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Fun Filled Annual Mom’s Night Out

Many of our wonderful mothers participated in a fun night on the town on January 23rd at our annual Mom’s Night Out event planned by the 10th Street Events Committee. This tradition started as a way for our moms to celebrate each other and 10th Street preschool’s wonderful community outside of school. Moms from toddler […]

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Fun Making Gingerbread Houses With Purple Group

The following post is shared by 10th Street parent Heather Piper (Emily Blumenthal’s mom). Alyssa and I had so much fun making gingerbread houses with our children, Michael Goddard and Emily Blumenthal, and the rest of the Purple Group.  Here is how we did it: STEP 1 With a a pizza cutter, saw a graham cracker into […]

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The Magic Of Poetry With Children

Wanted to share this excellent article by Hedda Sharapan and associated video on introducing poetry to children to cultivate their vocabulary and imagination. Video: Mr. Rogers and May Sarton Read Poetry Together Article: Time for A Rhyme My special thanks to Hedda Sharapan, for sending this magical piece of history that is and will always be current, relevant […]

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Our Preschoolers Respond: What Are You Grateful For?

At 10th Street,  we take every opportunity to teach gratitude & kindness.  In the spirit of Thanksgiving, 10th Street parent Heather Piper(Emily Blumenthal’s mom) did an interesting activity with the children and asked them what they are grateful for. The post below by Heather gives a peak into their mind and shares candid response that will […]

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My Day As Parent Volunteer With Thursday Purple Group

Parents often wonder how one can volunteer at school, so we requested a few parents to share their experience. The following post is shared by 10th Street parent Heather Piper (Emily Blumenthal’s mom). Yesterday I volunteered with Lisa and the Thursday Purple Group.  We read a book about opening a lemonade stand. The children made their own books, with the […]

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