Teacher's Corner Blog

3, 2, 1, Blast Off!

The kids have been learning about space. From watching a Rocket demonstration put on by Ripon College, to making space suits and lots of other fun activities in between. If you would like to keep the learning going at home check out these craft ideas linked below. Another great resource is the library for books about space!  

Galaxy Slime

Moon Rock Smash

Constellation Flashlight

Space Jet Pack

DIY Telescope

Warmer Weather

What a beautiful weekend! The weather was awesome! Now that it is nice outside we want to spend as much time as possible soaking up the vitamin D before we have to hibernate in the winter. Here are some quick and yummy dinner ideas to spend less time in the kitchen and more time outside playing! 

Dorito Chicken Casserole 

Crockpot Ranch Chicken

Cheater Korean Beef

Oriental Ramen Broccoli Coleslaw

Pepperoni and Cheese Crescents (Pizza Roll-Ups)

Oven Baked Chicken Faitjas

Tuna and Black Bean Wraps

Earth Day

Earth Day is very quickly approaching! What are some great toddler activities to help promote Earth Day? You could start the conversation about recycling and demonstrate how your family recycles, recycle items into a craft project - toilet paper rolls are fantastic for this, visit the recycling center, or pick up trash at a local park. Below are a few fun ideas to include for Earth Day with some learning mixed in. 

 

Paper making from shredded paper - This link even shows how to add seeds to the paper to make them plant-able!!

 

Alphabet trash pick up