Water Properties and Biomes

The Owls are studying the properties of water and then will move to talking about water biomes. We are so excited to do some hands-on stuff in science, but everyone needs to be prepared. Send some boots that can get dirty that stay here. Send an old t-shirt to cover...

Looking Ahead

In March, we are talking about bowling with the Falcons, visiting Tellus Museum with the Owls, a trip to cook with the Owls one morning at a real restaurant!, a Hummingbird story hour at Northlake Library each week, and the usual St. Pat’s crazy lunch at the...

Door Letter for Week #25

Busy week but happy week! Tuesday  (Feb. 21)–Spanish is today for all the groups and the gymnastic girls leave at 4:30 for their afternoon gym class. Owls and Hummingbirds go to John’s Homestead this afternoon to look at the water biome there for half an...

Week #24

Busy week. I’ll get right to it. Everyone that owes for afterschool for January, please get your checks in. That money pays for staffing afterschool.  Such a gorgeous morning. We have so much to look forward to! This week is the beginning of the long food drive....

Swimming Begins Again!!

The Hummingbirds will begin swimming lessons with the YMCA on February 13th and they will run through the 2nd week of April. They need a swimsuit, ties for hair, a towel, and a check made out to the YM for $45.00. This is a miracle price–usually, it’s...

Door Letter for Week 23

We have some interesting stuff to begin this week, including a “cricket biome” put together by the Falcons. I discovered the crickets are on sale at Wal-mart, so we’ll be able to buy some rather than trying to find some. The little kids have...