It seems like it has taken a long time, but our caterpillars are finally in the chrysalis stage! bring out your butterfly journal that you started with the caterpillars last week. This entry will be about the chrysalis. Attached you can find a picture of what they look like. You can take a close look […]

A “Cake” & a Cat & a Cupcake

In the Purple Room, we love to decorate and get messy, whether it’s with oobleck, glue, paint,or playdough. We also love to celebrate birthdays! Today’s activity is “cake decorating!” All you’ll need is… a cardboard box shaving cream or paint or glue (or a mixture of all three if you’re feeling brave)! some buttons, glitter […]

Make a Chef’s Hat!

As we have begun the week of cooking and baking, have children put on their aprons, find their spoons, and mix up some fun! Cooking involves all of the senses and provides a meaningful way for children to use numerous skills. As you take part in our Cooking Challenge, remind children good health habits: washing […]


Today we are going to talk about measuring! We all have a tape measure that came with the grass and lima bean growing project we dropped off, so we thought it would be fun to use the tape measure in other ways! First, listen to “Inch By Inch” by Leo Lioni Second, let’s go on […]