20Sep
2017
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Branching Out Theme of the Week: My Home and Neighborhood

When you travel by the same buildings and things every day, you almost forget to notice them. This week we will talk about important things in our neighborhood that help us and each other. There are fire companies, schools, churches and hospitals as well as stores, libraries and doctor’s offices. When you walk, ride or […]

30Aug
2017
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Branching Out Theme of the Week: Getting to Know You

Each September brings new beginnings. Children often move to new classrooms, meet new friends and new teachers. Families may have changes and adjustments as well. This week we focus on getting children familiar with everything new around them. We learn special traits about our friends, classroom, routines and environment. Take a few minutes to talk […]

16Aug
2017
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Branching Out Theme of the Week: My Pets

Families that have pets (whether real of stuffed, imagined or living) know the joy they can bring. Some people would attest that their home is more complete with their cat or dog or rabbit. We will share those extra special parts of our families this week! Some may have a bird, lizard, snake, newt or […]

12Jul
2017
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Branching Out Theme of the Week: Summer Games

This year we got to enjoy the World Cup and see the US team put out an awesome effort. In recognition of these efforts, our children will be playing soccer and learning about the sport to continue to grow the love of the game. What other games do we play in the summer? Look for […]

05Jul
2017
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Branching Out Theme of the Week: From the Garden

We planted all kinds of seeds in the spring. When the seeds sprout, we can move them outside and watch them grow flowers and vegetables. This week we will look at what we’ve grown or learn about what farmers grow for us. We will try foods that grow in the garden and some things we […]