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50 Days of School

50 Days of School

| November 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

We’ve been in school 50 days!   Every day in circle time, we work with our number chart, which has a hundreds pocket, a tens pocket and a ones pocket.  The first day of school we put one red stick in the ones pocket. On the tenth day of school we took ten red sticks […]

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October 11-15

October 11-15

| November 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

  Our Fall leaves pin punching work is popular this week. Pin punching a shape is a prewriting activity. It also develops hand and coordination, fine motor skills and concentration.  It takes a long time to make all the little holes to create a perforated edge and the children love to watch the teachers remove […]

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November 4th – November 8th

November 4th – November 8th

| November 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

  This week we added notebooks to the activities available during our Works time.  Each notebook contains worksheets in Reading, Writing, Math and Science. Assessments allowed us to choose work based on each child’s skill level. Some of the worksheets include identifying and drawing shapes, object differentiation and learning letters. We also did a letter […]

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October

October

| November 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

    OCTOBER was a great month for art in Children’s House 2. We collaged and sponge painted trees, made owls and finger puppet bats and decorated and played drums.  The Orange CountyPartnership for Young Children visited for a morning of multimedia activities. We made several different crafts for Fall Festival; I particularly enjoyed the […]

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Weekly Lesson Plan 10/7 – 10/11

Weekly Lesson Plan 10/7 – 10/11

| October 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

This week the children will be continuing work on “Practical Life” skills.  Exercises in every day life from pouring water from a jug to a glass to  folding, and carrying. We continue to work on our “Grace and Courtesy” learning about using our words to say “thank you” and “please”. Miss Sharon, our music teacher, […]

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PRESCHOOL WEELY LESSON PLAN 9/16 – 9/20

PRESCHOOL WEELY LESSON PLAN 9/16 – 9/20

| September 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

We are continuing our lessons in the preschool classroom on etiquette and cleaning. In circle time we are learning the days of the week, and covering the weather. All of our friends bring a special something from home on Friday’s for “Show and Share”. This week our music teacher, Miss Sharon, is coming on Wednesday […]

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WEEKLY LESSON PLAN 9/9 – 9/13

WEEKLY LESSON PLAN 9/9 – 9/13

| September 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

This week we have started a whole new school year. We are beginning with classroom etiquette and cleaning. In circle time we are going over the days of the week. On Wednesday we will invite our parents to come to our Parent Education Night. “A Day in the Life of Your Child” is the theme […]

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End of Summer Weekly Lesson Plan 8/26 – 8/30

End of Summer Weekly Lesson Plan 8/26 – 8/30

| August 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

Our summer was so great and we did so many different things. We are spending this week tying up loose ends and revisiting all of the different activities that we were unable to get to during the summer. We made zoo puppets, and colored a zoo picture, after which we ate animal crackers to finish […]

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Zoo Animals

Zoo Animals

| August 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

This week Children’s House#2 will learn all about animals that can be found at the zoo. Our weekly theme is “At the Zoo” and we will do art projects with animal themes. Perhaps we will go on an African Safari, or visit the jungle in South America. Friday is dress up day and we plan […]

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Were going camping!

Were going camping!

| August 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

This week our Chapel Hill Preschool children are going camping. We will be learning all about how and why we camp. We will make fun snacks and even have our own camp-out. We will tell stories and do crafts. We will also learn how to recognize animal tracks and even go on a bear hunt! […]

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