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 to eat the yummy food that comes from it!
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 […]
Here at PBELC we get butterflies that visit us every year on our milkweed plant! Children get to watch metamorphosis as the caterpillar makes the change into a butterfly. We watch the caterpillar chomp down on the leaves of our milkweed, form into a chrysalis, and then finally become a beautiful butterfly. This process is […]
We are getting so excited about what’s growing in our garden! We have some yummy strawberries coming in. We were counting how many strawberries are growing, what colors we see, and how the color of a strawberry starts from green and changes to white and then to red. We also talked about how strawberries are […]
Every year we start a fresh garden that the children get to enjoy watering, picking, and eating! This year we are growing strawberries, tomatoes, bell peppers, squash, rosemary, jalapeños, and milk weed for the butterflies. It is so cool watching our garden grow, and even better sharing the yummy things that come out of it!
What makes us unique and different from other preschools you might ask? Our backyard is HUGE! We spend most of our time outside where children are free to explore different centers set up based on the curriculum theme. We have a sand box, an area for children to ride bikes/drive cars, a jump house, a […]
Here at PBELC we have lots of fun learning how to plant, grow, and harvest fruits and vegetables. In our garden we have zucchini, carrots, tomatoes, jalapeños, sweet peppers, and rosemary. The children water the plants every day and when it ready to harvest the children get to pick them and eat what they have […]