Monthly Archives: October 2011

Learning with Halloween Candy

What can you do with all that Halloween candy your kids are going to get tonight? How about some fun, learning activities that will have your kids doing something other than just eating too much of it tonight. As a … Continue reading

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Dinosaurs lived 100 million years ago…

That’s what one of our dc kids told me a few weeks ago. And since then, I have heard so much about dinosaurs from the kids. So I borrowed a dinosaur mountain and some dinosaurs for some dino play in … Continue reading

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Spooky Ghosts

This morning the kids made spooky ghosts out of tissue paper, pieces of a white garbage bag, pipe cleaners and string. They enjoyed showing their ghosts to one another and making ghostly sounds “Ooooohhhh!”. I hung them up in the … Continue reading

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Grocery store play

I borrowed a bin from the caregiver’s library and it had LOTS of play money. It also had flyers, grocery lists and wallets to put all the money and credit cards in. The kids had fun taking turns getting the … Continue reading

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Thank You for stuffing our Turkey!

Thanks to all our daycare families who helped to stuff our Thanksgiving Turkey box. My husband, Chris dropped off the full box on Thursday so families would have the food by the weekend. We will be getting a letter from … Continue reading

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All about Apples

Today it was all about apples. We read stories about apple picking, the kids painted an apple tree using their thumbs for leaves and apples, we watched a Max and Ruby show about apples and we even made applesauce from … Continue reading

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