playing with magna tiles that William received for his birthday. Going to see the Christmas parade and waiting anxiously for the fire truck to arrive. And decorating the house for Christmas, William and I made our own Florida Snowman
Birthdays, holidays, and everyday occasion often call for gifts. Montessori gifts for kids are highly desired and they make wonderful presents! I’ve put together a guide for you to help you pick out the perfect Montessori gift!
Plenty to do outside today – the sun came out early and stayed until time to leave at 5pm, when the heavy gray clouds rolled in. There was an early morning game of gaga ball, lots of biking and scootering, a large game of capture the flag and a few displays of amazing gymnastic feats […]
The first sun we have seen in what feels like a long time appeared this morning! There was immediately a lot more outside activity, with the bikes (having multiplied greatly it seems) and scooters and rip-stick and large trike all being put to good use. Andrea showed off her beautiful new bike and shiny black […]
On This Day – 14th May 1080William Walcher, the Bishop of Durham and Earl of Northumberland, was murdered. As revenge, William the Conqueror ravaged the area and took the opportunity to invade Scotland and build the castle at Newcastle-upon-Tyne. 1727Thomas Gainsborough, English painter and founder of the English School of portrait and landscape painting, was […]
Researches in child development have shown that play activities enhance every aspect of a child’s mental and physical growth. The play impulse has two essential characteristics: 1.The tendency to be experimental 2. Tthe tendency to be active. As Preschool and Parental Education states, play “sends a child first to testing out his powers, and then […]
Here is a fun way to play with magnetic tiles with your toddler or preschooler. Building and creating gets just a bit more fun when pom poms are added!
These are the original name brand authentic magna tiles that cost $119 on Wal Mart and direct from Valtech! The Original 3-D Magnetic Building and Design Tile by Valtech since 1997 Includes: 11 Right Triangles, 15 Isosceles Triangles, 20 Equilateral Triangles, 4 Large Squares, 50 Small Squares Product prices and availability are accurate […]
Looking for an easy to set up math game for your preschooler or kindergartner? Check out this fun counting game using rubber ducks and magnetic tiles!!
Josh Eggleton from Bristol is now a Michelin-starred chef, known for many television appearances in television kitchens. He started his career in a Whitchurch Fish & Chip shop. Eggleton, who is well-known as chief executive of The Pony & Trap at Chew Magna, returned to his fish roasting roots when he opened Salt & Malt […]
The weekend is here! How was your week? Big weekend plans? We are swinging into the weekend over here… Our weekend is wide open and that is just the way I like it. The stomach bug hit Will and I back to back over the past week (ugh!) and I felt like we were living […]
After this cawing crow announced the arrival of the sunrise early this morning, we had busy, active, spaghetti-for-lunch Wednesday at the Center – lots of outside play involving scooters, bikes, tricycles, skateboards, running and rip-sticks happened, plus a “Space Thieves” episode was filmed up behind the art shack. After lunch, there was a voyage to […]
Personal Property Auction Appliances & Furniture: Samsung refrigerator w/bottom drawer freezer; Samsung washer & dryer; Whirlpool refrigerator & upright freezer; sofa & love seat recliners; upholstered side chairs; tile top end tables; bookcase; table & floor lamps; dinette table & chairs; bar stools; oak wash stand; office computer & desk combination unit; office chairs; queen bed […]
Happy Monday Families! Just a quick reminder that tomorrow will be the last day of our art gala displays. We encourage you too take another look today! Also tomorrow is our CPC center wide pajama day! This morning the children worked with sand inside of our sensory table. Some of the children decided they wanted […]