First Church Preschool is celebrating Screen-Free Week, the annual celebration where children, families, schools, and communities around the world swap digital entertainment for the joys of life beyond the screen. What would you and your family do with an extra 20, 30, or even 50 hours a week? Visit www.screenfree.org to learn how to get involved … Read more
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Hello Everybody!! Families of our 3s classes joined their children in participating in a Music Together class led by our instructor, Andrea Greenburg. A key feature of the Music Together In-School Curriculum, these Parent Events give families an opportunity to experience the fun and joy of music along with their child, as well as gain … Read more
Are you familiar with what warning signs might indicate that a child is experiencing abuse or neglect?
For Earth Day, our preschoolers participated in a yoga event that featured doing a series of movements called a “Sun Salutation” and a large “Earth” they created using blue and green handprints. The yoga event was led by our yoga instructor, Kat Jacobs, along with the assistance of Montserrat Thompson (2s teacher) and Marie Fernando … Read more
Today is Siblings Day. It’s a good time to check in with any brothers and sisters.
To finish off our week-long celebration of The Week of the Young Child, we had families join us for a story at our Nature Classroom, and help plant flower seeds for the children to tend to until they are mature enough to transplant to our garden boxes in the Nature Classroom.
Today the children were painting alfresco using natural materials they had gathered from the out of doors.
During the Week of the Young Child, on “Work Together Wednesday”, our 4s put together an obstacle course in our gym and then demonstrated for the 2s and 3s how to navigate it, and even assisted them in making their way through.