This year has been a whirlwind of changes for everyone, but here at PBELC we wanted children to have some form of normal to celebrate Halloween in a safe way. This year we created our own pumpkin patch here at school! Children were able to pick their pumpkin and decorate it with silly sticker faces [...]
This week we had a blast getting in the fall mood and baking some mini pumpkin and apple pies! Every child got to participate in helping measure out ingredients, mixing, and shaping dough into the pan. It smelled so delicious in our preschool! When everything was done every child got to take home a sweet [...]
This month at PBELC we will be talking a lot about how to be "Fantastic Friends". It is so important for children this age to learn how to be a good friend. Some topics we will be covering are sharing, patience, taking turns, differences, kindness, and emotions. This week, we have started to read books [...]
Here at PBELC we follow a curriculum called Gee Whiz. Each month we do art, centers/activities, games, and read stories all based on the theme each month. The children have so much fun learning something new every month!
Here at PBELC we have a beautiful garden with so many yummy fruits and veggies! In our garden we have tomatoes, squash, jalapeños, habaneros, strawberries, blueberries, sweet peppers, mint, lavender, and rosemary. Children have had so much fun watching our garden grow and love to eat the yummy food that comes from it!
We have harvested some yummy fruits and vegetables from our garden! The children have had so much fun watching our fruits and vegetables grow, and we will have so much more coming soon. Not only is it fun to watch them grow, but it gets the children excited about eating healthy foods! Every morning the [...]
Here at PBELC we are constantly working on getting our kids ready for kindergarten! Not only do they practice writing, they practice phonics, story comprehension, and mathematics. Most of all, they are learning how to sit in a classroom setting by participating in circle time every day. They also learn problem-solving skills when playing with [...]
Did you know that we have a tortoise named Daisy!? The kids have so much fun watching her when she comes out to visit! This is great practice for young children to learn how to behave around animals. Not only that, children get to learn about Daisy. We talk about fast vs. slow, hard vs. [...]
This months theme is called “Backyard Adventures”! We will be learning about all kinds of insects and plants that we find in our backyard. We are so excited because it is almost time to watch our butterflies emerge from the chrysalis! It is going to be a fun month of backyard adventures for us here [...]
This month we have been talking a lot about how to stretch and exercise so our body stays healthy! In the morning we do a few stretches to make sure our bodies are ready for the day. We have a large backyard for children to run and get those muscles moving. We have a balance [...]