From the Director’s Desk
Spring has sprung! We are looking forward with excitement to the warmer weather and springtime flowers. Easter this month is on April 4th. Discovery Corner will have its annual Egg Hunt on April 2nd, 2010.
Preschool and Pre-k had their annual Hop-A-Thon for the Muscular Dystrophy Association last week. The school donated $50.00 toward this important cause. I believe this is a great way for the children to learn about their muscles, physical disabilities, and the concept that “everybody’s different, nobody’s perfect.”
During the week of April 11 to 17th, we will be celebrating the
“Week of the Young Child”. This year the theme is “Early Years are Learning Years”. During the week, we will be handing out information from local libraries and Barnes & Nobel on celebrations they will be holding for the week of the young child. On Wednesday April 14th we are asking that all the children come to school dressed up as one of their favorite book characters.
In addition, this month is the celebration of Earth Day. The teachers will be focusing on the importance of the environment while participating in outdoor activities and art activities.
Finally, we are sending out parent surveys that need to be returned by April, 9th. Your opinion is valuable to me and I hope everyone fills out the forms and return them.
Reminder about our Parent Referral Program!
Refer a family to us and after the child has been enrolled for 90 days, receive 1 week tuition free.
4/2/10 Egg Hunt
4/2/10 Good Friday
4/4/10 Easter Sunday
4/9/10 Pre-K Field Trip
4/11-17 Week of the Young
4/14/10- Children come dressed up as their favorite book characters.
4/22/10 Earth Day
4/23/10 FAMILY POTTERY
Earth Day 2010
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4/02 Addision L.
4/03 Katie K.
4/08 Jaden W.
4/28 Keaton L.
4/29 Miss. Keysha
If we missed anyone we are sorry.
Our new family of the month are the Yampolsky family. Jacob and Isaac are currently in our Pre-K classroom and have been apart of Discovery Corner since the Juniors classroom. I hope everyone takes the time to congratulate them on being the new family of the month.
Pre-K Field Trip
This month the Pre-K classroom is visiting the Philadelphia Zoo. The bus will be leaving Discovery Corner at 9:00am and will be returning from the zoo by 3:00pm.
Parsons Center for the Arts is hosting
a family pottery night
here at Discovery Corner
On Friday, April 23, 2010 from 4pm-6pm.
I hope everyone can try to leave work a little
Early and enjoy a fun activity with your child. The cost for the event is $6.00 per person.
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