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Mud Play & Exploration

One week the teachers took advantage of the recent rainy days and brought the children out to the playground to enjoy some mud play. Through this activity the teachers wanted the children to experience a very important element in our world: nature! Continue reading

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Acorn Squash and Golden Beets

Cooking is a fundamental part of our curriculum.  The Reggio Emilia philosophy is one that allows for the children to explore in their environment and learn by experience.  Allowing children to cook will promote their lifestyle, and help them to grow up to be healthy adults.  Our children are exposed to new foods, which boosts their confidence by allowing them to see what they are capable of cooking.  It also provides motivation and curiosity to cook at home.

We are teaching our children not to rely on prepackaged foods, but to become caretakers of their own nutrition. Continue reading

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