creepy Crawlies Day and Dentist

This week we are learning about our community helpers, doctor and dentist. While we were learning about dentist today in the media table, we taped the ice cube trays inside the sensory table and provided children with tooth brushes. They … Continue reading

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