Author: <span class="vcard">Matthia</span>

This week saw our first snowfall of the season! What an exciting morning to be at preschool. The field was covered in a soft blanket of snow that was almost…

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This week brought us a reprieve from last week’s rather bitter cold. There was even some sun! The children arrived to a surprise in the main field this week. There…

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This October has been unseasonably cold, as this last week was eager to remind us. Children arrived with extra layers, warm mittens, and even snow pants by the end of…

Child Development Story of the Day

The weeks have been flying by at Sprouting Knowledge and just like that, it’s the last week at our second play site. There is a distinct and notable change in…

Child Development Story of the Day

What is rough and tumble play? and why is such a hot topic in Early Childhood Education these days? Rough and Tumble play is exactly what it sounds like! It’s…

Child Development Story of the Day

Well, October has arrived with winter nipping at it’s heels. What a shock this week was, to see the temperature plummet so quickly to such unseasonable lows. The change in…

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Activate: to make something active or operative. This week was all about our senses. A child’s development is inherently tied into their sensory experiences. How we experience nature is also…

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Inspire: to fill someone with the urge or ability to do or feel something, especially to do something creative. As we all settle into the rhythm of our fall session,…

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“Once upon a time…” We learned this week that this is how stories start when we aren’t sure if they’re real or not. The children learned of the story of…

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