Turning Imagination into Reality

The kind of play we encourage here at Little Wonders Learning Center is essential for developing one of the most amazing gifts of childhood…..Imagination. Children who actively use their imagination reap a host of benefits, such as playing cooperatively and being successful in school.

 

The girls in the Wonderland Classroom love to go to the dress up area and act out many  different roles.

Some days they are moms putting their babies to sleep and other days they are different animals crawling around… Continue reading

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Zucchinni Oven Chips

Last Friday we baked: Zucchini Oven Chips

As we bake every Friday, the children continue to try and learn about different measuring amounts.

 

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An Evolving City

Many of you might remember our previous post on how the children began building a city for ninjas.  We as teachers have observed an interest and excitement in the block area of the room, and we felt like this was a topic worth investigating to see if we could stretch the children’s exploration in different topics through the city project.

 

What is now happening is something AMAZING!  We are seeing new developments everyday in our city!  Ones we could not have planned for ourselves.  We are excited to see what is evolving based on our observations and support of the childrens’ ideas. Continue reading

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Creating a city of our own

The children have continuously  been going in the block area where they use the blocks to build and legos to make cars & Samurais.

Ms. Ambreen walked over as they began telling her what they made in excitement!

Ms.Ambreen- ” Where do they live?”

Roberto-“In the city.”

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7 Layer Dip

Last week the children in our Prekindergarten classroom agreed on making a 7 Layer Dip to eat. This recipe was a little different to them because they didn’t have to cook it. It mainly needed to be layered one ingredient on top of another. We always like trying NEW things while we make new recipes. =D

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