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Outdoor Beach

In their exploration of sea shells with the children, the teachers created a beach themed provocation that included a colorful canopy, sand, water, plants, wood and lots of sea shells! For this activity the teachers wanted the children to experience exploring with sea shells in a fun way that many of us are familiar in doing so-by the beach! Continue reading

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Yellow Exploration

This project focused on sensory play exploration with the color yellow. We wanted the children to experience and explore yellow in a different way with their hands and eyes. For this provocation we used yellow food coloring, water, and yellow objects in the water for the children to interact with outside.
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Exploring Color with Rice

One day the children explored their sensory skills as they played with different colored rice. We used red, blue, yellow, and purple rice mixed together. They were provided with brushes so they could create lines and circles with the rice on top of the light table. Continue reading

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Food as a Language: Bok-Choy

To continue our food as a language exploration we explored the Bok-Choy vegetable. As we let our children explore different types of foods we provide them the chance to broaden their horizons in order to encourage healthier eating habits for the future. Continue reading

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Light Photography

One week the children participated in the light photography project. These pictures will not only update the class mural, but will showcase a piece of our ongoing study of light with the children. Continue reading

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