Peace

On Thursday, November 10th we talked about the poppy that children have seen people wearing and what it means.  Talking about peace with preschoolers is not simple but thanks to Todd Parr, author of the Peace Book, it is a little easier to discuss. After reading the story, Teacher Cindy asked Read more…

Delight in Simple Materials

What do you do with towels, ladders, wooden sticks and some embroidery hoops?   Imaginary play! (and help the teacher a little while you’re at it) With great delight, two girls played “rescue” together. They propped up two ladders onto the climber to make seats for their rescue vehicle. Small sticks Read more…

A Typical Day at Sidney Preschool

It was just another day at preschool with busy, happy, engaged children everywhere. In the art area, children worked on mini paintings using q-tips as the paint brushes and bits of dough as the glue. In the block area the children built and decorated a space ship and then traveled Read more…