Fire Safety Week 2018

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Our Little Schoolers had a special visit from the Waldwick Fire Department on Tuesday, October 9! Our students have been learning all about Fire Safety during Fire Prevention Week and impressed the fire fighters with their knowledge of Stop, Drop, and Roll as well as Emergency Procedures.

Follow the link for more photos:

https://photos.app.goo.gl/JVuk9gNykbF84M9F6

 

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Johnny Appleseed’s Birthday Party!

 

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What a wonderful back to school season it’s been so far!

We began our apple theme earlier this month with a lesson on legendary pioneer Johnny Chapman, who was born on September 26, 1774. Johnny was known to many as Johnny Appleseed, and was a pioneer who introduced apple trees to large parts of Pennsylvania, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, and West Virginia. He became an American legend due to his kind and generous ways, and his leadership in conservation.

We celebrated on Johnny’s real birthday, September 26th, with a ton of apple fun that included apple picking, tasting and graphing our favorite apples. We had lots of fun learning activities and singing about Johnny Appleseed!

Here are some photo highlights below!

 

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Back to School!

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Students had so much fun during their Orientation Days at The Little School, reconnecting with friends and meeting new ones! Painting, play dough, and fun in the play room were just some of the exciting activities our Little Schoolers enjoyed. We are looking forward to another amazing year of fun and learning at The Little School.

 

Visit the link to see more pictures from our Orientation Days:

https://photos.app.goo.gl/1LbpEQd7NQm4siuH8

 

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Dino-mite week at The Little School Summer Camp!

 

Digging for fossils at The Little School Summer Camp

Digging for fossils at The Little School Summer Camp

Our Preschool Summer Campers had a great Dino Week at The Little School of Waldwick Summer Camp. Last week, our little campers became junior paleontologists! They learned about dinosaurs, explored the earth, dug for fossils and exhibited their findings last Friday afternoon!

 

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Having fun at The Little School of Waldwick Summer Camp

Having fun at The Little School of Waldwick Summer Camp

Having fun at The Little School of Waldwick Summer Camp

Having fun at The Little School of Waldwick Summer Camp

Digging for fossils at The Little School of Waldwick Summer Camp

Digging for fossils at The Little School of Waldwick Summer Camp

Having fun at The Little School of Waldwick Summer Camp

Having fun at The Little School of Waldwick Summer Camp

Digging for fossils at The Little School of Waldwick Summer Camp

Digging for fossils at The Little School of Waldwick Summer Camp

Having fun at The Little School of Waldwick Summer Camp

Having fun at The Little School of Waldwick Summer Camp

Little Paleontologists at The Little School of Waldwick

Little Paleontologists at The Little School of Waldwick

Students explore fossils during Dinosaur Week at The Little School Summer Camp

Students explore fossils during Dinosaur Week at The Little School Summer Camp

 

Camp goes Camping – The Great Outdoors

 

Roasting marshmallows at The Little School of Waldwick campground.

Roasting marshmallows at The Little School of Waldwick campground.

 

Crisp air, trees, birds, butterflies, and so much s’more!… The Little School of Waldwick campers had their backpacks ready and set up their tents for a fun week of camping! We got the campfire started as we learned how much fun a week of the great outdoors can be! Campers enjoyed a nature walk and camp cookout right here at The Little School campground!

 

Looking through binoculars on a nature walk near The Little School of Waldwick

Looking through binoculars on a nature walk near The Little School of Waldwick

Discovering flowers.

Discovering flowers.

So much to discover on our nature walk at The Little School Summer Camp

So much to discover on our nature walk at The Little School Summer Camp

Searching for the perfect addition to his nature walk collection.

Searching for the perfect addition to his nature walk collection.

Searching for the perfect addition to his nature walk collection.

Searching for the perfect addition to his nature walk collection.

Collecting things for a nature walk collage at The Little School.

Collecting things for a nature walk collage at The Little School.

Searching for the perfect addition to his nature walk collection.

Searching for the perfect addition to his nature walk collection.

Roasting marshmallows at The Little School of Waldwick campground.

Roasting marshmallows at The Little School of Waldwick campground.

Roasting marshmallows at The Little School of Waldwick campground.

Roasting marshmallows at The Little School of Waldwick campground.

 

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Teddy Bear Spring Picnic

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The beautiful Spring weather on Friday was a cause for celebration. Especially because our Teddy Bears finally woke up from Hibernation! Here at the Little School of Waldwick, we enjoyed a picnic lunch with our bears as they emerged from their Winter Hibernation Cave. Our afternoon, preschool enrichment class had a special spelling Egg Hunt to find the letters H-O-P as we hop into Spring!

Click the link to see pictures from our special spring day!
https://photos.app.goo.gl/E0txrwh1znkfSfiJ2

 

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Dental Health Week

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Today, students of the Little School of Waldwick, had a special visit from Dental Hygienist Ms. AnnMarie (mother of our very own Ms. Alissa)! Our Little Schoolers impressed her with their knowledge of dental health. They identified healthy and non-healthy choices to keep teeth strong and sparkling. Students even had a chance to test some of her special dental tools!

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100th Day of School Celebration!

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Today, our preschool students, celebrated 100 days of Fun and Learning at The Little School of Waldwick! We walked around the building in 100 steps, jumped up and down 100 times, and even had 100 shaped grilled cheese for lunch!

Follow this link for full album of photos from today: https://photos.app.goo.gl/TrgkrKLnVJCojPXH2

 

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Love-ly Valentine Celebration!

 

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Love is in the air at The Little School of Waldwick today! Our preschool students had so much fun celebrating the special day with a Valentine Exchange, Pink Pancakes with heart strawberries, and even made pink play dough!

Click the link to see the full album of photos

https://photos.app.goo.gl/riPPdhzA18Xh6mWD3

 

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Nature Walk

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How lucky our preschool students were to have such great weather on their Nature Walk last week! Our students from Building One of The Little School of Waldwick, went on a Science Exploration Nature Walk to get a first hand look at what they have been learning about during their science lesson. We explored the changing color of leaves, different leaf shapes, pine cones and more! Visit us on Facebook for photos from the science adventure. Like and follow our page to receive notifications when photos are added!
 
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